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November 17, 2017
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
FARGO — While some may be looking for an identity to steal, according to area fraud officers, other holiday shoppers are looking for the best...
November 17, 2017 - 8:15am
November 11, 2017
Wealth column: 3 life events that can change your finances
Picture this: You're at the hospital. You and your loved ones are hovering around the nursery window staring down at the newest member of your...
November 11, 2017 - 11:30am
October 16, 2017
The average American family will get $4,000 from tax cuts, Trump team says
The White House is making a promise: The average American family would get a $4,000 raise under President Donald Trump's tax plan. Critics have...
October 16, 2017 - 8:25am
September 29, 2017
Report: Family-owned businesses are doing better than the rest
People like to complain about their families. But when it comes to making money, it's the family-owned businesses that seem to be doing it best. That's the conclusion from a report issued this week by Credit Suisse. The report, surveying the principal members of 900 family-owned firms...
September 29, 2017 - 2:51pm
September 27, 2017
Living lighter: Reduce stress and save money with minimalism
FARGO — For many, the American dream is a large home (with a payment attached), a storage unit full of belongings (they have no use for) and...
September 27, 2017 - 11:44am
August 21, 2017
To refinance or not? Grads explore paths to debt-free living
FARGO — After college, graduates look forward to their next rite of passage — not their first promotion or buying their first home...
August 21, 2017 - 6:14am
July 6, 2017
Wealth Enhancement Column: Financial planning tips to help singles make the most of their independence
Conversations surrounding financial planning are often presented in the context of how married couples can navigate retirement together. What...
July 6, 2017 - 3:39pm
March 30, 2017
Being 26: A money checkup for biggest U.S. age group
NEW YORK - Callan Olive is about as adult as you can get for a 26-year-old. She and her husband, Isaac, who is also 26, own a house near Chicago...
March 30, 2017 - 9:30pm
December 16, 2016
Wealth Enhancement Column: The 4 Key Elements of Your 'Retirement Paycheck'
During your working years, you typically have a good sense of how much you'll earn each month. This allows you to forecast, based on your budget,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:40pm
July 1, 2016
Commentary: How you can help children establish financial independence
Independence is in the air this holiday weekend and, for financial advisors like us, that includes thinking about financial independence. Financial independence is one of the most important lessons you can give your children (or grandchildren for grandma and grandpa). Here are the...
July 1, 2016 - 6:37pm
April 9, 2016
Commentary: Can your financial plan really fit on an index card?
As a general rule, the simpler you can make a task or a goal, the easier it will be for you to complete the task or accomplish the goal. It's...
April 9, 2016 - 12:13am
Commentary: Money tips for second marriages
Financial squabbles are one of the most frequently cited reasons for divorce. But if you're heading into your second marriage, or think you may...
October 9, 2015 - 11:26pm
June 12, 2015
Commentary: Will you be spending too much in retirement?
Thinking about spending in retirement used to be something retirees didn't have to do. Many workers had the benefit of an annuitized pension...
June 12, 2015 - 10:33pm
April 24, 2015
Commentary: Investing's new mantra: location, location, location
What does investing have to do with real estate? Well, you likely know the real estate agents' mantra: location, location, location. That same...
April 24, 2015 - 11:32pm
April 17, 2015
Commentary: What to consider when choosing your retirement date
Age 65 has historically been used as a benchmark for retirement. But with longer life spans and, consequently, longer retirements, you may want...
April 17, 2015 - 9:23pm