Getting laid off was a good thing for ‘Evil Plans’ author Hugh MacLeod by Kerry Hannon Read Published Article Buy the book on Amazon.com There’s no doubt that Hugh MacLeod, author of Evil Plans: Having Fun on the Road to World Domination, loves his work. It bounces off every page of his crisp, slim, […]
‘Debt-Free U’ offers degree in saving on college costs ‘Debt-Free U: How I Paid for an Outstanding College Education without Loans, Scholarships or Mooching off My Parents’ by Zac Bissonnette. Portfolio, 290 pages, $16 By Kerry Hannon Special Read Published Reviewmagine you’re a 21-year-old college senior with no student loans, a stock portfolio — […]
By Kerry Hannon Read Published Article Buy the book on Amazon.com Marc Freedman kicks off The Big Shift: Navigating The New Stage Beyond Midlife, with a tale of pulling out his newly minted AARP card to score the “senior discount” at the Homewood Suites in Medford, Ore., while requesting two cribs for a room where his […]
Read published article Composing a Further Life author Mary Catherine Bateson discusses achieving perspective and peace in the second half of life. By Kerry Hannon|February 21, 2011 Mary Catherine Bateson wants to upend the way we think of aging. In her latest book, Composing a Further Life: The Age of Active Wisdom, the renowned anthropologist coins a […]
Read the published article | Buy the book at amazon.com You want Liz Weston on your money management team. In the past 15 years, Weston, author of The 10 Commandments of Money: Survive and Thrive in the New Economy, has steadily built a following as a personal finance journalist who solves problems. Weston is an educated […]
Read published article Buy the book at amazon.com In her new book, Peace and Plenty: Finding Your Path to Financial Serenity(Grand Central Publishing, $24.99, 426 pages), Sarah Ban Breathnach, exorcises her own “tawdry money secrets” and reveals what she calls “a feminine cannon of cautionary tales.” Enlarge Ban Breathnach has written a money book for women that […]
By Kerry Hannon Special for USA TODAY Read Published Article: USA TODAY Maria Bartiromo is a market force in her own right. Buy the book on Amazon.com She’s the anchor of CNBC’s Closing Belland host and managing editor of the nationally syndicated Wall Street Journal Reportwith Maria Bartiromo. Her stock in trade is making sense of how the market […]
“The Warren Buffetts Next Door” by Matthew Schifrin. By Kerry Hannon Read Published Article Buy the book on Amazon.com Fancy yourself getting rich picking stocks? Or maybe just rich enough to afford to a take a great vacation each year or to send your kids to a good college? Lots of people do — even in […]
By Kerry Hannon, Special for Click here for published review Buy the Book For Randall Lane, author of The Zeroes: My Misadventures in the Decade Wall Street Went Insane , writing this memoir must have been cathartic. As CEO and editor-in-chief of Doubledown Media, during “this decade with the once-a-millennium calendar quirk of two zeroes perched in the […]
Read Published Article Buy the book on Amazon.com By Kerry Hannon Did the market downturn that began in mid-2007 freak you out about investing? In her new book, It’s About More Than Money: Investment Wisdom for Building a Better Life, Saly Glassman calmly takes your hand. Glassman has been a financial adviser with Merrill Lynch for 29 years […]
What I Told The Senate About Older Workers and Jobs
I testified before the Senate Special Committee on Aging and its Chairman, Senator Susan M. Collins (R-Maine), and Ranking Member, Claire McCaskill at its June 24th hearing, Work in Retirement: Career Reinventions and the New Retirement Workscape, I was honored, and admittedly, a little thrilled Watch the video
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