Category Archives: Corporate Profits

Have Not

“There are only two families in the world, as a grandmother of mine used to say: the haves and the have-nots.”  Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Spanish writer, 1547-1616) Miquel de Cervantes Saavedra said that nearly 400 years ago.  So some things … Continue reading

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Gleaned From the News

The recession is over.  It began in December 2007 and ended in June 2009 (one month before I was laid off- someone should have told my employer!).  Banks are rebounding.  Airlines are rebounding.  Car makers are rebounding. The top five … Continue reading

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The Great Divide

I think the American Dream for most people is just survival. Sandy Scholl   According to a study conducted for the Rockefeller Foundation more Americans are financially insecure now than they have been in a quarter of a century.  Financially … Continue reading

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