News from the Control Tower: Our weekly curated list of news stories affecting you and your finances.
This week’s reads include:
Why reshoring—bringing manufacturing back to the U.S.—is so hard
Younger workers embraced the idea of a personal brand as a way to get ahead, and carve out some power and security in their careers. But posting through it has its drawbacks.
Money-market funds have been jacking up their fees in recent months, eating into the returns that savers should be earning. Here’s what to do about it.
After a successful run on the show, he couldn't land another writers room job for over two years. Farrell shares how staying creative got him through that tough time and led to his second big break.
Marlene Engelhorn, 30, heir to a fortune, isn’t interested in philanthropy, believing it only perpetuates existing power dynamics. She’s calling for structural change to how the ultrarich are taxed.
Cory Youmans, a vice president at a local branch of Fisher Investments, could be in for a $2 million tax hit.