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Wed Mar 26

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xetn commented on an article. 5:37 PM

Paying for College: 5 Things Every Family Should Know

JohanStrauss:

Right on! Get a job will provide much needed experience, money and some personal freedom.

College degrees (unless for professionals such as medical or legal or science) are not

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Tue Mar 25

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xetn commented on an article. 5:40 PM

The Shocking Truth About 3D Systems Corporation's Valuation

It is totally irrational to even consider buying a way over-priced stock with the stupid idea that if you hold it long enough you can make a profit. What ever happened to the idea of buy low sell high?

TMF is

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Sat Mar 22

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xetn commented on an article. 5:07 PM

8 Fascinating Reads

"Some states are trying to make community college

tuition-free"

Another effort to socialize education; extending it form the first 12 grades to the next level. There is no such

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Tue Mar 18

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xetn commented on an article. 5:45 PM

This Company Fought to Keep Your Taxes Complicated -- and Won

The only real tax reform would be to repeal the 16th amendment and eliminate the income tax. That would certainly simplify everything and you would get to keep all of your income. Think of the huge increase in spending the increased

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xetn commented on an article. 5:41 PM

A Simple Change That Would Help Millions of Investors

stockdissector:

"Maybe they should outlaw automatic deduction of management fees and start billing. Maybe people will wake up and move for further changes."

Maybe employers should

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Mon Mar 17

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xetn commented on an article. 5:44 PM

What Loss, Love, and Life Taught Me About Obamacare

"your premium or out-of-pocket costs might not be so hefty at all, thanks to government subsidies that are being offered to many low- and middle-income households" There is no premium, there is a tax as described by the

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Sat Mar 15

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xetn commented on an article. 2:03 PM

The Only Reason Bank of America Wouldn’t Raise Its Dividend on March 26

What do you think BAC's balance sheet would look like if they had to mark to market their real estate collateral (especially REOs)?

Thu Mar 13

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xetn commented on an article. 6:00 PM

Why China Manipulates the Yuan

Another idiotic article. China, like every other country with a central bank, manipulates their currency in the belief it will gain an advantage in exports.

They accomplish this task by creating new currency

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xetn commented on an article. 7:55 AM

1 Stunning Number from the White House About Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Without the Fed buying all their bad debt at par, both of those lenders would have been completely bankrupt in 2008. Without the Fed creating 4 trillion new currency units since 2008, the stock market and the housing market would

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Fri Mar 7

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xetn commented on an article. 8:07 PM

Why Are ‘Mom Jeans’ Coming Back?

It must be a slow day at TMF.

Thu Mar 6

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xetn commented on an article. 5:58 PM

With Free Version of Windows, Microsoft Gives In to the Google Way

Not only are Linux distributions free, they come with an amazing number of free applications such as LibreOffice and probably several thousand more. And all of them are updated for free as well.

I have been

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Mon Mar 3

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xetn commented on an article. 6:48 PM

U.S. Government Deals a Devastating Blow to For-Profit Education

Footsall

"Private Corporations will screw you every time; since their sole purpose for being is to make a profit by, "hook or crook." Just another attempt to siphon money from the Federal

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Thu Feb 27

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xetn commented on an article. 5:40 PM

This Technology Is Our Only Real Shot at Addressing Climate Change, and It Could Make You Rich in th

This is the dumbest article I have ever read on TMF.

You cannot stop climate change: it has been going on since the planet was created.

Sat Feb 8

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xetn commented on an article. 3:23 PM

How the Postal Service Can Earn $8.9 Billion a Year by Helping the Poor

I think they will have to really hustle (something the USPS isn't used to) to earn enough to cover their annual deficit of more or less $10 billion.

That $10 billion is from the taxpayers and the deficit never

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xetn commented on an article. 9:04 AM

10 Reasons CVS Will Stop Selling Cigarettes

People who smoke will not care one bit about CVS' decision. They will go where the supply is. The so-called "war on drugs" proves this. Prohibition proves this.

Since cigarettes and alcohol are both

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Wed Feb 5

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xetn commented on an article. 6:09 PM

Why America Stopped Driving

Perhaps the previous article on unemployment has something to do with less driving. No job, maybe you cannot afford a car of gas to fuel or insurance?

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