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The best financial gift for college graduates is not necessarily money, says Deborah Owens, ‘The Wealth Coach. “I want to encourage parents to begin to…

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  Mellody is president of Ariel Investments, a Chicago-based money management firm that serves individual investors and retirement plans through its no-load mutual funds and…

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  SKIP: It is that time of year again – tax time – and you have a few things for us to think about, correct?…

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  Tom: We’re talking about class perceptions this morning? Mellody: We are. Last week, a very interesting survey from NBC and the Wall Street Journal…

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Tom: Another positive story this morning – Americans are growing their wealth?  Mellody: This certainly is a good story, Tom. During the great recession, Americans’…

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  Tom: Good morning, Mellody. You are here today to explain what the strong dollar means. Mellody: Good morning! I am, Tom. Over the past…

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  TOM: Good morning! MELLODY: Good morning, Tom. Tom: We have a serious topic this morning – subprime  lending is making a comeback. Mellody: That’s…

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People in this country still believe in the American Dream, but after one of the worst recessions this country has seen, many are fearful that…

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  Tom: Today we are talking about the minimum wage – again! What’s the latest, Mellody? Mellody: It certainly is a topic that keeps popping up,…

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  Tom: Good morning, Mellody! Mellody is president of Ariel Investments, a Chicago-based money management firm that serves individual investors and retirement plans through its…

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  Mellody is President of Ariel investments, a Chicago-based money management firm that serves individual investors and retirement plans through its no-load mutual funds and…

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  Mellody is President of Ariel investments, a Chicago-based money management firm that serves individual investors and retirement plans through its no-load mutual funds and…