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These are the things that a food-poisoning expert doesn’t eat

Bill Marler, an attorney with 20 years of experience in food-poisoning litigation, fears these six foods the most. Source: These are the things that a food-poisoning expert doesn’t eat – Business Insider

It’s Do or Die for the Bulls

Watch the video, “It’s Do or Die for the Bulls” on Yahoo Finance. The Bank of Japan just shocked the markets. Investors around the world were hoping for more stimulus. Instead, they got the worst news possible: ‘helicopter money’ is illegal in Japan. Source: Right now, it’s do or die for the bulls | Watch the […]

“Mr. Fuller, Why would you build a round house?”

Round homes were the preferred choice of our ancient ancestors. Could they be making a comeback as we become more conscientious about efficiencies? Source: “Mr. Fuller, Why would you build a round house?” : TreeHugger

Bill Bonner preparing for next recession

One economist laments on the historically high US debt bubbles and says he’s preparing for the next recession…by stocking up on cattle, wine, and vegetables. Source: Bill Bonner preparing for next recession – Business Insider

Four Families Build ‘Magical’ $40K Tiny Houses

Four families built vacation homes together outside Austin, Texas that are each just 400 square feet and they share a separate common kitchen and dining room. Is the growing popularity of tiny homes catalyzing a movement away from old cookie-cutter suburbs to new vibrant intentional communities? Source: Four Families Build ‘Magical’ $40K Tiny Houses

Meet the woman who turned a school bus into a mobile financial literacy hub – Yahoo Finance

Marsha Barnes founded The Finance Bar in 2014 in a renovated school bus. It’s a mobile financial literacy hub on wheels. Source: Meet the woman who turned a school bus into a mobile financial literacy hub – Yahoo Finance

Why Americans are spending more and more on rent – The Washington Post

The affordable housing crisis isn’t temporary. It’s been building for decades. Source: Why Americans are spending more and more on rent – The Washington Post

America’s richest (and poorest) states – Yahoo Finance

Any idea how your state stacks up in the nation’s wealth rankings?  In addition to your state’s rank you can learn about its median household income, current population, unemployment rate, and poverty rate. H/T 24/7 Wallstreet   Source: America’s richest (and poorest) states – Yahoo Finance

7 assumptions about retirement: True or false? – Yahoo Finance

Are you prepared for retirement, or even thinking about it? The reality of these seven common assumptions might surprise you. For example, many believe that the Social Security system will be bankrupt by the time they retire.  The reality is that the system looks viable for the next two decades, and probably longer with appropriate […]