- Your Voice
Sun City name change: My opinion
Feud is laughable and insulting
In October 1987, the Dow dropped 22 percent in one day. In 2000 the NASDAQ started a drop from 5,000 to 1,300. The Dow went from 14,000 in 2007 to 6,600 in 2009. OMG!
In the early '80s, gold bounced around $800 an ounce. In 2002, gold was at $300 an ounce. Ouch!
What is inflation? How will it affect you and your investments?
In the introduction to 'Bout Your Bucks, we talked about you becoming your own investment adviser.
"I have a 401k. How much interest does that earn?" Another one is: "My broker doesn't charge me anything. She gets her money from the mutual fund company. Besides, she has been my friend for years." Or, how about this one. "He told me I would make 20 percent the first year. Can a broker make a promise like that?"
Letters to the editor published in the December 16, 2009, edition of The Explorer.