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Most of the headlines about the recent financial crisis have focused on the effects on the national and international economy. We have heard about recession, depression, double dips, unemployment, fal...
Banking (Feb 15th, 10)
If you are a homeowner and a family man and you have, at some time, lived beyond your means in an effort to provide for your family all the things that they want- then you will know roughly how many W...
Markets (Feb 12th, 10)
Which, I wonder, would be the riskiest thing to do this year, if you felt like a bit of excitement? Invest heavily in equity markets, invest heavily in government bonds, or buy a used Toyota from some...
Markets (Feb 9th, 10)
Counter intuitive though it is, there have been arguments as to whether cutting incremental rates of income tax can actually raise tax revenues since the days of Adam Smith and “The Wealth of Na...
Tax (Feb 4th, 10)
I am not a great fan of Alistair Darling, the UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer. I think there have been times over the last couple of years when he has seemed uncertain and unconvincing when m...
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