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I Would Not Have Believed You

Had you told me eighteen years ago, when I was a mere thirty-two years of age and had just recently become an economic development professional, that I would be paying/spending/investing over twenty thousand dollars in one single month in August of 2021 during a worldwide pandemic, I would not have…


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Only The Investing Was Easy

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I Have Been an NFT Failure — So Far

Like most everyone else, the proliferation of stories and news of seemingly instant riches piqued my interest earlier this year.


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Shades of G̶r̶a̶y̶ Green

You’ve heard of the mega best-selling novel and movie, Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James, haven’t you?

M. Bernard Bloom

I am a middle aged middle class guy living in the Midwest. Married father of two children and a Morkie. Long-time economic developer and former P.O.

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