Harper Willis

Harper Willis graduated from the Gallatin School of Individualized Studies at New York University with a concentration in ancient theater and jazz guitar. He is a musician and writer, and lives in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Recent Articles By The Author

Rocky Stock Market Tests Target-Date Funds

Target-date funds, which shift to safer securities over time, weren't conservative enough to shield soon-to-be retirees from losses.

The Five Best Buys in Consumer Electronics

Here are the best values in cameras, computers and phones for consumers looking to take advantage of recession bargains.

Beyond Cold Calls: Six Job-Hunting Tactics

Job seekers need to be creative to stand out among a growing pool of unemployed professionals.

Apple Is Under Siege in Digital Music

Apple's iTunes, which has cornered the market on music downloads, feels the heat from Microsoft and Amazon.

Casinos Bet on Spas to Lure Visitors

As consumers tighten spending, casino operators are promoting their spas to attract customers.