Selma Burke created the image that's on the dime and yet she received no money - or acknowledgment - for doing so.
Every couple fights about money and these fights can get really ugly, but what can we do? Say more mean things to our spouse? Throw another plate at the wall? Gah!
On a whim, I decided to plug my name into the State of Wisconsin unclaimed property database. It turns out this website is like shooting fish in a barrel, and I want to make sure you get the cash you're owed. Hence, this column.
Milwaukee suburb, Menomonee Falls, ranks 28 on Money magazine's list of the best places to live in the United States.
We know the weather is getting warmer when suddenly there are more runners along the lakefront, umbrellas in backyards, beer-filled festivals and metal detectors waving across the ground. Who are these people searching for buried treasure and is it really worth their time?
I am one of the people in Milwaukee who doesn't mind that Summerfest chief Don Smiley makes a lot of money and I am one of a handful who knows why this is such a big story for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The newspaper has always been obsessed with how much money people who don't work for the newspaper make. When I say "obsessed," I am not exaggerating. I have very personal experience with this.
I noticed the $10 bill I was carrying around was getting rejected a lot by electronic cashiers. I thought it was just wrinkled; turned out it was counterfeit.
In general, most agree with this sentiment that the holidays are about spending time with family - sharing with them stories and food. So what if you really didn't buy store-bought gifts for your family members and friends? How would they react?
The lead item on the news this weekend was about how much money the two campaigns had raised. I was stunned, but it gave me an idea.
Southeastern Wisconsin business executives are more optimistic about the direction of their companies in the second half of the year than they were when the year began, according to the latest BizTimes Business Dashboard Survey.
Landmark Credit Union has a semi-new commercial talking about the joys of finding surprise sidewalk money (or parking structure money, or borrowed library book money). I've seen it probably a handful of times and something always felt kind of off about it. Then, last night, it hit me: I can't remember the last time I found money.
Weiss Ratings claims that 97 Wisconsin banks are among 2,259 U.S. banks that are still vulnerable to financial difficulties or even possible failure. Wisconsin bankers warn customers to not believe the hype.
Riverwest proposes printing its own currency, and the idea is not only legal, but garnering national attention.
Everyone's little uneasy about the economy right now, and likely, the first thing that's getting cut in your budget is entertainment. But before you start cutting back on juicy steaks and evenings out on the town, you may want to take a look at other things that might be cutting into your budget and stealing away your eating money.
Hi, my name is Judy Steffes and I'm conservative. My friends will laugh. Thrifty, tight, deep pockets and short arms; I've heard them all, but relish the challenge.