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The Reason People Stay Poor

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

This week a reader sent an article entitled "If You're Still Poor at 35, You Deserve It."

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Phone Scam Warning

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Individuals impersonating IRS agents are calling taxpayers.

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'Don't Follow Your Passions!'

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Mike Rowe responded to one of his followers on Facebook after asked why he doesn't recommend "following your passion." Check it out…

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America's Dirty Little Secret: Sex Trafficking Is Big Business

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

"For every 10 women rescued, there are 50 to 100 more women are brought in by the traffickers. Unfortunately, they're not 18- or 20-year-olds anymore. They're minors as young as 13 who are being trafficked. They're little girls."-25-year-old victim of trafficking

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Voting Hasn't Worked, So Now What?

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

"Perhaps the fact that we have seen millions voting themselves into complete dependence on a tyrant has made our generation understand that to choose one's government is not necessarily to secure one's freedom." -Friedrich August von Hayek, economist, philosopher

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Liberty, Not Government, is Key to Containing Ebola

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

According to Forbes magazine, at least 5,000 Americans contacted healthcare providers fearful they had contracted Ebola after the media reported that someone with Ebola had entered the United States. All 5,000 cases turned out to be false alarms. In fact, despite all the hype about Ebola generated by the media and government officials, as of this writing there has only been one [two - Ed.] preliminarily identified case of someone contracting Ebola within the United States. 

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National Headlines

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Judge Overturns Arizona's Ban on Gay Marriage, Mom: Hospital Seized My Children for 'Guinea Pig' Drug Trials, and more...

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Taxpayer Funded NFL

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

 The NFL is running one of its own games on the public, and as one of the most subsidized non-profit organizations in American history, the NFL excels at tackling the American taxpayer. It should be of no surprise that with its religious-like following, the NFL receives the same tax-exempt status as a church, exempted under the IRS 501 (c) 6 code from paying federal taxes. The legislation puts the NFL as a non-profit trade association which it has been under since 1942.

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Handy Home Maintenance Checklist For Fall and Winter

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

When buying a home, most people probably first think of the financial responsibility. Don't let yourself forget, however, about the time and labor that home ownership also requires. Just like regular oil changes for your car keep your engine happy and healthy, keeping up with regular home maintenance tasks will keep you from future headaches and wasted money.

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