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Can you live on minimum wage?

I found this calculator in the NY Times fascinating. Check it out and then tell us what you think? Can you live on minimum...

When parking tickets turn devastating

Another personal story regarding how fines can get out of control and turn devastating. Sydney’s niece was fortunate to have her family’s help. I...

Couldn’t say it better ourselves, Mary Anne

Mary Anne in Spokane held a viewing of the movie “Inequality For All” recently. A friend of Mary Anne’s bought the movie to share....