Archive for April 2015

Retirement and Social Security

  If you make any money, the government shoves you in the creek once a year with it in your pockets, and all that don’t get wet you can keep. —  Will Rogers This week my students are discussing retirement planning, and noted in their textbook that the Social Security trust fund will be depleted…

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Fraud Today, April 20, 2015

Our local CBS affiliate has provided very good coverage of the Money Smart Week events at http://wlfi.com/2015/04/14/tippecanoe-countys-events-for-money-smart-weekand http://wlfi.com/2015/04/17/learn-identity-protection-at-financial-fraud-seminar.   This morning it also reported about a local business that was a victim of fraud – one in which a caller claimed to be from the electric company and the business owner, even knowing that she had…

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