Posts by Michael Koretzky
Feb 28, 2011 - There’s a buzz about electric cars, but even their owners have some words of warning.
Feb 27, 2011 - A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the web. This week: making corsages out of denim, catching mice with beer, the ABCs of contracts, making free phone calls, and check yourself before you wreck your electronics.
Feb 24, 2011 - Welcome to America Saves Week 2011. Are you doing your part by setting some money aside? If not, here's some help.
Feb 24, 2011 - In today's headlines: The government may be heading for a shutdown and gas may be heading to $5 a gallon, but consumer confidence is high and retirement savings are growing.
Feb 24, 2011 - While the recession has cut down on employees being tardy, it hasn't put a dent in the dumb excuses they give their bosses.
Feb 22, 2011 - In today's roundup: College costs, coffee prices, and oil are all going up – and so are sales of Cuban cigars.
Feb 18, 2011 - Have you started your taxes yet? If not, here's a chance to win a $50 premium tax software package.
Feb 18, 2011 - In today's roundup: Sarah Palin says a government shutdown might be a good idea, state government workers protest to keep their pay, one in 10 U.S. Internet users are missing out, home prices are more affordable than ever, and Honda issues a massive recall.
Feb 17, 2011 - In today's roundup: Gas prices are up, wholesale prices are up, housing starts are up – but Borders is down and possibly out, and the same can be said for the human stars of Jeopardy.
Feb 16, 2011 - In today's roundup: Bankruptcies are still rising, but health insurance premiums may start dropping. Meanwhile, two stock markets merge, airfares climb (but not for everyone), and energy drinks might not give you energy.
Feb 15, 2011 - In today's roundup, Obama's budget doesn't cut as deep as Republicans want, but it does cut some weirdly obscure programs. Also: Money for the BP oil spill victims isn't flowing, China's economy is still growing, and unmarried couples are signing pre-nups.
Feb 14, 2011 - In today's roundup: Love in the office, mortgages on the rise, gas prices on a record pace, Obama under heat, and Lego in a battle.
Feb 11, 2011 - In today's roundup: Companies that pay pathetically little tax, an app that helps you pay your own taxes, a list of inflation-free foods, banks that are going bye-bye, and college students who marry for money.
Feb 10, 2011 - In today's roundup: The U.S. finds more oil, China needs more water, ID thieves prey on fewer victims, a fast-food chain loses much of its workforce to immigration raids, and some people think hoarding light bulbs is a bright idea.
Feb 09, 2011 - In today's roundup: Tax cheats get a second chance, smart phones get bragging rights, Amway investors get a settlement, Tac Bell customers get a free taco, and couples get sex advice - from economists.