The Big Chill

Individual U.S. investors feel the tumult of the troubled Eurozone

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Until recently, when most Americans thought about Greece or Italy, they were planning cruises to the Greek Islands and wine-tasting trips through Tuscany.

psst! Cameo

How’s the Market, Fred Fern?

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The financial industry touts Fern as one of the country’s top investment advisers. Barron’s ranked him fifth on its Top 100 Independent Advisors list for 2011.

WEALTH — Help for the Helpers

Small donations make a big difference as charities receive fewer major gifts

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When the going gets tough, the tough get going. Charitable organizations heed this proverb with great fervor as the unemployment rate remains high, stock markets swing, and the economy teeters.