Prepping for an Economic Downturn

This is an episode of the Free Man Beyond the Wall podcast which I highly recommend. It is all about basic preparedness, anything from personal emergencies to natural disasters. It is an excellent intro to prepping. I will be taking time off till after New Years day. There IS a slight chance I may find time to post new content during the next week. Until … Continue reading Prepping for an Economic Downturn

How To: Auto Repairs, YouTube Mechanic Style

I am currently having issues with my 2005 Chevy Trailblazer. It’s been running a bit rough for about 2 years. I haven’t taken it to a mechanic as the repair costs in a shop can be quite pricey, and the vehicle has over 300k mi on it now. Better, I thought, to run it into the ground as is, instead of paying enough in repairs … Continue reading How To: Auto Repairs, YouTube Mechanic Style

Is Everyone Wrong on Minimum Wage?

From The Hill. Democrats are preparing to take control of the U.S. House of Representatives for the first time in nearly a decade. For almost that long, they’ve been promising to raise the federal minimum wage. In 2014, former President Barack Obama proposed a 40-percent increase, from $7.25 per hour to $10.10. The Congressional Budget Office predicted that doing so would erase half a million jobs from the economy … Continue reading Is Everyone Wrong on Minimum Wage?