Americans Put To Shame By Immigrants On Sample Civics Test

TAKE THE SIMPLE SAMPLE TEST  Immigrants applying for U.S. citizenship have to pass a 10-question civics test asking basic questions about American history and government, and about 93 percent succeed. But only 65 percent of native-born Americans could get the required six out of 10 right answers when asked the same questions in a telephone […]

I Give You Our 45th President of the United States

Pretty Interesting… Bill Martinez           Willard Barack Mitt Hussein Obamaney   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IWDJEc92d38  

The Short Keep

By Bill Martinez          Commentator and “citizen” FRANK LOUIS has the solution for the housing crisis, “The Short Keep.”   Just what is the “Short Keep?” Louis answers that by saying, “Simple, let people who made down payments with traditional loan qualifications keep the property for what the banks are willing to “short sell” it to someone […]

Welcome To The Knee Jerk Market Ride!!!

By Bill Martinez             Philip Cioppa is Managing Principal and Chief Investment Officer of Arbol Financial Strategies, LLC, www.arbolfinancialstrategies.com (Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC). He specializes in asset management strategies, insurance planning and taxation issues for the firm. We need to look at our investments from a long-term strategic perspective.  The roller coaster ride […]

From The File That We Have To Pass It… To See What We Get… Thank You Nancy!!!

By Bill Martinez The Congressional Budget Office has released a new cost projection of President Obama’s national health care law, which you’ll recall was to be only $940 billion.  Well check that, the CBO has revised that figure to a whopping $1.76 trillion over a decade. Many Republicans who were on the outside looking in […]