The lies your financial advisor tells you (and how to spot them)

When it comes to getting advice — especially financial advice — truth can be such a relative thing. Read more “The lies your financial advisor tells you (and how to spot them)”

Why you shouldn’t stay home for spring break

This spring break, stay home.

That’s the advice the experts are offering this month, and with good reason: Between the Zika virus, drug wars, and the usual indignities of travel, that’s the kind of advice every nervous mother in America will second.
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Yes, there’s a better way to advocate for consumers – here it is

If you’re like me, you’re always looking for a better way to do things.

So when John Baker, one of our longtime contributors and moderators, suggested we add a forum to the site a few months ago, I was intrigued.
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When it comes to travel advice, who can you trust?

Not all “word of mouth” advice is the same. Here are a few thoughts on whose advice you can — and can’t — trust.

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My advice to travelers? Get lost

Just go.
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