The Army recruiter who was hit by a Jeep and carried underneath the vehicle for nearly a mile remains hospitalized, and his coworker hopes a fundraiser will help offset the financial challenges his family is facing.
Retirement used to mean packing up and buying a home in Florida, but not anymore according to Retirement Plan Partners president and financial advisor Joe Connell. “The trend is that people are going to have to extend their retirements mostly due to things outside of their control,” Connell said. According to an Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll released Monday, 82 percent of workers 50 and older say it’s at least somewhat likely they’ll work for pay in retirement, while another 47 percent plan to retire later than they previously thought.
More drama over the new Vikings stadium. Team owners again Monday refused a request to return to the stadium bargaining table.
I love cleaning. Not toilets or ovens, but my closet, yes. Usually when I tell my friends I’m about to embark on this endeavor, they get nervous. Because my closet (and yours) is the physical manifestation of what’s going on in my head and heart.
Gov. Mark Dayton told hundreds of state business leaders on Wednesday he’s not backing down from a plan to raise taxes on high income Minnesotans.
When the Minnesota Orchestra got $14 million in taxpayer funds to renovate its Minneapolis concert hall, they vouched for its financial stability at the time, citing “three balanced budgets in a row.” Now, some lawmakers want a hearing to investigate whether that was truthful.
Rebecca Jarvis talked with Dave Lee Thursday morning
The Penumbra Theatre in St. Paul, the nation’s largest and most esteemed African-American theater, announced it is temporarily halting all shows.
National finance expert Jordan Goodman joined Dave Lee
The Vikings stadium deal that Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton signed into law Monday involves plenty of public participation, but it also prevents the public from getting a look at the team’s finances during their partnership to build the $975 million stadium.
It’s been a rough few weeks for Minnesota Republicans with a sex scandal, resignations and a big debt.
CBS Moneywatch editor-at-large Jill Schlesinger joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News.
Smart phones have helped keep us connected; you can keep in touch with old classmates on Facebook, follow your favorite sports star on Twitter, and check up on the latest weather report all in the palm of your hand. But those handy little ways of keeping you up-to-date with information can also save you money.
An audit report shows the PolyMet Mining Corp., which is developing a copper mine on the Iron Range, is running so low on cash it may not be able to continue without outside financing.
Former Governor Arne Carlson joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Friday with some advice for State Legislators and Governor Dayton.