Retirees Need Relief Too…

This was prompted after an email exchange with a friend.  Retirees also need help from the COVID-19 relief bill.  Please consider contacting your Congressperson and Senators.  Here is what I sent: Please quickly bring this to the Senator's attention.  The relief bill under consideration needs to have provisions added to help retirees.  Anyone, aged 70 … Continue reading Retirees Need Relief Too…

Cell Phones? COVID-19?

Your cell phone may be the most dangerous thing you touch today, yesterday, and tomorrow.  (CNN just reported on this, I have been thinking about it, they provided scientific back-up, so I'm comfortable writing with the idea that this is helpful, not more scare mongering).  So you are diligent.  You come home and the first … Continue reading Cell Phones? COVID-19?

Cut the Payroll Tax?

The President is advocating cutting the "payroll" tax through the end of the year, possibly permanently.  What he's leaving out is what this means.  In the US the payroll tax is generally meant to mean two things:  the taxes we pay to fund Social Security and Medicare.  There are two components, the amounts deducted from … Continue reading Cut the Payroll Tax?