In the National Spelling Bee’s 85-year existence, a wide range of words have crowned the winners – from science words like ‘crustaceology,’ to musical terms such as ‘soubrette,’ and ‘appoggiatura.’ The list of winning words also includes several that could slide right into the pages of this newspaper’s business section. In honor of the 2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee, here are 10 business words from past years that have determined the champion. Will this year’s winning word make the list?
Amusement parks are fun, but can sometimes break the bank. Here are a handful of ways to enjoy the carnival without the excessive costs.
How do you improve a bad credit score? What do you do if you and your spouse can't agree on budgeting? Hamm answers these questions and more in this week's reader mailbag.
You should live in the city with the lowest cost of living that allows you to pursue the career you want, Hamm advises readers.
Should you fly, drive, or take a train to your destination? Hamm breaks down your options.