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Saturday, August 1, 2015

Will your money run out or will you be ok?

June 25, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( If you are diagnosed with a major illness that requires aggressive treatment or you get into a bad car accident and can’t work for six months to a year, will you be able to continue your current lifestyle? Will your current income keep coming in? Will your savings be enough to cover your living expenses? If you lose your job,... [Read more...]

Fact Vs. Fiction: Clearing the Air on Vaping.

June 25, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Health, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( There’s no hotter underground trend in smoking right now than vaping. There are over 2.5 million e-cig vapers in the U.S. along, with 2.7 percent of the population claiming they’ve tried e-cigs at least once. The trend in this industry continues its upward trajectory. At the same time, there’s an opposing force out there... [Read more...]

Blossoms and Butterflies: Perusing the Public Gardens of Miami Florida.

Tweet ( Miami has some stunningly beautiful open spaces and the public gardens there can be a haven for nature-lovers and photographers. The variety of flora and fauna on display makes this part of the sunshine state irresistible to visitors who love to get close to nature and enjoy the blossoms and butterflies. Once you have sorted... [Read more...]

What Happens to Stocks When Interest Rates Rise?

June 19, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Investors tune in with bated breath every time the Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen makes an announcement. Given the historically low interest rates that have been the norm since 2006, investors constantly speculate on when the Fed will decide to raise interest rates and by how much. Whether you’re a billionaire stock... [Read more...]

8 Creative Companies Changing the World.

Tweet ( If you’re interested in getting your Executive MBA Degree, you’re likely working to become a leader within your company. How do you hone your leadership style, and ensure that your company is staying one step ahead of the competition? In the infographic below, learn about the creative companies who paved the way for future... [Read more...]

Is the tide changing for payday lenders?

Tweet ( In recent years payday lenders have had a great time of it charging whatever they want and pretty much on what terms they want. Now that the FCA have introduced tough new regulations what does this mean for the industry? Many payday lenders operating in the UK have long been offering a substandard service. They were able to charge... [Read more...]

Simple Tips to Save Money on Last Minute Business Class Flights.

Tweet ( Every traveller knows that the easiest way to save money on business class flights is to book tickets well in advance. This approach is undoubtedly effective and has helped thousands of people fly business class and pay less, but there are situations when you need to take off as soon as possible. This is when you should think... [Read more...]

The Power of Respect: Respect Our People.

Tweet ( Once upon a time African Americans respected each other. They were likely our grandparents, great grand parents or even further back than that. And though there are some of us who still respect ourselves and each other, something has gone very wrong. Yes slavery programming and Willie Lynche type brainwashing have taken their... [Read more...]

Ol $15 Minimum Wage: Women, Blacks Hurt Most.

June 6, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Fourteen to one, in favor. That was the Los Angeles City Council vote to raise, over the next five years, the city’s minimum wage from $9 an hour to $15. Of course, as Investor’s Business Daily tells us, the $15 per hour really is closer to $20. How does it get to $20? Investor’s Business Daily says: “Once... [Read more...]

The Moulin Rouge Casino and Its Impact On Las Vegas.

Tweet ( Even though the doors were only open for about a year in 1955, the Moulin Rouge Casino is possibly one of the most important casinos in history. The casino is the only entertainment facility included in the National Register of Historic Places and has graced the cover of Life magazine. The Moulin Rouge also has been included... [Read more...]

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