Why 2008 Was A Good Year

Welcome to the number one recession survival blog! Sign up for our RSS feed and follow us on Twitter to get the most out of the information provided here. Thanks for joining us! Tweet We are a resilient nation.  That resiliency was tested in 2008 and will be further tested...

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What Started The Recession

Dec 29, 08 What Started The Recession

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Tweet This is a huge question that I have avoided posting on because of its esoteric nature.  I have pondered the question of what started the recession for awhile.  When you attempt to unravel the mystery of the greatest economic collapse in 80 years, much too often, all...

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Best Movies About Money And Finance

Tweet The quest for capital and all of the advantages that it brings has consumed man since we developed opposable thumbs.  While many movies deal with money as a peripheral issue, there are some great movies that deal with the mechanics of making money.  I have always...

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Critical American Infrastructure

Tweet Yes, I know critical American infrastructure is not the sexiest topic.  However, anybody concerned about the recession and the future of the American economy would do well to stay abreast of these issues.  With this in mind, I am recommending an article that you...

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Happy Holidays!

Tweet The STR Team would like to wish everyone our sincerest wishes for a happy holiday season.  No matter what else is going on, this season is the perfect time to reflect and appreciate what is most important in our lives.  Have a happy and joyous holiday!

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Prepare For A New Economy

Tweet With the coming economic stimulus plan and its focus on green jobs, environmental regulations, and new energy sources, it is time to prepare for a new economy.  While the bailout package will provide many bricks and mortar jobs designed to repair our crumbling...

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