“Green light” for the U.S. economy?

“Green light” for the U.S. economy?

With Labor Day now in the rearview mirror, most schools are back in session, and fall weather is going to be very welcome in many parts of the U.S. It has been a brutally hot summer in several regions, including my home base in Connecticut. Sunday’s heat index here...
Picking up the rest of the team

Picking up the rest of the team

Like many of you, I am sure, I’ve always been a huge baseball fan—whether as a player myself or following a Major League Baseball team. My “fandom” goes back to about age 6, when I started to collect baseball cards and became a “Phillie Phanatic” (though that...
The importance of being “money smart”

The importance of being “money smart”

Did you know that April is Financial Literacy Month? And that this week is Money Smart Week? Financial Literacy Month was designated officially by the United States Senate in 2004, via Resolution 316, during the administration of George W. Bush. (Interestingly,...