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U.S. National Debt

March 2, 2013

$12.7 trillion was added to the debt over the last decade. Source

Raise the Roof: The U.S. Debt Ceiling

Raise the Roof: The U.S. Debt Ceiling

October 22, 2012

Recently, the United States surpassed the $14.3 trillion debt limit — and the Treasury Department says we’ve only got until August 2011 when it runs out of tricks to keep the country from falling into default. Here’s a look at why the debt ceiling is such a powerful bargaining chip in the budget negotiations. Source

US Debt – Who is to blame?

September 14, 2012

These days the U.S. debt seems to be on everyone’s mind. But how did we get here? Which party spent too much? The data may surprise you. Source

Increasing US Exports

Increasing US Exports

June 27, 2012

Building a US economy to last. Source

Strange Taxes & Deductions

Strange Taxes & Deductions

June 23, 2012

Whether you’re getting bagels sliced in New York or donating deceased deer to the poor in South Carolina, there are a ton of strange taxes and deductions out there! Source

The Big Match Up: US v AUS

The Big Match Up: US v AUS

June 21, 2012

After returning to Melbourne, Australia after living in the States for 5 years I was astonished by the high cost of living in Australia. This was even more surprising because Melbourne has for years been considered one of the world’s most liveable cities by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Survey. In the style of […]