Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 7:05 am
By Judy Martel ·

The late rock star left a fortune to his kids, but one of them won’t get the money just yet.

Friday, May 08, 2015 7:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

Everybody ought to have an estate plan, but if you have no spouse, it is particularly important to put your wishes in writing.

Monday, August 25, 2014 6:05 am
By Judy Martel ·

Trusts can ensure privacy and signify intent, but only if they are carefully drafted.

Friday, January 25, 2013 6:05 am
By David McMillin ·

A new survey shows that consumers around the world don’t trust the banking industry, but the numbers are beginning to look better for banks in the U.S. Why?

Wednesday, January 09, 2013 2:47 pm
By Judy Martel ·

Honey Boo Boo and her sisters won’t get to spend their earnings until they are 21.