Poor, Orphans, Destitute – The New POD Group

Friday, March 19, 2010, 12:16 AM | 4 Comments

A new group of the Poor, the Orphans, the Destitute (POD) have been created during the last few years. They are the good, decent folks who have lost jobs, foreclosed on their homes, declared bankruptcy and have lost their entire livelihood. They have become financial Orphans of the American society. A new landscape of websites […]

Donna Simpson Is Determined To Reach The 1000 lb. Mark

Thursday, March 18, 2010, 3:32 PM | 6 Comments

In the age of the current euphoria to get the thinnest possible – some have died in the process to become one, here comes a New Jersey female of 42 years to reach and cross the 1000lb. mark. She goes by the name Donna Simpson. At present, she weighs more than 590lbs. She is determined […]

11 Free But Great Plugins To Use On Your WordPress Blog

Thursday, March 18, 2010, 12:55 AM | 6 Comments

Plugins can extend WordPress to do almost anything you can imagine. Below is a list of WordPress Plugins that you can use to enhance your WP blogging. They are absolutely free to download and install. Sometimes one person’s junk is another person’s treasure and in this case, that old cliche has never held more true. […]

You Can’t Always Follow What The New Credit Card Laws Permit

Wednesday, March 17, 2010, 7:18 AM | Leave Comment

We have all heard and read stories about the new credit card laws – Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure – frequently know as CARD – Act. Let the credit experts point out the good, the bad and the ugly in the legislation that went into effect on February 22, 2010. Smart Money on its […]

Breakdown Of How Our Federal Tax Dollars Are Spent

Tuesday, March 16, 2010, 12:29 AM | 2 Comments

If you think nothing, you are right. Who knows where our federal tax dollars go? The federal government collects taxes in order to finance various public services. “I don’t see no money being spent in my neighborhood.” Well, you might not see it, but it is being spent on something. That may be apparent to […]

3 Tips How To Do Accurate Research For Mortgage Refinancing

Monday, March 15, 2010, 12:05 AM | Leave Comment

As a homeowner, this might be a good time as any to refinance your existing mortgage. The interest rate is low, probably as low as it will ever get. Before you talk to your mortgage lender, I suggest you do research on your own. Homeowners who are considering re-financing but are not knowledgeable about the […]

The Economy Is Rebounding But Employment Is Not

Sunday, March 14, 2010, 12:12 AM | Leave Comment

The experts tell us that, in retrospect, we had two recessions in the last 10 or 11 years. I may have said this before, I did not know there was a recession let alone two, one in 1999 and the second one in 2001. And the reason for my “no-feeling” about the two is that […]

10 Tips To Apply Einstein’s Quotes To Personal Finances

Saturday, March 13, 2010, 2:38 AM | 3 Comments

Albert Einstein, as we all know, was one of the greatest minds of the 20th century. To some, he was one of the greatest minds of all times. His many theories have been proven one after the other by human observation. Einstein received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics for his services to theoretical physics. […]

Tips How To Make $1.5 Million And Drive A Ferrari

Thursday, March 11, 2010, 6:36 PM | Leave Comment

Who says education doesn’t pay? Sounds like crime, doesn’t it? Christian Science Monitor reports “In the Hong Kong cut-throat world of Chinese education, star tutors drive Ferrari and earn $1.5-million salaries.” After the British left the island and gave control to Mainland China in 1997, English became second language. The government introduced “mother-tongue teaching” to […]

Are Gov. Employees Making More Or Less Than Private Sector?

Wednesday, March 10, 2010, 12:15 AM | 2 Comments

Are government employees – federal, state, and local – earning more money or less than their counterpart in the private sector? I always thought folks in private sector were making more money. That’s the impression I get from the media. Articles after articles have been written about their pay. Brian S. Wesbury and Robert Stein […]