California legislators appear to spend every waking hour finding new ways to tax their citizens

California legislators appear to spend every waking hour finding new ways to tax their citizens

In the wake of a massive increase on the price of gasoline a few months back, one of the biggest tax burden states is preparing for their next scheme to fleece their populace.  And ...

Biggest Hollywood studio gets even bigger as Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) acquires character franchises in deal with Fox

Biggest Hollywood studio gets even bigger as Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) acquires character franchises in deal with Fox

Thanks to the success of the Avengers and their entire Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), Disney by a long shot has become the most profitable franchise in Hollywood today.  And with ...

With Congress on the verge of passing tax reform, how will the new rules affect you in your particular area?

With Congress on the verge of passing tax reform, how will the new rules affect you in your particular area?

As we rush headlong towards the Christmas break, and perhaps more importantly for many the end of the fiscal year, passing tax reform before Dec. 31 has never been a greater priori ...

Wall Street’s greed, and the Federal government’s corruption have left the U.S.’s infrastructure over 60 years outdated

Wall Street’s greed, and the Federal government’s corruption have left the U.S.’s infrastructure over 60 years outdated

Not taking into consideration the shipping of America's industry and production offshore, the other biggest thing hanging over any potential economic growth is the nation's dilapid ...

Unforeseen consequence: Pot legalization has limited California’s ability to use prison labor in fighting state’s wildfires

Unforeseen consequence: Pot legalization has limited California’s ability to use prison labor in fighting state’s wildfires

A combination of pot legalization coupled with court rulings calling for overcrowded prisons to release convicts early has now manifested in an interesting consequence for the stat ...

Those seeking liberty now prefer digital securities like Bitcoin over gold in new survey conducted by Ron Paul

Those seeking liberty now prefer digital securities like Bitcoin over gold in new survey conducted by Ron Paul

A week ago, former Congressman and Presidential candidate Ron Paul conducted a non-scientific survey for those who follow him on Twitter and discovered that by a large margin that ...

Government seizure of $3 billion in Bitcoin from criminal organization helps push the meme that cryptos are only for lawbreakers

Government seizure of $3 billion in Bitcoin from criminal organization helps push the meme that cryptos are only for lawbreakers

To wit, most governments to this point have dealt with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies using a velvet glove.  By this we mean they have primarily used propaganda and rhetoric to ...

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