How to Downgrade Your Category 5 Financial Storm

Aug 31, 09 How to Downgrade Your Category 5 Financial Storm

Posted by in Recession Opinions, Saving

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 Refugee, evacuee…potato, potata, huh?  In the past four years, New Orleanians have...

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Go Forward

May 22, 09 Go Forward

Posted by in Jobs and Business, Soul-Survival

Tweet Go forward. Weakened by a string of one-night stands with stress, I often awakened to illnesses that were hard to shake.  I found it difficult to offer tips on surviving the recession when the recession, apparently, had me in a chokehold so firm that John Cena would...

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Big Easy Bona-Fides Not So Easily Defined

Mar 03, 09 Big Easy Bona-Fides Not So Easily Defined

Posted by in Soul-Survival

Tweet Plane tickets have been cheap lately, especially if you catch thrift-lovers’ specials on discount sites of the usual suspects.  Armed with this info, I had no choice, it seems, but to book a flight back to the motherland… New Orleans… So what if I arrived...

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My Town Wants To Party All The Time

Feb 24, 09 My Town Wants To Party All The Time

Posted by in Recession Opinions

Tweet In the town that birthed and raised me, today they celebrate one of the least understood, but most widely admired holidays in the world: Mardi Gras. Considering the times we are in, maybe we should rename it Mardi Maigre, though I think it lacks the same charm. ...

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Aint’s and Hor-nots

Feb 21, 09 Aint’s and Hor-nots

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Tweet It’s not a big deal being in a recession if you’re from Louisiana. We’ve been cutting costs for as long as there’s been industry here. Our decision makers have no qualms about putting out an inferior product as long as it’s turning a profit. Sadly our...

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