Personal finance lessons from the Detroit bankruptcy

D.C.’s campaign finance laws need reforming

Its just not a good plan. If you are in that situation, I highly recommend taking some of your income and banking it for future years. There very well may come a time in the future where you need it, particularly if your former employer winds up in a Detroit-like situation. If youre still working but are banking on a pension, consider opening up alternative retirement savings plans, like a Roth IRA or a 401(k)/403(b). Live off the pension when you retire and use the money in the 401(k)/403(b) as a true emergency fund.

Democrats File Complaint Over Stanzione’s Campaign Finance Report

Browns resignation as council chairman after he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of violating a city campaign statute and to felony bank fraud unrelated to the campaign. In closing the case in December, U.S. Attorney Ronald C. Machen Jr.

“Even if the ads were donated, they would have to be reported as contributions in-kind and the donors name disclosed.” By phone Monday afternoon, Stanzione acknowledged an issue with his latest finance report and said he paid for the ads with personal funds as a loan to his campaign, he said. A professional treasurer, whom he recently hired, with the firm Campaigns Unlimited brought the problem to his attention about a week ago, he said, after reviewing the report. The firm is making the appropriate adjustments, he said. “My bad.

‘Finance Ministry paid GHc42,000 to Danomah’s family’

Mr Peasah, who is also the Chief Economics Officer, later presented records of the payment to the commission. Senior State Attorney A Senior State Attorney, Mrs Elfreda Dankyi, who appeared before the commission on the same matter, emphasis ed that she was not the attorney that handled the matter, and that a file on the matter was presented to her only yesterday morning to appear before the commission. In fact the office was able to locate some scanty information which we have with us. So my Lord, I would not be able to answer all the questions that were served on our office. When asked who was in charge of the case, Mrs Dankyi said she did not have any record of the State Attorney who handled the matter.

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