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The Anomaly of Greed

Dan Solin | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business
Dan Solin

I imagine it's easier to engage in illegal conduct when you don't know the victim. When hedge fund managers engage in insider trading, they don't know who is on the other side of the trade. I assume they believe it's a victimless crime. They are mistaken.

The 14-year-old Stock Picker Who Speaks the Truth

Beth Kobliner | Posted 10.06.2013 | Business
Beth Kobliner

The fact is, kids need to know that the buy 'em and hold 'em philosophy actually gives you the best chance to accumulate money -- and even that doesn't come with any guarantee.

The New York Times Is Wrong: Investing Is Science, Not Art

Dan Solin | Posted 06.02.2013 | Business
Dan Solin

Imagine trusting your life savings to an investment professional who can't articulate a scientific basis for her recommendations. Are you really supposed to rely on some ill-defined "art" and hope for the best?

Are You Living Beyond Your Means?

Grant Cardone | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business
Grant Cardone

We have all known people who lived a life they cannot afford, on credit they can not repay and then end up in financial ruin and embarrassment. Here are some easy ways to identify if someone is living beyond their means.

Boy Steals $4,000 From Parents For Candy

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.09.2012 | Money

Imagine a kid in a candy store. Now imagine a kid in a candy store with $4,000 to spend. A nine-year-old Ukrainian boy spent nearly $4,000 at a ca...

Catherine New

This Guy Stole A Man's Life Savings

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 07.18.2012 | Money

On a Tuesday morning earlier this month, Farhan Khan sat down for his milk and toast at his home in the Dallas suburbs. The 32-year-old engineer opene...

Madoff and Miracles: How I Lost My Life's Savings and a Poem Saved My Life

Kim Rosen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kim Rosen

Poetry is a direct route to the riches of the interior life. It is available to everyone at any hour of the day or night, and it doesn't cost a thing.

The Mailer That Put the Final Nail in the McCain Campaign Coffin

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

It's hard to imagine that after eight years of Bush, most Americans not concluding that the GOP and its governing approach have caused their pain, their loss, and their fear for the future.