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Regulate the people, not the banks!

I do recommend you watch the documentary Inside Job by Charles Ferguson. It details the corruption in Wall St where individuals walked away from failed banks with multi-$100 million dollar packages, regularly took bonuses of a similar size while sending their...

UK Budget response

Winnie-the-Pooh had an excuse.  He was, self-avowedly, a Bear of Little Brain.  But even he, I am sure, would have seen the stupidity of some parts of our Mr Osborne’s budget. Let me explain to our transatlantic friends.  In the UK we have a social payment called...

What did the Romans do for us? A story of banks and tax

Today it is our son’s 11th birthday and at the weekend we ordered a new BMX bike for him.  Spendthrifts?  Well he has worked very hard at school this year and his is the future which we will not sacrifice. But tomorrow is Budget Day here in the UK and here I suspect...