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Making a Profit from Small Businesses Part 2

Another blog about a large business making money from my own little enterprise. This time, the subject is Internet Service Providers.

I’ve had some very poor experiences with ISPs over the years. 660 more words

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Making a Profit from Small Businesses Part 1

First blog in a short series of how companies are increasing their profits from small businesses. Specifically me – an independent author.

Yes, times are hard and everyone’s trying to keep themselves in business, but I have my suspicions that some of the methods used are not entirely ethical. 542 more words

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Interview with Annie Machon

This interview with Annie Machon “Spies Lies and Whistleblowers” – where we are in a nutshell. A must read.

http://www.larsschall.com/2013/11/27/intelligence-services-and-democracy

Freezing Electricity Charges

Yesterday, a spokesman for SSE said that they are to freeze prices for twenty months.

While I commend them for this announcement, what filled the room with a loud exclamation of “ 112 more words

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Big Pharma Profiteering Gone Wild: $1,000-a-Pill Hepatitis Drug in USA Sells for Less Than $10 in Egypt

The financial raping of America by Big Pharma has just achieved a new milestone with the impending launch of a Hepatitis C drug that costs $1,000 a pill. 804 more words

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AW HELL NO!!! (Writers Beware)

I went to apply for Amtrak’s writer’s residencies, but since they require you to submit a sample of your work I decided to read the fine print because I like to know what kind of rights I’m agreeing to when I submit my writing somewhere. 277 more words

A Food-Loving Nation's Dilemma - Everybody Suffers When Landlords Become Greedy

Yet another impending closure of a local eatery at the end of this month has left a very bad taste in many mouths. Nasi Padang River Valley is yet another Singapore eatery that has fallen victim to the greedy-landlord-syndrome. 513 more words

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