Heat, Storms and Power Outages: Were You Prepared?

by Stacy Tharp 2. July 2012
With local temperatures blazing into the three-digit range, this large-scale power outage couldn't have come at a worse time. Now, three days after the storms that caused the outages, many are still without power, and it could be several days before power is restored. The freak storm winds knocked trees not only into power lines, but also into cars, homes and other buildings. This isn't the first time we've seen a natural disaster cause such damage and distress, and unfortunately, it won't be th... [More]

Has Anyone Seen My $200 Million?

by Jason Dieter 24. May 2012
What's the first thing that comes to mind when you hear these names: Mike Tyson, Johnny Unitas or Lawrence Taylor? Or how about Evander Holyfield, Latrell Sprewell or Warren Sapp? If you said that they are famous athletes of past generations, you would be right. If you said a few of them are Hall of Fame athletes in their respective sports, you would also be right. However, in light of what you are about to learn, the correct answer would be, they are all athletes who have filed for bank... [More]

To Buy Facebook or Not to Buy Facebook? That is the question...

by Marylove Moy 18. May 2012
History was made today with the roughly $16 billion dollar IPO of Facebook (FB). Is it another Apple? Microsoft? Google? Absolutely….. So, should I buy it today? I think only the gutsiest of individuals should buy it today, just because there is so much hype in the stock that it may well skyrocket initially and then trend down over the coming weeks.  I may be very well wrong (I frequently am). However brilliant Zuckerberg is, he is now at the helm of a publicly traded company; h... [More]


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