Home About Archives RSS Feed

Bill Schmick is an award-winning columnist and money manager with more than 33 years of financial experience providing advice to retirement community worldwide.

Support Local News

We show up at hurricanes, budget meetings, high school games, accidents, fires and community events. We show up at celebrations and tragedies and everything in between. We show up so our readers can learn about pivotal events that affect their communities and their lives.

How important is local news to you? You can support independent, unbiased journalism and help iBerkshires grow for as a little as the cost of a cup of coffee a week.

News Headlines
Pittsfield ZBA Takes No Action On Cell Tower Petition
Stockbridge-Munsee Community Reclaims Some of Its History
Great Barrington Police Department Swears in 'Comfort Dog' Officer
Letter: Response to Bilal Ansari and DIRE
Letter: Residents Repudiate Neighborhood's Racially Restrictive Origins
North Adams Lifts Boil Water Notice
Great Barrington Multicultural BRIDGE Team Up for Climate Action
MassDOT High School Video Contest
Heritage Breed Sheep Weekend Postponed
'Peggy Sue Got Married': Life, on Second Thought
 


Categories:
@theMarket (344)
Independent Investor (450)
Retired Investor (14)
Archives:
September 2020 (6)
September 2019 (1)
August 2020 (6)
July 2020 (10)
June 2020 (7)
May 2020 (9)
April 2020 (9)
March 2020 (5)
February 2020 (7)
January 2020 (10)
December 2019 (7)
November 2019 (8)
October 2019 (9)
Tags:
Wall Street Europe Taxes Pullback Europe Federal Reserve Recession Selloff Oil Jobs Japan Rally Fiscal Cliff Banks Congress Greece Crisis Housing Markets Stimulus Debt Ceiling Stocks Debt Bailout Economy Euro Metals Retirement Energy Commodities Stock Market Election Deficit Currency Interest Rates
Popular Entries:
The Independent Investor: Don't Fight the Fed
@theMarket: QE II Supports the Markets
The Independent Investor: Understanding the Foreclosure Scandal
@theMarket: Markets Are Going Higher
The Independent Investor: Does Cash Mean Currencies?
The Independent Investor: General Motors — Back to the Future
@theMarket: Economy Sputters, Stocks Stutter
The Independent Investor: How Will Wall Street II Play on Main Street?
The Independent Investor: Why Are Interest Rates Rising?
The Independent Investor: Will the Municipal Bond Massacre Continue?
Recent Entries:
@theMarket: Markets Feel the Heat
The Retired Investor: Back to the Future in America's kitchens
@theMarket: Investors Face a Rollercoaster Ride
The Retired Investor: Bicycles Sales Are Booming
The Retired Investor: CSAs & Local Farms Make a Comeback
The Retired Investor: Mask Mania Helps Small Business
@theMarket: Markets Reach for the Sky
The Retired Investor: The Drive-In Returns
@theMarket: Market's Window Getting Smaller
The Retired Investor: Home Is Where the Hammer Is