Escaping Debt But Not the Guilt

Picked up the phone in my above-garage office – something I almost never do. (My time there is meant to be devoted to writing fiction.) A lady on the line first asked for K and then for K’s husband. She told me we were past-due on a cable bill. “But...

Bubble Market Refugees

As a financial editor, I learned to look at stocks like a business. The numbers have to make sense. The price you’re paying has to have some reasonable relationship to the company you’re buying – its sales and earnings. That’s why, before the...