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Your Mind on Money With F. Marc Ruiz

YOUR MIND ON MONEY: This time it may actually be different

I’ve been investing for over 20 years now. As my experience level continues to evolve I find myself more often looking through my own personal…

August 28, 2014 8:24 am

YOUR MIND ON MONEY: Decision on using 529 plans a no-brainer

Back to school week. Fresh haircuts, new clothes, young moms crying, seasoned moms cheering and at least for this dad, a fair dose of financia…

August 21, 2014 10:03 am

Bits & Bytes With April Miller Cripliver

BITS & BYTES: Camera let's you capture 'pictures' of worksheets

Q: I use the Snipping Tool quite a bit on my Windows 7 computer. A friend told me he uses the Camera in Excel which has more features. Can you…

August 20, 2014 4:08 pm

BITS & BYTES: Nudge along graphics in Word

Q: I know how to insert graphics into my documents, but is there a way to move them a little bit on the page?

August 07, 2014 12:00 am

Inside Indiana Business With Gerry Dick

Inside INdiana Business

Rose-Hulman: Diversity efforts bearing fruit

August 29, 2014 3:24 pm

INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS: Chamber chooses 'Community of the Year'

The Indiana Chamber of Commerce has named Bloomington its 2014 Community of the Year. Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive …

August 28, 2014 12:43 pm

Business Law With James Jorgensen

BUSINESS LAW: Accurate evaluations – a necessity

We have noted several times it is of great importance to employers to completely and accurately document performance problems. The consequence…

August 16, 2014 1:02 pm

BUSINESS LAW: Firearms at work

Indiana is in the minority of states which, on a limited basis, permits employees to carry firearms to work.

August 02, 2014 10:08 am

Consumer Affairs With Joseph Pellicciotti


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has the responsibility of protecting consumers “from unreasonable risks of injury or death” in the…

August 29, 2014 7:42 am

CONSUMER AFFAIRS: Phishing attacks on telecommunications users

The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) recently cautioned consumers that “Phishing Attacks on Telecommunication Customers Resulting in Acco…

August 22, 2014 7:48 am

Business Marketing With Larry Galler

BUSINESS MARKETING: Sometimes you must 'reinvent the wheel'

How many times have you been considering something – maybe introducing a new product or service, a different internal process, perhaps a chang…

August 23, 2014 4:45 pm

Start your planning session with the 'hard points'

For many people, the process of planning is difficult and the hardest part is getting started. Often the difficulty is staring at the proverbi…

August 10, 2014 12:00 am

Eye On The Pie With Morton Marcus

EYE ON THE PIE: Taxing commuters a complex task

Lately, at least in Indianapolis, nice people have been making noises about taxing neighbors who do not live in Marion County but work there.

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EYE ON THE PIE: Hoosier workers not gaining on the nation

A few readers of the South Bend newspaper have sent emails complaining that either they do not understand my columns or that I waste their tim…

August 23, 2014 7:53 am

Drive Times With Jim Jackson

Outback rolls 20-year milestone: Utility defines 2015 Subaru wagon

Outback rolls 20-year milestone: Utility defines 2015 Subaru wagon

Subaru Outback enters its fifth-generation to celebrate 20 years on-and off-pavement across America’s landscape.  

August 17, 2014 2:25 pm

Dodge flexes factory-built muscle car

Dodge flexes factory-built muscle car

Those who missed the first Muscle Car Era from the 1960s are in luck - history is repeating itself.

August 03, 2014 1:12 pm

Estate Planning With Christopher Yugo

ESTATE PLANNING: Home valuation after death

Q: I had my parent's home appraised for the court. I was given an appraised value, but my real estate agent told me there was no way that I co…

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Q: Last week you wrote about the different ways to own rental property. It sounds like you prefer to use an LLC rather than a trust. Isn't the…

August 23, 2014 5:24 pm

Futures File With Walt Breitinger

Russia sows discord in wheat market

This week, tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated again, as Russian troops and tanks reportedly invaded Ukraine. While US military invo…

August 29, 2014 10:19 am

FUTURES FILE: Housing hoists lumber prices

A slew of shockingly good housing data shook U.S. markets this week, especially lumber. Reports showed that construction of new homes is risin…

August 22, 2014 1:37 pm
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