TribLIVE

| Business


Columnists

Jack Markowitz Columns

Entitlements won’t save the middle class

By Jack Markowitz
There is no “middle-class economics,” the same as there’s no middle-class astronomy or biology. It’s a tricky business to raid a whole body of knowledge for one slice of pie. When President Obama coined the phrase in his State ...

John Browne Columns

John Browne: Swiss unleash currency turmoil

By John Browne
Switzerland long has been perceived as having a model economy, where hard work is rewarded by wages paid in a currency backed heavily by gold and honest management. Investors throughout the world sought refuge in the Swiss franc, trusted as ...

Chris Posti Columns

Polish away weaknesses at work in new year

By Tribune-Review
You may not be the kind of person who makes New Year’s resolutions, but the start of a year gives most of us incentive to improve or change in one way or another. If you are eager to become more ...

John Dorfman Columns

Dorfman: January barometer no real key to stock market direction for full year

By John Dorfman
In its crudest form, the January barometer theory states that the direction of the stock market in January predicts its direction for the full year. Of course, January is itself part of the year it is supposed to predict. ...

Kim Komando Columns

Turn your old phone into a security camera

By Kim Komando
In these days of non-stop hacking, phishing and data breaches, it’s easy to forget that regular old burglars are still lurking around to steal from your home. That’s why I’m a big fan of home security systems, especially ones that ...

Andrea Kay Columns

Kay: It’s never too late to find your voice

By Andrea Kay
Editor’s note: This is Andrea Kay’s last column. I had an audacious idea in 1987. Out of all the billions of people on planet Earth, I decided that I would be the one to have my very own ...