October 5th, 2007
I'm featured in US News & World Report's Alpha Consumer blog today. (New US News readers, please click here for an easy-to-use introduction to this blog.) Kimberly Palmer, a US News reporter, asked me these questions (and a few more):
"There are so many books out there on young people and money...what's different about your advice?"
"What kind of stories ...
September 13th, 2007
Look at this fascinating quote from this week's Time Magazine: "...as of last week, the income segment with the highest percentage of visitors to the iPhone site was 18 to 24 years of age, earning less than $30,000 per year."
For decades, personal-finance "experts" have told young people not to buy lattes, fancy electronics, and expensive clothes. To which ...