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Factors to consider in determining when to receive Social Security benefits

Factors to consider in determining when to receive Social Security benefits

Over the course of your working lifetime, with every paycheck you’ve dutifully paid taxes toward Social Security. When the time comes to retire, will you file for your benefits as soon as possible — age 62 under current guidelines — or will you wait until your full retirement age to receive benefits? You also...
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Bitcoin Foundation Aims to Standardize and Protect Digital Currency

First released in 2009, Bitcoins are a decentralized peer-to-peer digital currency. They are not issued by a central bank, like most other currencies, nor are transactions routed through a central processor. Instead, payments are routed through a global network of encrypted communications which makes sure that Bitcoins are not being created out of thin air. Decentralization has...
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I Can’t Take It Anymore! When Will The Government Quit Putting Out Fraudulent Employment Statistics?

I Can’t Take It Anymore! When Will The Government Quit Putting Out Fraudulent Employment Statistics?

On Friday, the entire financial world celebrated when it was announced that the unemployment rate in the United States had fallen to 8.3 percent. That is the lowest it has been since February 2009, and it came as an unexpected surprise for financial markets that are hungry for some good news.  According to the...
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16 Statistics Which Show That The Number Of Americans Dependent On The Government Is At An All-Time High

16 Statistics Which Show That The Number Of Americans Dependent On The Government Is At An All-Time High

A higher percentage of the American population is receiving government benefits than ever before.  Yes, there have always been poor people that have needed our assistance, but what does it say about our economy that the number of Americans dependent on the government is at an all-time high?  Every night on the evening news...
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The Man Without A Plan

The Man Without A Plan

Barack Obama is a man without a plan.  When you are young, they often tell you to "fake it until you make it", but Barack Obama is taking this to ridiculous extremes.  Barack Obama has absolutely no idea what he is doing when it comes to the economy, and yet he continues to give...
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