Roomy Khan’s Lawyer Didn’t Return Calls For Comment

Sunday, November 8, 2009, 7:32 AM | 3 Comments

Who the heck is Roomy Khan? Never heard of Khan before. The name came into the light of the day last Thursday as if Khan was living in a dark hole. On the second thought maybe Khan was living in a dark hole. [If you notice, I am not calling Khan by he or she […]

Go Ahead Back Up. Hey Man! Make Up Your Mind

Saturday, November 7, 2009, 9:56 AM | 5 Comments

Our parents told us and in turn we have been telling our kids to save. My son who just got a part-time job in a finance and invest company four weeks ago is spending his money from left to right. I keep telling him he’s gotta save the bulk of his earnings because he has […]

FTC Says Ain’t Totally Free

Friday, November 6, 2009, 7:24 AM | Leave Comment

The Federal Trade Commission is not amused with the company responsible for the popular advertisement in the media promoting FTC has long believed that the company is deliberately diverting people from a government-mandated site where consumers can get free credit reports by law. FTC says the company is using the reports as a lure […]

U.S. Senate approves more benefits for the unemployed

Thursday, November 5, 2009, 6:24 AM | Leave Comment

Yesterday, on Wednesday, the United States Senate voted unanimously to approve up to 20 more weeks of unemployment benefits. The folks who have been out of work a long time will be most benefited from the resolution. The measure will increase to 99 weeks, or nearly two years, the maximum length of time that a […]

Hiring Managers Struggle To Find Skilled Employees

Wednesday, November 4, 2009, 6:30 AM | 1 Comment

For some hiring managers, there is no recession, never has been. They are looking to hire employees, but they can’t find skilled candidates to fill up their open positions. That’s ironic, ain’t it? But why is that? With so many unemployed, the number is in millions including yours truly, and looking for jobs, how come […]

So The SEC Does Have An Inspector General

Tuesday, November 3, 2009, 6:22 AM | 1 Comment

The Inspector General of the entity called the “Security and Exchange Commission”, better known with its acronym SEC, went in the house where Bernie Madoff is staying and had a talk with him, an interview. I think the house is called a jailhouse. The interview has been released in which Bernie Madoff explains that he […]

How To Make More Income From Your Website In Less Time

Monday, November 2, 2009, 6:00 AM | 2 Comments

To make any kind of income from your static website or your dynamic blog, the first thing you gotta have is more and then some more traffic. It does not make any difference whether you have Google AdSense ads on your site, or you are into affiliate marketing or have your own services and software […]

8 Lessons I Learned From Delivering Pizza In High School

Sunday, November 1, 2009, 10:04 AM | Leave Comment

A very interesting article to say the least. Many folks have gone through some things in life while they were younger or in their first job, full- or part-time, that are remembered for a long time to come. 8 Things I Learned From Delivering Pizza in High School is such an interesting article written by […]

Some Experts Suggest To Retire 401(k)

Saturday, October 31, 2009, 4:20 PM | Leave Comment

Time magazine online has a humongous – a 5-page description of 401(k) retirement plan – article on the topic of “Why It’s Time to Retire the 401(k)” written by Stephen Gandel dated Friday, Oct. 09, 2009. The author has talked about the plan starting from its inception 30 years ago to the present time. The […]

Laid off? No job in sight? Joshua Piven to the rescue

Saturday, October 31, 2009, 7:30 AM | 1 Comment

Times are extremely tough. Every month, folks are laid off in the hundreds of thousands. Losing job is extremely difficult, especially when it’s increasingly getting harder and harder to get another job. I just finished a book by Joshua Piven. The name of the book is “The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook (Paperback)“. Joshua Piven has […]