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When I posted the butternut squash soup with cinnamon sugar crouton recipe I wanted to try after a friend of ours made herself a pot back on Captiva Island, I mentioned in one of the photo captions that our cutting board was on the verge of giving up the ghost after years of faithful service. […]
Hmm …. Joshua, Countries such as Germany and Spain make homeschooling illegal, putting the kids before the parents. Other countries, such as Italy, consider it a fundamental right and guarantee it in the constitution, putting the parents before the kids. Which do you think is right? Iya This is one of those things that remains […]
Earlier tonight, I published a piece called The Best Stocks To Buy Are Historically Found in a Handful of Industries over at About.com, which at around 3,000+ words, examined the research we discussed recently out of Wharton that looked at the original S&P 500 components in the 50 years following their establishment in 1957 and the […]
Get ready to add yet another secret millionaire to your case study files. Ronald Read passed away last June at 92 years old. The Brattleboro, Vermont man, who had no college education and drove a Toyota Yaris, always made a point of living below his means. He spent many years working as a gas station attendant and […]
I’ve written about the fact that very few American families invest in stock directly. For every 100 families in the United States, only 15.1 hold shares outright, rather than through a conduit like a mutual fund. Of that 15.1% sub-group, 29.2% (or 4.41% of all households) are invested in only a single stock, 53.0% (or 8.00% […]
In addition to the posts on this personal blog, you can read more of my investing, finance, accounting, and portfolio management articles at Investing for Beginners over at About.com, where I've written since 2001.
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