Monthly Archive for August, 2009

: August, 2009

Telling it like it is

Anyone who cares about business in the state of Connecticut should read the lead editorial in Saturday’s (8/29) Wall Street Journal. According to the well-researched and written piece, since the

Julie Jason book signing

Hearst Connecticut personal finance columnist Julie Jason brought highlights of her new book, The AARP Retirement Survival Guide: How to Make Smart Financial Decisions in Good Times and Bad, to a

Cash for doing the wrong thing

A few years ago I traded in an SUV for a Pontiac Vibe, and upped my fuel efficiency from about 18 MPG to 28.5 MPG.  I got $1,500 for the trade in because my Blazer had pretty high mileage and with gas