What Exactly IS Greed?

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Tweet Greed has been thrown around quite a lot over the past few weeks. This banker was greedy, that corporate CEO was greedy, this hedge fund manager was greedy, that real estate investor was greedy. Everyone loves to assign negative […]

The Silver Lining on This Dark Economic Cloud

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Tweet photo credit: Mel B. It’s hard to see the silver lining on a cloud when you’re in the middle of the storm. Currently, the US economy, even the world economy, seems to be dead center in the middle of

The Upside of a Down Economy

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Is it just me or is anyone else getting a little recession news weary? The truth is, no one really knows when it will finally be over, though many economists predict a rough 2009 and a full recovery in 2010. […]

The Planet Goes Down (Breaking News)

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

The Planet, a very large hosting company and data center, was surprised by a fire in their H1 data center in Houston. Seems that some electrical gear shorted, creating an explosion and fire that knocked down three walls surrounding an

The Never Ending Campaign

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

There is an on-going campaign that never seems to end. The players are constantly seeking votes. The constituents are constantly seeking satisfaction and fulfillment of campaign promises. There are stump speeches and celebrity endorsements. There are good guys and there

The National Money Hole?

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Not a long post today, but a video from the Onion News Network. In The Know: Should The Government Stop Dumping Money Into A Giant Hole? About the author Ron has written 1126 articles on The Wisdom Journal. The founder

The Mortgage Meltdown Signs Were There All Along

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

Tweet Why do so many politicians suddenly look indignantly at the President and his Administration when they were warned repeatedly about the potential collapse of the mortgage markets, yet failed to do anything about it? For many years the President

The FTC Is Watching Out For You

June 2, 2017 Mike 0

I recently received an email from the Assistant Director in the Consumer & Business Education at the Federal Trade Commission (who knew they read my blog?), informing me about a new resource to help you and me avoid charity fraud.