U.S. Bearer Bond
If you are feeling strong enough to tackle the concepts of our national debt and what it means, take a look at what a trillion really is
. Now I am waiting to hear “That’s trillion with a T”
Here’s the US Treasury’s take on it that they call The Debt to the Penny and Who Holds It.
In doing some research for a close friend who is coping as an only adult offspring, trying to do the right thing. for her aging father I came across this marvelous list put out by the American Medical Association (AMA) If you care facing a challenge caring for someone in your life I urge you to take this test that will weigh your stress-level.
The National Caregivers Library has lots of helpful resources.
Further I’d recommend reading: COUNTING ON KINDNESS by Wendy Lustbader (out of print, get at the library or used) or MY MOTHER ,YOUR MOTHER by Dr. Dennis McCullough.
This woman rocks my world, thank goodness she is looking out for us her the position with the government as she has also become the chair of the Congressional Oversight Panel created to oversee the U.S. banking bailout.
In May 2009, Warren was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World.
Here’s a You Tube presentation she has done to help us understand what she is fighting for. You go girl!
In our modern world you can’t even get insurance without providing your social security number so they can check your credit score. This score influences the insurance rates you pay. It is important to make sure these reports are up to date and accurate.
To avoid errors in your report and to nip identity theft in the bud it’s important to request for your credit report at least yearly if not twice annually.
There are three credit reporting agencies, Transunion, Equafax, and Experian and you can get one report from each annually, so stagger them if you have time review your reports twice annually.
Although you can get a free credit report in order to get the number that is your credit score generally you have to pay for it. Credit Karma is a new service that will bring that number to you and additionally will help you understand what goes into that score and how you may improve it.