Steve Russell
8/28/14
The latest pedophile scandal involving the Roman Catholic Church raises a distressingly familiar question: is the Church fighting to end sexual abuse by its priests, or still tryin...
Steve Russell
8/26/14
There is practically no end to the ways you, the investor, can slice and dice the stock market, as I mentioned briefly when discussing ETFs in a previous column...
Steve Russell
8/22/14
A comeback is in the works for a canine star from 1938. The New York Times calculated that date would make Lassie’s career span 532 dog years...
Steve Russell
8/19/14
If 2012 was the year of Trayvon Martin (February 5, 1995–February 26, 1012), this year has been dominated by the police shooting of another unarmed black kid, Michael Brown, 18, on...
Steve Russell
8/18/14
There are some games in the casino that you cannot win with all the skill in the world, because they are scams, pure if not simple...
Steve Russell
8/15/14
The New York Times carried a report on the growing business of selling the opportunity to “fly” with jetpacks propelled by water, an opportunity that has so far taken flight in Cal...
Steve Russell
8/15/14

This op-ed was first published on August 15.  It has been rewritten  to account for subsequent events, including a link to a report from the helicopter crash on Mount Sinjar, the Kurdish PKK (considered a terrorist organization by Turkey) throwing in with the Peshmerga, Al Qaeda in the Arabia...

Steve Russell
8/13/14
Marines about to be stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, might check Craigslist in nearby Jacksonville to rent an apartment, but so might anybody else moving to the area...
Steve Russell
8/12/14
Here I am in Part Four of this series, having set myself the task of showing how ordinary people can make money on Wall Street without learning how to pick stocks...
Steve Russell
8/12/14
I have mentioned several big companies in this series. By ticker symbol, those would be Google (GOOG), Intel (INTC), Microsoft (MSFT) and Nokia (NOK)...

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