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Boating costs: the good, the bad and the yet to be discovered

“Living on a boat must be cheaper than living in a flat.”  I hear this a lot.  (I did think it before I started doing research into boat living.)  And the truth is I’m still in the process of working this out.   373 more words


Top Tips for Controlling Your Self-Build Budget

Every self-builder has a budget; the well-prepared or experienced self-builder may bring the project home on or under budget. Unfortunately, for the masses a budget is nothing more than a target that is potentially ill prepared and carries critical consequences. 911 more words


What does it cost to change your life?

Lots. It costs lots and lots and it costs lots of different things. So to talk about this topic I need you to think about where you are now and where you want to be. 605 more words

Pennsylvania v. Delaware Valley Citizens' Council for Clean Air

483 U. S. 711

June 26, 1987

After several years of legal wrangling, a group of annoying environmentalist busybodies forced Pennsylvania to take some green measures. 378 more words


Region performing well, thank you

This region is doing well.

Wellington is already performing at a higher economic level than Auckland with a higher and faster growing GDP per capita than the ‘Super City’. 52 more words


Plaintiffs who won token $423 at trial must pay defendants more than $1-million in costs

One sows what one reaps, writes Mr. Justice Joseph Quinn of the Ontario Superior Court.

Last October, we told you about a bizarre trial judgment in which Judge Quinn awarded the plaintiff a token $423.20 in damages after a 72-day trial in St. 317 more words

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Hospital Outpatient Costs Still Rising Says New Study

A new study released earlier this week by the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) and reported on in Claims Journal, found the following:

  • States with percent-of-charge-based fee regulations or no fee schedules had the highest payments to hospitals for outpatient surgical episodes for knee and shoulder surgeries.
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Medical Tourism