The Real Reason the Rich Are Getting Richer

According to the media, the “wealth gap” in the U.S. is widening. This week’s chart shows why it doesn’t have to stay that way.

What to Do When You Have Too Much Cash

There are quite a few Americans who have too much cash. It’s a nice problem to have. But I’m not talking about the 1-percenters or anyone else you may think of as rich. I’m talking about the average American. Now, the average American may not feel especially wealthy, but the fact is he has too much cash – at least in proportion to his overall portfolios.