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  • Money
    One of the easiest ways to save money
    Have you ever heard about the envelope system? The reason this method works is because it limits your spending to the amounts you designate for certain categories. However, you can add your own spin to it and not have to deal with those boring...
  • Better save than sorry
    Better save than sorry
    My friend Linda and her husband Brad live an enviable life. They go on the best vacations, drive the nicest cars and live in a beautiful renovated old brick colonial in Old Brookville. They're well known and well treated on the North Shore....
  • Think Tank proposes Fed give money directly to the people to help with economy
    Think Tank proposes Fed give money directly to the people to help with economy
    On Aug. 26, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) offered a unique suggestion to help Americans who have been unable to recover from the 2007-08 Credit Crisis and subsequent Great Recession. In a page taken out of former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke...
  • U.S. Capitol Building
    Ending A Gridlocked Congress...for good
    Most of us have read or heard the majority of words being used to describe the current U.S. Congressional Session; during the 113th biannual meeting of the elected government's legislative representatives to the people, which gathers in...
  • Democrats claim federal spending cuts not possible
    Tax cuts could be funded with missing billions
    We all know that the left gets somewhat hysterical when anyone suggests tax cuts, commonly citing that there is no way to pay for cuts of this type. When Republicans suggest government spending cuts, Democrats are typically quick to claim that...
  • Kris Jenner
    Kris Jenner reveals that she and Bruce were once broke
    Kris Jenner is no stranger to tell people what they need to do. She currently manages all of her children’s careers, including Kim Kardashian. She wanted to try and manage Kanye West, but he stuck with his own management company. And now,...
  • Obama speaks
    6 worst examples of government waste
    What better time than the week before tax day to take a look at just what the government is doing with the money they collect? Many state governments are taking in record high revenues and federal coffers are looking good as well. But with all...
  • Jackasses
    'Nanny Staters', taxes and spending: 'Oh My!' Democrats in the NH House
    If you don’t have the intestinal fortitude to listen to floor votes in the New Hampshire House of Representatives, no one can blame you. This week was exceptional as House Democrats chose to tax, spend and act like Granite Staters’...
  • FY15 Budget
    Obama sends $4T budget to Congress
    The Obama administration has sent Congress a budget late on Tuesday for the next fiscal year totaling nearly $4 trillion in spending, in a move designed more to provide campaign fodder than to provide sound fiscal governance.The budget plan, which...
  • Why We're Broke Series: Restaurants vs. Eating at Home
    Why We're Broke Series: Restaurants vs. Eating at Home
    Over the next few weeks I will be presenting a "Why We're Broke" series, which will feature spending practices that drain your money supply and frugal solutions that will add cash to your wallet.The first installment of this series: ...
  • Capitol Hill
    The economy is about sustainability, not about austerity, and spending
    Our nation and our enterprises, both private and public are about the business of optimizing return on national resources to ensure a good life for all citizens. It is about operating with rules and a balance of consequences that encourage self...
  • Obama likability is up but policy approval is down.
    Poll: Americans like Obama, but not his policies
    A new poll by AP-GfK released on Jan. 23 reveals that even though most Americans like Barack Obama personally, many think that he is a poor president. The poll found that while Obama’s image has rebounded in the months since the government...
  • Senate will take up Ryan-Murray budget plan
    The Ryan-Murray budget deal illustrates Washington extremism
    The Washington D.C. federal budget deal brokered by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) illustrates the unreality by which the Ruling Class in our nation's capital operates along with the so-called mainstream media that &ldquo...
  • Sen. Tom Coburn
    Government ‘waste’ takes on new dimension, as feds pay to collect human urine
    The next time you have to tinkle, don’t be too hasty to flush. There’s gold in them there “golden showers.” According to Stephen Dinan of the Washington Times, this morning Sen. Tom Coburn will issue his latest report on...
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    Best ethical travel destinations awards: who made the grade and why
    The Commonwealth Club is presenting the Best Ethical Destinations Awards: Vote with Your Wings--a talk withJeff Greenwald, Executive Director of Ethical Traveler, andMalia Everette, Founder of Altruvistas--on Monday, December 2 at the SF Club...