Articles on USA

Don’t speak your mind if you can’t handle the response.

My public response to a reader who basically called me stingy for not wanting to pay for my aunt.

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The Pros and Cons of Living in France, Canada and the U.S.

What are some differences living in France, Canada or the United States? Here are my personal observations and opinions of all three.

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Ask Sherry: All about negotiating as a freelancer and trying to find a 12% return

Answers to “Ask Sherry Anything!” on how to ask for a percentage of your contract upfront & what I do for a living.

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Can you imagine your diploma or education determining the rest of your life?

Here in Canada or the U.S. we’re pretty darn lucky. Once we get into college (U.S.) or university (Canada), we can work reasonably hard, obtain […]

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Organic food and products – Not all it’s cracked up to be

I’ve been asked by a number of you to continue ranting about real food and its lack of existence these days, particularly since a lot […]

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What accounts for the salary difference between being an employee or a CEO?

A lot of people would say it’s attributed to the fact that a CEO worked harder to get where he or she is. Others, would […]

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Why my credit score is only “Fair” and how to improve it (if I wanted to)

I check my credit report (free once a year) and credit score (not free) every year. WHY GET A CREDIT REPORT AT ALL? To make […]

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There’s such a thing as a “free” lunch in France!

Just an interesting tidbit I thought I’d share about tickets repas in France and Belgium. WHAT THE HECK ARE TICKETS REPAS? They are meal tickets (kind of […]

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What’s the third most common language in your state?

Fascinating.     And here’s the Canadian version that shows the top 3 languages spoken aside from English or French. The most common are Chinese, […]

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How American cities compare economically to major world nations

This is an interesting infographic on how American cities compare economically to major world nations: Click to embiggen The greater New York metro, far and […]

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Wealth Inequality and Distribution in the USA

Many thanks to reader Matthew from my post “Let’s give generous rich folks a break, OK” for directing me to this video! QUICK FACTS FROM […]

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