The median U.S. household has only $1,100 in retirement account savings

Jim Quinn of The Burning Platform found this gem and posted it:   Coupled with this chart (which highlights savings by age):     There is a very strong belief in this country that the government will take care of us, and that’s reflected in these numbers. In truth, government is going to take care […]

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The magic of politics

Watching the news coverage over the last few years, I’ve come to see politicians as magicians. Not because they’re entertaining in any way, but rather because they’re so good (with the help of the media, their attractive assistants) at misdirection – making you look over here while they do something elsewhere that they don’t want […]

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