Saturday, February 28, 2009 • 2:10 am
Take a few minutes and check out this video that is, thus far, one of the better visual explanations of how we got into the credit crunch crisis that was the catalyst to the national and global financial downturn. I’ll be writing couple posts next week on the matter but wanted to share this resource with you.
We are in a historic time right now – more than we can imagine or possibly understand right now. But I do want to ask you couple simple questions and I really hope that as many people will respond:
How have you or your family been affected by the economic downturn/recession? Read the rest of this entry »
Filed under: , economic downturn, finan, financial crisis, recession
Friday, October 10, 2008 • 12:27 am
Who would have thunk?
Years from now, people will refer to the financial crisis and market crash of 2008 and we can all say: “We were there.” And while it’s affecting so many people, I’m especially concerned for the poorest of the poor around the world and for those who are near retirement age that have much of their retirement funds invested in the markets.
And while I do feel incredibly bad for those who are going to be severely impacted, I’m also aware that a correction or crash such as this can be good and almost necessary for a world and nation that is ruled by the god of mammon.
Anyway, our church elders/pastors met for our regular Elder Board meeting last night and agreed Read the rest of this entry »
Filed under: politics, religion, financial crisis, wall street