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The day from financial hell.

It happens from time to time. When it does it hits the stress levels far beyond what is normal into a whole other realm. Fortunately I can laugh in the face of financial ruin, most people cannot. The oil tank … Continue reading

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Now that’s comedy!

There are times, all be they few, when I am incline to understand those who believe that there is an intelligence interfering with the lives of humans. Though if I were so inclined as to believe in such an intelligence … Continue reading

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In dull surprise when payment due

It didn’t start with tea but tea is the frugal measure in this house. My favourite tea is Red Rose but as money dwindled and income stagnated and I finally got it through my widower head in real terms that … Continue reading

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Progress

This weekend was marked by progress of a fashion if one thinks of progress in general as a moving forward. On Saturday my best friend’s mother was laid to rest. The viewing was well attended considering his mother’s advanced age. … Continue reading

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RRSP season redux

Being completely, totally and perhaps irreversibly unimpressed with Investors Group I took it upon myself this year to choose my own investment vehicle for RRSPs. I looked for a fund that was more of a gamble that I would have … Continue reading

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…and curiouser

We had no mail yesterday save for a single white envelope. The envelope was unaddressed and only partially sealed as if it had been done in haste. The contents revealed nothing of where the envelope may have originated but the … Continue reading

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