Black Coffee: I See the Fed Is Getting Into the Halloween Spirit.

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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…

As I write this it’s a bit after midnight. I just got back from seeing Maroon 5 in concert under the stars at the Greek

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Black Coffee: Houston, We Have a Problem. A Very Big Problem.

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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…

Welcome to a very special – and very short – espresso edition of Black Coffee.

I just finished up one of those weeks from you-know-where and

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Black Coffee: Baseball, Donkeys, Morons, and Oxymorons

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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 Phoenix, Arizona, this weekend to see my second-to-last-place Dodgers play the last-place Diamondbacks in a completely meaningless game for both teams.

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Black Coffee: Can You Feel It? There’s Change In the Air!

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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…

Can you feel it? There is a feeling of change that is definitely in the air all across our great country.

No, I’m not talking about

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Black Coffee: Use All the Lipstick You Want. A Pig is a Pig.

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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…

Say hello to my little friend! Now, I know what you’re thinking. What the heck is he doing here, Len? I’m sure you’ll figure

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Black Coffee: The Best Personal Finance Book I’ve Ever Read

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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…

Somebody asked me to recommend to them a personal finance book they could give to their 20-something son. Without hesitation I told them to

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Black Coffee: Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice

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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…

This week my daughter, Nina, turned 11-years-old. Of course, it goes without saying that her birthday is a joyous occasion for me, but

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Black Coffee: A Little Fun with My Dog and Some Peanut Butter

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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…

Next time you parents with kids need an idea for a clever birthday party game that kids under age eight – or guys like

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Black Coffee: Send in the Clowns (Never Mind, They’re Already Here.)

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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…

According to that paragon of truth, Wikipedia, there are three prevalent types of American clowns:

The Hobo – Migratory and finds work where he

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Grease’s Financial Crisis: Why You Can’t Blame It On Wendy’s

Greg McFarlane is an advertising copywriter who lives in Las Vegas and Lahaina – testament to the power of entrepreneurship. He runs Control Your Cash and recently wrote Control Your Cash: Making Money Make Sense, a financial primer for people in their 20s and 30s who know nothing about money. Buy the book here (physical) or here (Kindle) and reach Greg at greg@ControlYourCash.com.

“Poor people eat fast food and get

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