Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
The federal government says the number of Ohioans taking out reverse mortgages on their homes has more than doubled in the past five years. Reverse mortgages allow older homeowners to access a portion of their home’s equity. But, the reverse mortgage’s growth in popularity comes even as seniors see their retirement savings dwindle.