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Question of the Day: Personal Rate of Return

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

We have had a good year so far in the stock market. So, curious minds want to know… What is your personal rate of return for 2013? Our personal rate of return through yesterday is 16%. We are 100% stocks: I am not recommending this route to AFM readers. It can make for a very […]

OT Question of the Day: Pastimes When You Were a Kid

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

I was around 16-years old when I purchased this magazine. I cleaned out my closet over the weekend. While doing so, I came across some of my stuff from when I was a kid. I grew up in the 70s and 80s. One of my favorite pastimes when I was a teen was to draw […]

Question of the Day: Fixing JC Penney

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

It was news the other day that JC Penney fired Ron Johnson after only 17 months on the job as their CEO. I don’t know if you’ve been to a JC Penney lately, but they aren’t very nice. Too much inventory. Too crowded with stuff. The shoe department was a mess with shoes all over […]

Question of the Day: School Security

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

One of the local TV Stations posted this question on their facebook page this morning: Six This Morning Wants To Know : Would You Be Willing To Pay More In Taxes For Additional Security In Public Schools? The facebook question linked to this article from the Houston Chronicle. The article doesn’t mention anything about the […]

OT Question of the Day: Your Favorite Christmas Album

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

Here’s a fun question of the day. What’s your favorite Christmas album? I like the older stuff. The classics from the 50s and 60s. That said, it’s hard for me to pick out an absolute favorite. One that I just bought that is really pretty is Percy Faith’s “Christmas Is…” It’s got a very nostalgic […]

Question of the Day – Stock Valuation

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

It’s been awhile since I posted a Question of the Day. This question is related to the my last post

Question of the Day – “Life Skills”

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Here’s today’s Question(s) of the Day: What life skills should kids be taught in high school? The more I read about the issues we face as a nation, the more I think we need to do a better job of educating our kids to give the skills necessary to make good decisions. Skills like budgeting, […]

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