Personal Finance Daily: On days like this, annuities look better than ever


Archive for May, 2010

Personal Finance Daily: On days like this, annuities look better than ever

Days like this are not helpful for the millions of Americans who are relying at least partly on the stock market to help grow their measly retirement savings. And I know for sure I don’t want to worry about the stock market gyrating like this when I’m happily retired. (19 hours ago)

Personal Finance Daily: Scammers use the U.S. Census in phone calls

I just received a phone call that’s likely a scam related to the U.S. Census. While we usually use this portion of our Personal Finance Daily to highlight one of our feature stories of the day, I decided instead to use this space to describe this phone call as a reminder for readers that fraudsters always use news of the day — such as the current Census — to lure in people. (3 days ago)