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The Best $5 I Ever Spent

The Best $5 I Ever Spent By Russ Towne I just had to have a car. I ached for one. Unfortunately, I was only fifteen and had a mere $300 in savings. Earning just a buck thirty-five an hour I … Continue reading

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When a Company Gets it Right

The link below is to an ad for Apple. But it is so well done, I didn’t notice until the end when the Apple logo went up. Good job, Apple. http://allthingsd.com/20131217/apples-new-iphone-and-apple-tv-ad-will-make-you-cry/?reflink=ATD_yahoo_ticker Russ

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Being There and Showing How Much I Care

In a comment from my last post, a reader asked what I did to become a better friend. I thought some of you might also be interested in my reply (with a bit more information added that I thought of … Continue reading

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