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Too often, investors follow one of two extremes in seeking to build wealth. These can be described as naïve optimism or informed pessimism.

Goofus & Gallant is a long running cartoon feature in the children's magazine, Highlights. The strip features two boys, Goofus and Gallant, with contrasting personalities.  

"I used to think a wedding was a simple affair. Boy and girl meet, they fall in love, he buys a ring, she buys a dress, they say I do. I was wrong. That's getting married. A wedding is an entirely different proposition."

– Father of the Bride

In real life it is most unusual for your children to have similar experiences. One likes spaghetti, the other, not so much.

To inherit means to "receive an irrevocable gift" with an emphasis on the special relationship between the benefactor and the recipients.

All we want is to have enough money during retirement. The older we get, the greater our fear of outliving our retirement savings becomes.

How should America pay its debt? As a part of his solution, Jefferson organized a dinner, believing that compromise could be made.

"The Fiscal Cliff," a term once hidden in the shadows of the election, has now moved to the forefront of our political agenda.