Terry’s Columns

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  • Who's Protecting Investors?

    September 4, 2015

    The financial services industry is choosing up sides in an epic battle over what new regulations should be created to protect individual investors. The SEC, which has the overall responsibility of protecting investors, has been dithering about offering new rules.

  • The Truth About China

    September 2, 2015

    Is China our worst enemy, sucking jobs from American workers because of low wages there? Or are they helping American consumers afford more consumer goods at lower prices?

  • Long Term Care is Not a Long Shot!

    August 27, 2015

    Long-term care is a subject that nobody likes to think about. But when you can no longer do basic activities such as bathing, dressing, toileting, and dining, will your children come to help? If you are an adult with aging parents, are you prepared for Mom or Dad to move into your home? That’s where Long Term Care Insurance comes in

  • The Market Always Fools the Greatest Number of People

    August 26, 2015

    Someone once said: "The stock market always acts to fool the greatest number of people." That has certainly been the case in the past few days. Market pundits have proved wrong at every turn.

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