What to Buy During the Recession

April 7, 2009 at 4:17 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on What to Buy During the Recession
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What to Buy During the Recession: Good bargains during these times.

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More Communities Ink Their Own Currencies

April 7, 2009 at 9:29 am | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on More Communities Ink Their Own Currencies
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More Communities Ink Their Own Currencies:”A small but growing number of cash-strapped communities are printing their own money.”

Even Porsche Has to Cut Employee Hours

January 30, 2009 at 10:40 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Even Porsche Has to Cut Employee Hours
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Even Porsche Has to Cut Employee Hours: “The number of cars sold fell 27% to 34,000 in the six-month period. Porsche said it would reduce hours as a result…

Recession Produces Counterfeit Food

January 25, 2009 at 12:50 am | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Recession Produces Counterfeit Food
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Recession Produces Counterfeit Food: Experts say dangerous U.S.-produced foods are comparatively few, but producers have been known to practice “economic adulteration” — adding a little to their bottom line by padding, thinning or substituting something cheap for something expensive.

Bank of England Set to Run Printing Presses

January 25, 2009 at 12:39 am | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Bank of England Set to Run Printing Presses
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Bank of England Set to Run Printing Presses: “The Bank of England’s Governor paved the way last night to unleash the weapon of “printing money” in a last-ditch drive to combat the rapidly deepening recession.”

This is not a good sign at all, since hyperinflation could occur once the extra bills are dumped into circulation.

Singapore Proposes Stimulus Package

January 25, 2009 at 12:20 am | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Singapore Proposes Stimulus Package
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Singapore Proposes Stimulus Package: “The resilience package will avert a sharper downturn in Singapore but won’t get it out of recession…”

A Quarter of Retail Stores Gone

January 22, 2009 at 9:25 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment
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A Quarter of Retail Stores Gone: “Analysts estimate that from about 10% to 26% of all retailers are in financial distress and in danger of filing for Chapter 11.”

Why the Obama Stimulus Plan Won’t Work

January 22, 2009 at 9:19 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Why the Obama Stimulus Plan Won’t Work
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Why the Obama Stimulus Plan Won’t Work: “This may seem harsh but the ultimate cure for a recession is recession. Economic booms “malinvest” labor and capital and recessions are necessary to “clean out” these malinvestments.”

Hmmm…. We’ll see if he is right. But meanwhile, many people suffer for it.

Best College Degrees For a Depression

December 29, 2008 at 7:59 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Best College Degrees For a Depression
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Best College Degrees For a Depression: Think medical!

Unexpectedly? What do you mean, unexpectedly?

December 11, 2008 at 4:47 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Unexpectedly? What do you mean, unexpectedly?
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You mean, they didn’t see this coming?

“…it is very clear that the underlying trend in claims is still rocketing, as companies throw in the towel and prepare for a long, deep recession…”

How the recession is affecting professionals

December 11, 2008 at 4:01 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How the recession is affecting professionals
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Doctors, engineers, attorneys, NASCAR engineers and other professionals detail how the recession has affected their business or career.

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