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April 2010

Last update on: Sep 30 2019

April 29, 2010 03:30 p.m.
Wild week of headlines and more

The revived stock market and higher retail spending don’t indicate that all is back to normal, especially among the wealthy. They were scarred and changed by the financial crisis, the same as the rest of us. Even the ultra wealthy aren’t feeling so secure and are making permanent changes in the way they think, act, and spend. The Economist Intelligence Unit prepared a report summarizing seven key changes it identified among the wealthy. Like the rest of us, the wealthy learned to “trust no one,” especially the major institutions of finance and government. They’ve also adopted one of our long-time investment principles: Simple is beautiful. Interestingly, three of the seven changes are about philanthropy. Read a summary of the report and a link to it.

April 22, 2010 08:30 p.m.
Retirement fears, earnings, and more

April 15, 2010 10:00 a.m.
Income taxes, health care reform, and the economy

April 9, 2010 03:00 p.m.
Government profits, taxes, and more

April 2, 2010 10:30 a.m.
Aging Well and a Financial Round Up

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