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September 15, 2020 Sep. 15, 2020

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: Last summer, our family spent all of our time helping my newly widowed mother-in-law fix... Read More

July 28, 2020 Jul. 28, 2020

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My daughter is getting married in two weeks. My 80-year-old mother-in-law is unable to a... Read More

Putting a Price Tag on Brotherhood Apr. 12, 2020

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: Eight years ago, my brother asked me to support his network marketing work by purchasing... Read More

The Corona Car Mar. 25, 2020

Peters' Garage

There actually is a Corona — not the virus, the car. Toyota sold it as recently in as 2001 in ... Read More

2020 Ford Escape/Hybrid Feb. 25, 2020

Peters' Garage

The Ford Escape has been around for 20 years, and while a lot has changed during those years, a lot ... Read More

2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Nov. 19, 2019

Peters' Garage

Given that the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross costs a bit more than its better-equipped rivals — mod... Read More

Art by Kinkade and Hockney Jan. 16, 2019

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I have four original oil paintings by Thomas Kinkade. I bought them about 25 years a... Read More

Paris Burned; What Can We Learn? Dec. 06, 2018

Jackie Gingrich Cushman

While French President Emmanuel Macron was in Buenos Aires for the G-20 meeting, thousands of French... Read More

Breaking the Gift Limit? Nov. 12, 2018

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: With the upcoming gift season, I have a question regarding dollar limits set by clubs. S... Read More

Siblings Split May. 09, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My husband is the youngest of seven siblings. While they are all successful, some are mo... Read More

Gun Control Movement Polar Opposite of Civil Rights Movement Mar. 28, 2018

Star Parker

Covering the pro-gun control March for Our Lives in Washington, CNN ran a headline that read, "They'... Read More

Oil Has a Price. Wildlife? Priceless Nov. 14, 2017

Froma Harrop

The Bible tells how Esau sold his birthright for a "mess of pottage." It is a lesson on the foolishn... Read More

4 Millennial Misconceptions About Entrepreneurship Oct. 10, 2017

Succeeding in Your Business

'Tis business plan competition season once again. This time of year, I spend lots of time traveling ... Read More

The Price Rises on Houston's 'Cheap' Housing Sep. 05, 2017

Froma Harrop

As the floodwaters recede, much of Houston's famously "affordable" housing may seem less of a bargai... Read More

How Much to Offer Feb. 05, 2017

House Calls

Dear Mrs. Lank: We have been house hunting for several months, and we are ready to write up an offer... Read More

3 Simple Ways to Beat Retailers at Their Own Games Jan. 31, 2017

Everyday Cheapskate

Retailers work hard to get our money. They offer special promotions and put other tactics into play,... Read More

A Case of a Misleading Stock Price Dec. 14, 2016

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 2,000 shares of Pernix Therapeutics Holdings in June for 50 cents a share. ... Read More

Trump's Self-Defeating Trade Policy Dec. 11, 2016

Steve Chapman

Opposition to free trade was to Donald Trump's campaign what burgers are to McDonald's: not the enti... Read More

Oil Tax and Roth IRAs Nov. 23, 2016

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: Please answer the following two questions for me. A co-worker believes that Congress... Read More

Can You Have Your Subsidized Peanut Butter Cake and Eat It, Too? Jul. 28, 2016

Veronique de Rugy

The federal government is packed full of crony programs, such as the Export-Import Bank and the etha... Read More