This is something that’s been on my mind for many years. I’m not the isolationist type at all; far from it. With that said, I do believe that our country has enough inherent problems that need some extra dollars that could provide serious assistance to its own citizens without giving so much away to other […]

I don’t always note whenever I reach a milestone, and in this case it might seem a little odd that I’m noting post #799 instead of post #800. I accept guest posts on this blog and, because sometimes I have them way in advance, I’m not always keeping up with the number of posts there […]

Generations of Americans have been taught that a home purchase comes with a legal, financial and moral obligation to repay the bank. No matter what happened in life, either we paid the mortgage or we faced being looked upon as a failure by friends, family and the bank. That perception began to change rapidly in […]