Category Archives: Federal Spending

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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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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Dude, where did my Congressman go?


Where it comes to politics, sometimes the level of noise is too great.  But sometimes it is just TOO quiet.  It seems the only time I hear from Congressman Mike Rogers (MI-08) is when he is running for re-election.  So I’m … Continue reading

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What can YOU do?


What Can You Do? So many of our friends, neighbors and relatives are still asleep and have little idea what is coming.  Few understand the implications of continually printing money with no real backing and aren’t aware of the resulting … Continue reading

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Community Discussion Forum: Protection Against the Declining Dollar


What is happening with our economy and our federal government? The facts are readily available.  No attempt is being made to reign in excessive federal spending – – which now totals $1.5 Trillion more annually than total revenues and taxes.  Further, the evidence … Continue reading

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