Category Archives: Finance

The Race to End Minimum Wage

It seems that some in the political arena have a solution to relieve the high unemployment problems in the United States.  That solution involves ending or temporarily suspending the Federal minimum wage. Right, wrong or otherwise, it appears that the … Continue reading

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Gas Prices Leap Again!

You can tell the warmer weather is just around the corner because our gas stations have raised the price of gasoline around $0.15 this week.  Just today the price of gasoline was raised by a dime.  Oh boy, what a … Continue reading

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Water Department Wants to Raise Rates Over 50%

Today news just broke that our water department wants to raise rates 51% over a four year period.  This is on top of a recently passed sanitary increase and plans to hit us with a separate storm water fee.  When … Continue reading

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