Monthly Archives: February 2009

Interest paid by the US Government

Have you thought about how much money the United States Government spends each year on interest payments for the $10.6 Trillion dollars it owes?  About $253 Billion.   A year.  It is only going to get worse.  Those numbers haven’t factored … Continue reading

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How will the Stimulus Bill affect you?

How will the $787 Billion dollar Stimulus Package affect you?  it will affect you in a few different areas. Taxes During the rest of 2009 (and 2010) you will be paying less taxes each week that will amount to $400 … Continue reading

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Obama to sign the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 today in Denver, CO

Today is the 2nd time that Obama will make history in Denver. The first came last fall when he became the first black presidential nominee to run for president, giving the historic speech at Invesco Field at Mile High in … Continue reading

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No Checks for this year’s Stimulus Bill

Unlike the 2008 Stimulus checks under the Bush Administration, there will be no Stimulus Checks for the 2009 Stimulus Bill being signed by Obama today in Denver. The relief for people this year is coming in the form of a … Continue reading

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Highlights of the Stimulus Bill

The primary highlight of the stimulus bill is the $7,500 credit new home owners get for buying their first home.  This has to be paid back if the property is sold in less then 2 years.  This could go up … Continue reading

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According to history, Obama’s Stimulus Bill won’t work

There is a new book out called New Deal or Raw Deal By Burton Folsom about how the policies of FDR Economic Legacy has damaged America Burton was recently on Glenn Beck’s show recently talking about this new book and … Continue reading

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Health insurance subsidy through COBRA

COBRA Health insurance is one of the many things being changed in the 2009 Stimulus reform act. For those who lost their jobs between Sept 2008 and Dec 31, 2009, the goverment is going to do one of two things. … Continue reading

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2009 Stimulus Package will help the unemployed

There are provisions in the 2009 Stimulus Bill going through congress right now that will help all of those on Unemployment in 2009.   First, it will add about $25/week to anyone claiming unemployment.  Secondly, anyone that has unemployment benefits that … Continue reading

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Stimulus Checks Scam Schemes continue

The scams surrounding 2009 Stimulus Checks are in full swing.  People are so desperate to find out how they get this stimulus check they are willing to do just about anything. Which makes them prey to devluging information they otherwise … Continue reading

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The 2009 Stimulus Package could help colleges

Colleges and college students across America could see releif from this stimulus package that is working it’s way through the Senate right now.  The Stimulus Bill could help allievate the cuts colleges would otherwise have to otherwise make.  There are … Continue reading

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