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How To Divorce-Proof Your Business: The ESOP Or Property Settlement

Jeffrey A. Landers | Posted 06.13.2011 | Divorce
Jeffrey A. Landers

If, for whatever reason, your husband is entitled to an ownership interest in your business and you don't want to be partners after the divorce...

Lockboxes and Lunchboxes: Krauthammer vs. Social Security

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Charles Krauthammer wants you to know two things: There's no "lockbox" for Social Security and there's no such thing as a free lunch. He's wrong about Social Security, but first things first: Let's do lunch.

Senior Bashing Is Back in Season

Bernard Starr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bernard Starr

How can Social Security possibly reduce debt? It might sound too good to be true. But in this case, it is true.

Social Security: The "IOU ... Nothin'" Argument Strikes Again

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Employees and employers paid into the Social Security fund for the sole purpose of providing benefits. Politicians raided the kitty to borrow the funds for other purposes. We as a nation have an ethical responsibility to pay it back.

The Trust Fund and the Baby Boom

Joe Minarik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Joe Minarik

Recently, I suggested a legislative deal in which repair of Social Security's finances would motivate Congress to enact economic stimulus.

Trust Funders Losers: Parents Pulling Their Support In Wake Of Recession

New York Times | CHRISTINE HAUGHNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

For the past five years, Ernie DiGiacomo has been able to count on parents to guarantee the $1,500 to $2,500 rents he charges for the 15 apartments he...

McCain Salutes Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" Speech

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martin Lewis

McCain: I have a dream that one day all men will live out the true meaning of my creed: "We hold these first wives to be self-evidently dump-able (especially if they have gained a lot of weight after a severely disfiguring car accident).

McCain's MLK Moment: "I Have A McDream!"

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martin Lewis

"I am grateful for the fact that I have a wonderful life. I spent some years without a kitchen table, without a chair, and I know what it's like to b...