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Episode 2: George to the rescue

For those who dare to say that George Osborne doesn’t do enough to help people

Popular Economics: A fair economy is a strong economy


Discussions about the economy shouldn’t be dominated by banks and corporations. Join the conversation about how the economy can work for Canadian workers, our families, and our communities. 35 more words



It is your right
To believe
I couldn’t take that from you,
Wouldn’t take it,
But your innocence
Was starting to fade
The longer we stayed there… 46 more words


Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

Here is the oldest conventional bank in the world; the oldest at least in Western recorded history and the oldest thing resembling a conventional bank. It dates from a time when Italy was the banking center of the Western world. 301 more words


Paying For This Thing: Where to Begin?

If you’re like me, you have a raging case of wanderlust combined with a white-hot jealousy for everyone on Facebook, blogs, and twitter that seem to be traveling around the globe endlessly without any apparent cap for funds. 477 more words