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Watchwoman: I’m no financial expert. Not anywhere near close to one. However, I am not obtuse either.  Please hear this! Last month, they added 115,000 new jobs. That is not enough to keep up with new people entering the work […]

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The Kiplinger Washington Editors Friday, January 6, 2012 You’ll be surprised how much you can pocket in so little time. Want to save a thousand dollars without leaving the house? It’s possible with these quick, easy tips on everything from […]

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Excerpt: Clearly, Benanke’s policy gun is out of bullets. His grasping at a new Operation Twist underscores the sense of impotence of Fed policies that have today brought low growth, high unemployment, and a 7.2 percent increase in producer prices over […]

Read my comment following this financially devastating news item. 9/22/2011 – CNN Reports: Stocks plunged Thursday as investors were gripped by fear. The Dow sank 390 points or 3.5%. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 each fell about 3.2%. The Federal […]

Watchwoman comment follows, but first… CNN Reports: The Federal Reserve pulled the trigger Wednesday on a widely anticipated stimulus move, a policy involving the sale of $400 billion in short-term Treasuries in exchange for the same amount of longer term […]

Want tax on financial transactions… Joe Weisenthal French President Nicolas Sarkozy has expressed plans to introduce a “Tobin tax” in Europe: This means taxes on financial transactions, which is something the banks will hate. Obviously we need details, but this […]

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