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  • Tiny_avatar The Housing Sceneby Lew Sichelman

    In his weekly column The Housing Scene, Lew Sichelman provides consumer-oriented information on housing and real estate that is essential reading in today's market.

  • Tiny_avatar Life and Money With Helaineby Helaine Olen

    Helaine Olen cuts through the noise and the hype from the financial services industry to help readers put both their personal and financial lives in order in a weekly question-and-answer column.

  • Tiny_avatar Harvey Mackay

    Harvey Mackay is the founder, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Mackay Envelope Corporation. His weekly column offers inspirational career advice.

  • Motley The Motley Foolby David Gardner and Tom Gardner

    The Motley Fool tells the truth about investing and helps you laugh all the way to the bank. The Motley Fool brings lively investment advice to your readers.

  • Tiny_avatar Smart Movesby Ellen James Martin

    Smart Moves, by Ellen James Martin, provides the practical real estate and housing information that consumers need & proving useful to anyone who buys, sells, owns or rents a home.

  • Tiny_avatar Taking Stockby Malcolm Berko

    After graduating from the University of Dayton in 1960, Malcolm Berko embarked on a successful 55-year career in securities investment, ultimately managing $985 million in investments and retiring in 2007. He has been answering readers' questions about investing in "Taking Stock" since 1976, and he also hosted a call-in radio talk show on finance for a dozen years. Berko is also a published poet and nature photographer. He was a nationally ranked handball and racquetball player, has climbed Mount Everest twice (unsuccessfully) and occasionally backpacks the Himalayas. Berko collects old stock and bond certificates, first edition signed books and counts Winston Churchill, Robert Frost, Carl Sandburg, Albert Einstein and William F. Buckley among those he admires. He and his wife live in Largo, Florida, where he enjoys playing a poor game of golf.