Are Jeans More Affordable Today than in ‘75?

Are Jeans More Affordable Today than in ‘75?

Do you think the average wage earner has to work more or fewer hours to pay for a pair of jeans today than in 1975?  The answer might surprise you. Thanks to a fascinating story shared by The Nevada Policy Research Institute, we now know that it took 1.5 hours of work...
Which Is Better—Owning or Renting?

Which Is Better—Owning or Renting?

I have been having this discussion with my 27-year-old daughter, Kayla, for the last couple years. Tradition says, “Own your home and don’t throw money down the drain on rent.”  You will have the pride of homeownership, and your home will become a valuable asset for...
Mow Your Lawn or Lose Your House!

Mow Your Lawn or Lose Your House!

Government control is growing more and more excessive every day.  Here’s a news story you probably won’t believe.  If you’re like me, you’ll think, “There has to be more to it.  A city can’t do that to one of its citizens and get away with it.” Before I...