Peter Webber

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3 reasons not to raid your retirement accounts

Life's little surprises tend to be painfully expensive. No matter how carefully you plan and save for a rainy day, sometimes your financial umbrella just isn't big enough. When faced with a money emergency, some people may ask family for help, use a home equity line of credit, or even pick up a …

Hard lessons about flood insurance policies

Patricia Smith's frustration alone could flood a few more thousand homes in metro Detroit.<p>After her Oak Park basement was hit with several inches of water, Smith, 66, was angry when her insurance agent said he wasn't sure what coverage she had. Later, he said she was out of luck and did not have a …

Inside Apple Inc.'s spin machine

According to Mark Gurman’s 9-part profile of Apple’s public relations operations, it was Steve Jobs’ idea to assign an adjective to each of its …

10 best-paying jobs for high school graduates

As the cost of attending college increases each year, some high school graduates may wonder how well they could do without a college degree. While occupations that only require a high school diploma are often low-paying jobs, several pay well above the median wage.<p>Managers in transportation, …