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Who Pays? Tolls, ‘Lexus Lanes’, and ‘Sin Taxes’

I prefer the gas tax to tolls. While the gasoline tax is also essentially a ‘user fee’, at least it is somewhat fair — people who drive larger vehicles — trucks, RVs, and SUVs — (not to mention dump trucks … Continue reading

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Charitable Giving Evaluation Websites

The BBB (, GuideStar, and Charity Navigator are valuable sources of information about charitable organizations. Keep in mind that just because a charity does not meet all the requirements does not necessarily mean that they are a rip-off or inefficient, … Continue reading

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