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[19 Jan 2010 | Comments Off on Waiting For The Depression… | ]

Yesterday’s post was on whether or not the stock market has really bottomed.  On a related subject, I want to make a few comments about the supposed Depression that is still heading our way.  First, a little background.  Many people who follow economics and the markets believe that a Depression is inevitable.  By Depression, I mean a severe recession, worse than the recession of 2007-2009.  Many people, myself included, believe that the actions taking to avoid the current recession will do more harm in the long run than good.  Some …

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I ran across a great post at SurvivalBlog regarding depression proof jobs and wanted to comment about it.  This blog is all about surviving “the end of the world as we know it” which typically involves readers who desire to live in a rural area with supplies, weapons, etc.  The question that comes up for so many of these people is how can one move to a rural area / retreat and still maintain an income?
Since I have a strong desire to move towards financial independence and income independence (not …