| Political Talk|| In the mail yesterday - Clete Purcel on 10/25/13 at 8:00 am|
As I was sorting through the mail last night, there was a nice, glossy mailout from the American Petroleum Institute lauding Senator Landrieu for her leadership in the oil & gas industry.
While she has seniority and I think petitioned the President to lift the moratorium after the BP spill, does ...
| Political Talk|| How did we get to this point? - Clete Purcel on 10/22/13 at 8:55 am|
Last night on LPB I watched a special: Louisiana - War on the Home Front. It discussed the effects that the Civil War had on our State. One of the interesting points it discussed was the longest siege on US soil - the siege on Port Hudson, Louisiana that lasted for 48 days.
The program discus...
| Money Talk|| Teaching a 12 year old the merits of saving - Clete Purcel on 10/21/13 at 12:52 pm|
My initial thoughts are looking for a mutual fund with a very low minimum investment. Education IRA's , I think, meet that criterion, but I'm not sure I want to limit his investments to education.
What have you done to help get a youngster started investing, so they learn the value of saving and...