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From the Money Matters Desk: Tough Financial Questions

Dec 4, 2004
Do you ever talk about your will? Your health? Your finances? These subjects are tough to begin with ... but they're even tougher when you're talking to your aging parents. On this week's Money Matters .... Kai learns the best way to approach delicate conversations. Susan Piver shares tips from her book "The Hard Questions for Adult Children and Their Aging Parents."
Posted In: Investing

"Buzzword": Regulation NMS

Dec 4, 2004
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, Sound Money brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance -- "Regulation NMS." You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?
Posted In: Investing

Mailbag for December 4, 2004

Dec 4, 2004
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week: advice on tracking down an old 401k, investing in the real estate market, and setting aside money for traveling.
Posted In: Investing, Retirement, Savings

The "Straight Story": Elliot Spitzer, Outsourcing, and Guns-N-Roses

Nov 28, 2004
It's time once again for economics editor Chris Farrell is to help you sort out what's smart, what's stupid and what's the Straight Story. Elliot Spitzer, Outsourcing, and Guns-N-Roses... what do these items have in common? Chris has the answer.
Posted In: Investing

The "Buzzword": Black Friday

Nov 28, 2004
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, Sound Money brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance - "Black Friday." You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?
Posted In: Economy, Investing, Jobs

Mailbag for November 27, 2004

Nov 28, 2004
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week: advice on selecting an international stock fund, speculating with stocks, and listening to a financial planner's advice.
Posted In: Investing

Windfall Woes

Nov 20, 2004
If a lot of money fell in your lap - would you know what to do with it? Patrick Hirsch reports on what to do with a windfall.
Posted In: Investing

Mailbag for November 20, 2004

Nov 20, 2004
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week: advice on picking a CD or a money market account, investing in real estate investment trusts, and the best way to be generous.
Posted In: Charity, Investing, Savings

"Straight Story": Ownership Society

Nov 14, 2004
It's time once again for economics editor Chris Farrell to help you sort out what's smart, what's stupid and what's the 'Straight Story.' Politicians are throwing the term “ownership society” around. But what does that really mean?
Posted In: Investing

Mailbag for November 13, 2004

Nov 14, 2004
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week: advice on handling finances in a marriage, saving in a tax deferred account, and starting a retirement plan as an older adult.
Posted In: Investing, Savings

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