Category Archives: Money Matters

Off Farm Jobs

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Farmers have a tough time making a living. At the mercy of weather, predators, disease, markets and the government (which focuses on the big operators), farmers will tell you that money worries are common. Depending on the source, research indicates … Continue reading

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The Cell Phone Conundrum

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Warning: rant ahead. A few days ago, I spent almost hour on the phone with an internet company. A website I have used for several years has always asked for my cell phone number when I sign on. Since cell … Continue reading

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Disaster Preparation – A Good Plan

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What with one thing and another (fires, floods and blizzards), disaster preparation has been on my mind lately. There’s nothing like being snowbound with no power, phone or DSL to help heighten your awareness of disaster preparation. When you live … Continue reading

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