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Boston University economist Larry Kotlikoff has spent every week, for over two years, answering questions about what is likely your largest financial asset — your Social Security benefits. His Social Security original 34 “secrets...
Listen to Jonathan B. Tucker recite his poem “Live United” at the 2015 AWP Conference and Bookfair in Minneapolis. Read the text of the poem below. Live United the challenge is in front of us speaking loudly on a cross-town bus heart...
Parents who do not vaccinate their children stand to lose more than $11,000 in childcare benefits per child from the Australian government. Photo by Lucy Nicholson/Reuters Parents who do not vaccinate their children will lose more than $11,000 a...
The Obama administration has proposed new regulations for offshore drilling a week ahead of the fifth anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon disaster. Photo by REUTERS/U.S. Coast Guard/Files/Handout WASHINGTON — A week shy of the fifth anniversary of...
Sen. Marco Rubio says he is running for president in 2016. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images RELATED LINKSWhat does Marco Rubio believe? Where the candidate stands on 10 issues MIAMI — Sen. Marco Rubio on Monday took on Hillary Rodham Clinton...
Migrant workers harvest cucumbers on a farm in Virginia. A new report from the World Bank today estimates that there are more than 247 million migrants worldwide who sent $436 billion to the developing world in 2014. Photo by Elizabeth Pohl/Bread...