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Equality vs. Equity

There are two basic doctrines that have been used to define fairness—equality and equity.   Equality approaches attempt to achieve fairness by treating everyone exactly the same.   190 more words


carry your own water

The gender pay gap is either alive and well or, depending who you speak to, an outright myth. At it’s core, according to a recent Senate Economics References Committee report from April this year, is the theory that ‘a husband is not a retirement plan’ unquote. 1,094 more words

Alienation of real estate by gift

(Source: Isin v Ozen NSWSC 1480; - per Hallen J)

Alienation of real estate will be effective, in equity, by gift, if the gift is “complete”: … 1,068 more words

Trusts & Trustee Law

work in progress (vi)

“I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.” ― Mahatma Gandhi         

“No matter how corrupt, greedy, and heartless our government, our corporations, our media, and our religious & charitable institutions may become, the music will still be wonderful.” … 244 more words


Money Continues to Leave Equities for Bonds in 2016

– Money continues to leave domestic equity mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and move into bond funds and ETFs. This shows a potential continued lack of trust when it comes to equities. 142 more words

Market News

Schott Foundation: If You Care About a Better Education for All, Vote NO on Question 2 in Massachusetts

Dr. John H. Jackson of the Schott Foundation (Cambridge, Massachusetts) and Josie Greene, a director of another foundation (writing for herself, not her foundation), penned a powerful opinion piece about “a better education for all.” 915 more words

Charter Schools

Return on Equity

The question as to when to sell an investment property depends on many factors including:  the likelihood of future appreciation, the cash flow it produces, the ease or difficulty of managing the property and the property’s fit in an investor’s overall investment portfolio. 60 more words