Like most people, I watched with excitement as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (also referred to as the Royals) introduced their latest newborn – a precious baby boy – to the world. To me, the moment represented a speck of innocence in the daily news instead of its usual abhorrent savagery. But as I pondered on the scene displayed on the computer screen, I could not help but to think of the current state of the world – the stark separation of “the haves” and “the have nots”.
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Why are Gas Prices Declining?
Did you just give a double-take at your local gas station’s prices? You are not alone. Over the past few weeks, the price of gas has declined to under $3.00/a gallon nationwide.
What is causing the sudden decline of gas prices?
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Quick Tip: Fixing Flip Flops
A popular shoe worn in the summer is the flip flop. Flip flops are great to wear, but when they start to come apart it can make walking uncomfortable. Instead of throwing out worn out flip flops and buying new ones – fix them.
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So you have decided to start a household budget. That is a very good way to track the flow of your money. The first category you can start with is grocery shopping. You need to eat, but you don’t have to overspend to eat well.
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