Amy Lipton, CFA, Ph.D., associate professor of finance, offers three easy strategies for anyone interested in saving smarter in the New Year.
Associate Professor of History Alison Williams Lewin, Ph.D., and Millicent Feske, Ph.D., associate professor of theology, weigh in on the roots of the New Year's tradition.
Daniel R.J. Joyce, S.J. ’88, executive director of mission programs at Saint Joseph’s University, offers seasonal advice from the founder of the Society of Jesus, St. Ignatius of Loyola.
Dennis Raible, visiting professor of accounting, breaks down what the new tax plan means for most Americans. “The percentage of tax savings for middle class families may not be as great as what wealthy taxpayers will save,” he says, “but it’s still money in the bank.”
Michael Angelina, executive director of the Maguire Academy for Insurance and Risk Management, offers his advice for property owners who are looking to prepare themselves for a natural disaster.
A walk down the street in December is filled with familiar sights. Colorful lights outline houses. Wreaths hang from light posts and doors. And, if you look closely, windows are awash with the glow from the family television, screening one of hundreds of classic holiday movies.
No holiday season is complete without the screening of a few treasured classics. Some families turn on their favorite Christmas film before their Thanksgiving dinner is fully digested. An entire cable channel is taken over for 24 hours with back-to-back airings of a certain story. Friends quote lines to each other while watching cherished standards.