Those who do not like President Donald Trump were beside themselves prior to his appearance at The Shrine of Democracy on July 3. None of the seven prior sitting presidents who have visited the monument have been subjected to as much negative press.
America’s Founders regarded a free press as so vital to the new nation that they took care to include that right in the First Amendment to the Constitution.
The United States is the country with the most cases of COVID-19 in the world. Worldwide the total number of cases is 10.4 million people infected and over 500,000 deaths; in the United States alone there are 2.6 million cases with 128,000 deaths. In South Dakota we have had 6,764 cases of C…
As a long-time financial planner, I’m seeing more and more clients reach, not just retirement, but their final years. An especially important issue at this stage of life is how to protect your financial resources from an unexpected threat—yourself and those closest to you.
This week marked 100 days since the first COVID-19 cases were confirmed in South Dakota, and it feels like a lifetime. Simply trying to grasp the physical, emotional and financial toll of this virus is an exhausting proposition.
The United States as a whole, and 21 states including Florida, Texas, Arizona, North Carolina, are seeing significant increases in the number of COVID cases over the last seven to 10 days. Interestingly, the deaths in the United States have continued to decrease despite the alarming increase…
This month marks a rite of passage for me. I am officially a senior citizen. I don’t feel the way I thought 65 would feel when I was 25, even though I see a 65-year-old in my mirror.
There is some good news on the development of new treatments for COVID-19. Dexamethasone, a corticosteroid used since the 1960s to reduce severe inflammation has been shown to be effective in reducing mortality of people with severe COVID-19 disease.