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Looking for new revenue streams this summer

The past 9 months have not ben kind to me from an expense respective, with some significant (and completely unanticipated) major repairs needed on the house.  With bills continuing to mount up I’ve decided to try some new revenue streams. … Continue reading

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The Call for a New Electoral College

The Electoral College (EC) as we know it today was established in Article II, Section 1 of the U.S. Constitution and ratified in 1804 via the 12th Amendment.  Under this set-up each state gets is appointed the same number of … Continue reading

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RaffleCopter Giveaways

This morning I was Goggling something completely unrelated when one of the results was a writers blog entitled The Attic Ghost.   Created by Kathy Finfrock, author of the novel House of Redemption, the site provides daily writing prompts for authors to help … Continue reading

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Add Wells Fargo to the list of companies I will never again do business with

Most of you are probably aware of the controversy surrounding Wells Fargo, where unrealistic sales quotas “forced” employees to fraudulently set up multiple unauthorized accounts for existing account holders.  The accounts then were hit with service charges that the customers … Continue reading

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From Wired.com: T-Mobile’s Free Pokémon Go Data Isn’t Worth the Trouble

I’m not into phone-based games and was born a little too early to be part of the original Pokémon craze, so when Pokémon Go made big headlines last week I was curious enough to find out what it is but not … Continue reading

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Tips on Pumping Gas

I was doing a little spring cleaning of my personal inbox recently when I came across an email about pumping gas.  It was allegedly written by a 31-year veteran of the petroleum industry.  I say “allegedly” because it was a … Continue reading

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I Read an Interesting Article on Super Savers

“Super Savers” are those who put away far more money into their retirement accounts than the national average for a person their age.  I, however, am a super saver – seeking out the best ways to get my money’s worth … Continue reading

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