If you’re a member of the not very exclusive club called the Pouting Pundits of Pessimism, you couldn’t wait for the July employment report. It was going to confirm your weak economy mantra. Oops! It was a slap in the face. Jobs, wages and hours all beat expectations and even the labor force showed healthy growth.
Identity thieves and credit card scammers are more relentless than ever in their pursuit of your personal financial information, and as more people are opting to conduct their shopping and their financial transactions online, the number of scams increases proportionately. Armed with nothing more than a computer keyboard and a geek’s knowledge of how to prowl the cloud, they work 24/
Although the stock prices are trading near their all-time highs, it hasn’t exactly been a joy ride for retirees who are counting on their retirement plans for a lifetime of income. The type of unruly market action that we have seen over the last few months always unleashes a flurry of “expert” commentary that seems to be directed at those who are most vulnerable to flash