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America Chooses Decline

Every week it’s the weekly job numbers, and every month it’s the monthly job numbers. And as they’re always awful – when they aren’t flat and one or two commentators venture that maybe things might be getting better, slowly, but … Continue reading

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Tapped Out

The term Nest Egg is funny – originally that was a natural or artificial egg placed in a bird’s nest to encourage the bird to lay its own eggs there, and now, idiomatically, a nest egg is your savings, or … Continue reading

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