Keeping interest rates low through ‘Quack Economics’ has forced investors out of savings accounts

Dear John: The idea that quantitative easing (QE), along with the Federal Reserve’s zero-interest-rate policy, hasn’t created inflation is false.  While the prices of things like TVs and clothing has remained muted, things like housing, health care and education have … Read more…

The Money Snapshot: A 33-Year-Old Management Consultant Shares Thoughts on Three Mortgages & Her Aggressive Savings Strategy

  Today we’re proud to present our third “money snapshot,” this time with C, a management consultant on the West Coast! She notes: “I paid off my student loans extremely aggressively — all were paid off within two years of … Read more…