"Money Matters" an investment/estate planning column by local financial adviser James K. Duke, makes its debut today on the Crossroads Information Network, the online service of the Deseret News.

In today's column, Duke, a financial adviser for MONY, Mutual of New York, offers advice for getting the most from your pension."Jim Duke's column is part of Crossroads' long-range plan to bring local and national financial perspectives to online readers," said Steve Hawkins, online editor for the Deseret News.

In addition to regular online columns, Duke will answer readers' questions on investment matters. "We've included Jim's Crossroads e-mail address at the bottom of each column in the hopes that readers will direct their specific questions to him. Jim will answer those questions directly and in subsequent columns," Hawkins said.