Archive | June, 2011

Economy worries keeping you awake?

June 26, 2011

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What keeps you up at night? For many of us, sleepless nights are the result of financial worries. A new Gallup poll asked Americans to rate those financial woes. At the bottom of the list is the worry about paying our credit card bill. Since 2008 many have cut down and cut up credit cards, […]

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How about $250 for every 10 pounds lost?

June 19, 2011

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So, we’re fat. Fattest state in the union. Our politicians are fat. Our news anchors are fat. Our family reunions look like an episode of “The Biggest Loser.” And, yes, I’m trying to lose a few pounds myself! “Fat” has an economic impact. Of all the money we spend on healthcare, nearly 10 percent can […]

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Paying a fair share of taxes only, well, fair

June 12, 2011

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So, I heard that 45 percent of tax filers pay no federal income tax. NONE! 45 percent! Now, that makes me mad. After all, I pay a boat load of taxes every year. I don’t mind paying my fair share. I just want to make sure everyone else is anteing up, too. So, I began […]

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