MONEY

To predict the future, look beyond the recent past

By Steve Dinnen Are you a victim of recency bias? Or perhaps an instigator? ...

Experts suggest tilting the old 60-40 split toward bonds

By Steve Dinnen Now that interest rates have perked up, it might be time ...

After the markets grew in 2023, what’s in store for 2024?

Getty Images By Steve Dinnen Investors chalked up some very respectable stats in 2023, ...

Local Rotary club visits its partners in Uganda

This month a Rotary group from Des Moines visited the clinic they support in ...

With CDs, you can bank on bank interest rates — for now

By Steve Dinnen In April, I bought a certificate of deposit at my bank, ...

University of Iowa sophomore dominates investing contest

Ryan Spaeth, center, is on a roll in the HawkTrade contest at the University ...

How do you support so many worthy causes?

By Steve Dinnen I just got my first Christmas card. And at least my ...

For the holidays, sometimes bling is the thing

Getty Images By Steve Dinnen My plan for today was to write something about ...

IRS bumps up caps for retirement savings contributions

By Steve Dinnen Hot off the press: The IRS on Wednesday raised the amount ...

The savvy ABCs of RMDs — required minimum distributions

Kevin Wingert of American Retirement Systems By Steve Dinnen Required minimum distributions — RMDs ...