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Will The Fed Survive Ron Paul?

December 29, 2010

Ron Paul recently gave an interview to a reporter from Fortune magazine. The headline of the story reads, "Will the Fed be able to survive Ron Paul?" Ron Paul used to be considered an extremist whose views were so far out on the fringe that nobody took him seriously. There is a little bit of […]

How To Haggle For Your Next Vehicle… ?

October 13, 2010

This video from ABC may disturb me simply because I work in the retail automotive industry. Or maybe it's how smug they act throughout the process... but either way, ABC released a special on how to haggle for cars and it really caught my attention. Now, I do have to say some of their tips […]

Lack of Confidence In Fed Reserve Notes Showing Up Everywhere

February 22, 2010

I was surprised, but pleasantly so, to hear about a local SC politician trying to re-impress the value of gold and silver coinage in today’s society of the dollar losing more value more quickly than ever. Rep Pitts from SC introduced a bill in the South Carolina that would make not just federal reserve notes […]

What’s Your Twitter Spam Score?

August 22, 2009

If you’ve been on Twitter lately then you’ve definitely noticed the number of spammers that are starting to show up. It’s starting to look like my email inbox! So I went looking for a way to find out who’s a spammer and who’s not, because with just over 5,000 followers and following, and spammers getting smarter, […]