Roger Schlesinger

Posted April 08, 2014

This points to the difference between government and business and shows you why government shouldn't be in business. They should spend their time governing!

Posted April 01, 2014

Let's look at the bright side: All the extra time you don't have to pay a mortgage you will have the money to do something you would really like: travel, develop a hobby, retire, run for Congress or become a senior statesman!

Posted March 25, 2014

Over the last weekend it was announced that the United States of America's Treasury Dept. took in more revenue over the 1st 5 months of the 2014 fiscal year than ever before.

Posted March 20, 2014

For those who either don't watch tennis, ping pong or the Federal Reserve in action, you can look at their mandate as a racket type game. One side of the court is inflation and the other side is recession.

Posted March 15, 2014

If I had been Barrack Obama's adviser when he was young I would have led, guided, pushed or simply threatened him to go to business school instead of law school. I would have told him that it was pretty obvious he was going to be running this country in his later years, and business school might do him better than law school.

Posted March 07, 2014

Our Federal Government is out of control. I could end this blog right here and most of the readers would give me a loud Amen. Unfortunately we can't afford to be stoic about the mess in Washington.

Posted February 27, 2014

The biggest lesson in life: set a goal, accomplish it, and get a feeling of satisfaction that nobody can take away! Then set another goal and do it again. That is not only life: that's LIVIN’!

Posted February 21, 2014

It is so simple it is scary: two moves and you are there. The absolute easiest way for the youth of this country to become wealthy is to be wise enough to listen to someone who has answers.

Posted February 10, 2014

I suggest you keep the emotions for the important things in life; births, birthdays, graduations, marriages and memorials! When it comes to money try to rely on knowledge and facts.?

Posted February 06, 2014

The most common definition of a statesman is a person regarded as a disinterested promoter of the public good. I personally like the definition of a statesman as a person who has a bedrock of principles, a moral compass, and a vision with the ability to build a consensus.

Posted February 04, 2014

Most people need to have the mortgage paid off if they wish to have a comfortable retirement. That, of course, isn't the only way to have a satisfactory retirement but it goes a long way toward insuring a happy one.

Posted January 17, 2014

If Congress, the Senate and the White House could take a long needed - but unearned - vacation, say five or six years, when they returned unemployment wouldn't be a problem.

Posted January 04, 2014

The goal of the modern progressive party is equality for all. Does that mean I will be as rich as Bill Gates is now, or does it mean that Bill Gates is heading for an awful drubbing, and will be as "rich" as I am, right now?

Posted December 19, 2013

I love to kid myself especially when it comes to the lottery. When the big jackpots come around I gather up my coins and have been known to spend up to $3 on tickets. Once I get the tickets I start dreaming of what to do with the prize money.

Posted December 10, 2013

It seems that the Federal Housing Association never misses a chance to limit the amount of help they had been giving to the American homeowner.

Posted December 04, 2013

The end of Common Sense in our beloved homeland is going quickly down the drain. It is being replaced by those who can't even spell common sense, let alone practice it.

Posted November 19, 2013

The only thing we are lacking in this country, besides the collective will, is someone to vocalize our feelings about this government and the way it is being run.

Posted September 27, 2013

Tax returns and credit scores really haven't any bearing on the transaction. They always look good for employees whether they are at the top of the organization or somewhere near the bottom.

Posted September 26, 2013

I am not the smartest man in the world but I guarantee you that I could go through the entire federal budget in a matter of months and create an annual budget with a surplus.

Posted September 18, 2013

While trying to relax after a long day at work I heard the most startling announcement on the news: it is time to try out for the Rose Queen in Pasadena. There were approximately 100 girls and 8 young men who are trying out. Really!

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