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Wealth consists of...

“Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.”

quote from  Epictetus

Here is an interesting question during this consumer-driven time of year—” how contented are you right now with all that you currently have?” 37 more words


Happy Thanksgiving

By Eric Duprat.

This is a good time to pause and reflect on what we have done and what we are about to do, and to be thankful for all of it. 554 more words

Healthcare Costs

Becoming a Minimilist: 8 Reasons Successful People Are Choosing to Wear the Same Thing Every Day

I found this article really interesting and challenging.  In an age where we are burdening the planet with overpopulation and over production, and in an age where we are constantly told that more is better.   1,215 more words

Wednesday What Is It?

DAVID GOLDHILL And PAUL HOWARD: An ObamaCare-Inspired Rebellion

Wall Street Journal — The law is driving people into high-deductible plans, inadvertently seeding a consumer-driven market.

The long battle over ObamaCare’s subsidies that culminated at the Supreme Court last week has overshadowed a consequential shift in health insurance: toward high-deductible plans that will help put market forces back into medicine. 52 more words