Author Archives: auditdir

Open Letter to my U.S. Senator 4/3/17


Dear Senator Stabenow, Please vote to confirm Judge Gorsuch for the Supreme Court. As you know, he was earlier voted onto the Appeals Court with 100% of the Senators voting “yes”, and since then has not done anything to disqualify … Continue reading

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Why should you care if the government can store your phone records and email?


Are you bothered by the recent news about the incredible level of snooping being done by the U.S. Government?  What exactly is the problem? “The NSA has built an infrastructure that allows it to intercept almost everything. If I wanted … Continue reading

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Should I be concerned about inflation? Why does my dollar buy less and less?


Would you like to know something fascinating? When I was a young kid growing up in the early 1960s I can remember the big, yellow Town Talk gas station on 28th Street located next to the Dairy Treat.  Gasoline was … Continue reading

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What the Hell is going on with our economy?


If you’ve ever asked yourself or others the above question, as I have … then keep reading. Personally, I do a LOT of reading to develop a broad understanding of all things impacting our family and finances.  I’m constantly scouring books, magazines, … Continue reading

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Andrew “Ranting Andy” Hoffman Coming to Clarkston, MI


Similar to the event I sponsored last April, I  will be hosting “The Road to Independence II” on April 20, 2013 in Independence Township, Michigan. Our speakers will not disappoint: Andrew “Ranting Andy” Hoffman, blogger and former Wall Street insider, … Continue reading

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My Blog in Review – 2012


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 2,200 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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The REAL Fiscal Cliff: We Just Went Over in a Rolls Royce Silver Shadow


Tuesday’s Presidential election was merely a choice of who is going to captain the sinking Titanic. Congress and the President failed to reign in their spending and now we have passed the most important spending limit. This is not a political problem, it’s a mathematical one. Facts are facts, no matter how uncomfortable they may be. Continue reading

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