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Savings Bonds

The Sad Story of Savings Bonds

Terry Savage | Posted 08.31.2014 | Money
Terry Savage

There was a time when millions of dollars of U.S. Savings bonds were sold in June - for graduation gifts, for wedding gifts, and just because of the p...

Junk Collector Finds Not Junk, Returns It To Owner

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.08.2012 | Business

When cleaning out an old home, be sure to do one of two things: Be very thorough, or hire really honest junk collectors. Doing the latter saved Mar...

College Bound and College Bonds

Dory Rand | Posted 10.25.2011 | Chicago
Dory Rand

With so much recent volatility in the financial markets, perhaps it is time to look again at offering safe and simple programs such as college savings bonds so that more of our children can have a chance to attend college.

10 Classic Public Service Ads that Changed a Nation (PHOTOS)

Posted 08.20.2011 | Impact

Since 1942, the non-profit Ad Council has been using the power of advertising for social good, educating Americans on important topics, and along the ...

Obama's Retirement Plan Needs More Nerve

Eric Schurenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eric Schurenberg

The president announced a handful of new initiatives designed to make it easier for American workers to save more for retirement, that makes use of behavioral economics.