| Dec 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Dear Liz: I think I have a phobia about spending money. I'm a young professional who has devoted a lot of time to building up my savings account. I also contribute sizable amounts to my 401(k) and IRA each month. I pay off my credit cards each month,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Occasionally there is an opinion piece in the papers so clear in its analysis of a problem, so convincing in its argumentation, and so authoritative in its judgment that, on finishing it, a reader is tempted to just stand up and cheer.
That's what I felt...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Dear Liz: Recently my mother passed away. My brother and I were fortunate enough to inherit a substantial amount of money from her life insurance. My brother and I do not want to spend this money and have placed the funds in brokerage accounts. My...
| Apr 20, 2008
Dear Liz: I'm self-employed and have a Simplified Employee Pension account. Every year I borrow from an equity line to contribute the maximum to this account. My wife questions whether we are ahead by doing this. I say yes because we obviously save on the...
| May 24, 2012
| 12:28 PM
When the debt bomb explodes and the economy REALLY tanks you will probably run into people on the street asking “hey brother can you spare a million?” Far fetched? You may think so today but that means you’re not reading the news.
| Jun 21, 2012
| 12:55 PM
When protecting your loved ones during a disaster, do not forget to also think ahead and safeguard your finances.
The first must-do is to put copies of your insurance policies, identification and bank account records in at least two places, with one...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Four days after Super Bowl XLVI, Fox59 has learned two big Indianapolis conventions have inquired about using Georgia Street as part of their activities.
According to Chris Gahl, VP of Marketing and Communications for the Indianapolis Convention and...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 12:13 PM
“Ripped off, taken, scammed,” said Ashley Everman, about how she felt after trying to get a rapid anticipation loan, which she thought would provide her with $1,500 within 24 hours of filing her taxes.
She said she did not find out until...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:24 PM
The final set of monthly jobs data before Tuesday's presidential election provided both campaigns fodder to drive home their closing arguments on jobs and the economy, with President Barack Obama's team arguing the numbers show the economy on the...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 11:18 AM
A total of 30,000 firefighters from across the country and around the globe are in the Circle City this week for the annual Fire Department Instructors Conference.
On Monday, hundreds of firefighters took part in hands-on training using real life...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
About 60,000 service members will receive a cut of $96 million in settlements that federal regulators announced Tuesday with student loan servicer Sallie Mae over allegations that its terms violated service members' rights. Authorities alleged Sallie...
| May 9, 2011
| 4:34 PM
FDIC Chairwoman Sheila C. Bair will step down on July 8, the agency said. Bair's departure from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. had been expected. Her five-year term as chairwoman ends next month, and she was clear in stating that......