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‘Free’ Stock Trading Has Its Own Price Over Time

BY STEVE DINNEN Remember the good old days of stock trading, when you would ...

Iowa Farming: Corn, Beans, Cattle, Hogs—and Tilapia?

Above: Joseph Sweeney checks out his Iowa livestock—a tub of tilapia. BY STEVE DINNEN ...

Stock Investment Plan Influences Gifts to Foundations

BY STEVE DINNEN A robust stock market continues to play an important role in ...

Tax Planning for This Year and Beyond

BY STEVE DINNEN   As a long-practicing tax professional in Des Moines, Joe Kristan ...

Catering to You as Well as Your Guests

Above: Parties are all the more festive with professional flare. Photo: Tangerine Food Co. ...

Event Planners Make Your Party Easier — and More Fun

BY STEVE DINNEN Sometimes a gathering of friends just seems to merit a little ...

A Checking Account with a Difference

BY STEVE DINNEN A friend was showing off his new checkbook. Big deal, I ...

How Fiduciary Duty Differs From Suitability Standard

BY STEVE DINNEN   Some years ago I was invited to join the investment ...

Easy Help for Spreading Donations Among Nonprofits

BY STEVE DINNEN People in the charitable giving world have observed that stumbling blocks ...

A Cautionary Lesson for Charitable Donors

BY STEVE DINNEN Your charitable dollars are going to work in a responsible manner. ...

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