Investing

Tom: Today we are talking about market volatility, correct?  Mellody: Yes we are! Since December, the stock market has experienced a period of volatility that has been unsettling…

Mellody is president of Ariel Investments, a Chicago-based money management firm that serves individual investors and retirement plans through its no-load mutual funds and separate…

Mellody Hobson talks about common money mistakes people make in their middle ages in today’s “Money Mondays” segment. I know no one really likes to…

Mellody Hobson talks about fall of investment bank, Lehman Brothers, and what we can learn from it, five years later. This past weekend marked the…

April 15th is quickly approaching.  Many people are panicking to assure they get their taxes done before being penalized by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).  Some are fortunate enough to actually receive a return this year.  Unfortunately, no matter how hefty the sum of return, a lot of families will frivolously blow through whatever monies owed them by […]