By Michelle Singletary August 20, 2014 6 a.m.
When I think of the controversy over telecommuting at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, I'm reminded of a line from "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan": "The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few."
By Michelle Singletary August 13, 2014 6 a.m.
There are times when you're right, but you wish you weren't. This is one of those times.
By Michelle Singletary August 6, 2014 6 a.m.
I'd like to make a confession.
By Michelle Singletary August 1, 2014 6 a.m.
The fallout from the Great Recession plus continued job insecurity and a seesaw stock market all have contributed to people's fears that their money won't last. And this makes them vulnerable to investment scams promising better returns.
By Michelle Singletary July 30, 2014 6 a.m.
I didn't think you could sweat in a swimming pool.
By Michelle Singletary July 25, 2014 6 a.m.
I volunteer at a correctional institution for women. During one financial literacy class, I was struck by something that was disturbing two inmates who were scheduled to be released within the next two years.
By Michelle Singletary July 23, 2014 6 a.m.
I was teaching about the dangers of debt at my church recently when a new college graduate asked me the same question many do these days.