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Thursday, January 24, 2008

If cat hair were nickels...

When we all get our tax rebate checks in June, is it our patriotic duty to spend them?

Is paying down debt stimulating to the economy? (Or, is paying back my emergency fund by putting it in savings?)

I think not.

Dyson DC07 Animal VacuumSo, when I get my $600 I may just spend it on a pet-hair-hating vacuum cleaner.

But then, is growing the economy always a good thing (wonders Bill Mckibben)?

1 comment:

mccobbey said...

Well, our money is going towards our China trip. I guess that is not what the government had in mind. Oh well.