Monthly Archives: July 2013

Bankruptcy filing and Detroit woes

By now you’ve heard about the bankruptcy filing and woes that Detroit is facing. This article from the Wall Street Journal mentions that the city has worked out a plan to pay creditors back 75ยข/$1. That’s a 25% reduction, but … Continue reading

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Looking ahead in your financial life

You think about what’s on TV next week, what to wear to weddings or other events, what to pay for gifts to weddings, what you are going to do for your next vacation if you are so blessed, etc. Never … Continue reading

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Basic math is so complex to some people

This is a simple scenario to prove that basic math is so complex to some people. Sorry to my readers for not posting anything over the past month, but I had a little too much on my plate (including a … Continue reading

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