Black Coffee: The Working My Fingers to the Bone Edition

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

Boy, I have been working some incredibly long hours lately. In fact, I’ve been averaging 13 hours per day for the past two weeks, not

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Black Coffee: Father's Day Edition

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

Although Dad never sat me down and drilled his personal finance wisdom into my head, through his actions he taught me the importance of personal

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Black Coffee: Walk Softly and Try Not to Tick Off the Other Bloggers

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

I apologize for the dearth of reading links this week, but my schedule has been even more cramped than usual. Okay, let’s get right to

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Black Coffee: Why It Just Got More Expensive to Lose Your Wallet

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

True story… I was perusing Wisebread the other day when I saw a headline for an article that looked darn interesting. It was entitled, “Best

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Black Coffee: Shrimp, Summer Air Conditioning & the Art of Negotiation

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

I don’t know about all of you out there, but I’ve got a busy Memorial Day weekend on tap. While we’re all having fun enjoying

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100 Words On: Why the Federal Reserve Must Be Abolished

The central bank is an institution of the most deadly hostility existing against the principles and form of our Constitution. If the American people allow private banks to control the issuance of their currency, first by inflation and then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around them will deprive the People of all their property until their children will wake up homeless

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The High Cost of Being Poor (and How to Vanquish It)

by Gayle B. Tate

We have all seen difficult times, so that’s nothing new.

My wife and I started our business at exactly the wrong time. Although we established it in 1967, we opened our first brick and mortar operation in 1972. Within a year, the “big recession” of ’73 began.

Some of you might remember when you had to wait in line for hours to get gas for your car? Well, while

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Black Coffee: Monks, Marriage, and Lazy Kids

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

If this edition of Black Coffee seems a little light, well, it is. But I have a good reason! This week me and the Honeybee

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Black Coffee: Why I Avoid Weddings in New York (and Lada Grantas)

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

I’m off to shop for some new patio furniture with the Honeybee, so let’s get right to it today, shall we?

Blogs I’ve Been Following This

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Black Coffee: Pro Flowers' Absurd Hidden Fees, Taxes & Other Terrors

It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe…

Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Here’s what caught my attention over the past week…

Happy Mother’s Day!

Blogs I’ve Been Following This Week

Out of Debt Again – I Wanted to Buy My Mother Some Flowers for Mothers Day. I see

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