kdr18702Problems v my Future

kdr18702Problems v my Future - dollar has become a very...

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5/7/09 U.S. Economic Problems And My Future
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5/7/09 The Cost of A Barrel of Oil The cost is near $100 per barrel. Unexpectedly oil costs seemed to increase after we invaded Iraq. Once Iraq is a stable democracy maybe they will give us a good deal on oil. This could be a way for them to pay us back. Iran and Saudi Arabia have a lot of oil. Mysteriously they seem to be sending fighters and weapons to the Iraqi
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5/7/09 0 2 4 6 8 10 12 West Texas Oil v Administrations Months Since 1946 Dollars per Barrel
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5/7/09 U.S. Imports And Exports Exports send dollar$ to the U.S. Imports send dollar$ to importing countries. There is a current trade deficit; we import more than we export. The
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Unformatted text preview: dollar has become a very weak currency. I’m paid in dollars. My living costs are going up. Something about this seems 5/7/09 2 4 6 8 10 12 Imports V Exports Billions of Dollars 5/7/09 Disposable Income v Savings Disposable income is left over after the bills are paid. [taxes, rent, house, food, medical etc.] It seems to be increasing. Life is good! We can save it or spend it. Apparently we don’t save a lot. Makes you wonder if our living costs exceed our disposable income. 5/7/09 2 4 6 8 10 12 2 4 6 8 10 12 Savings v Disposable Income Months Since 1959 Billions of Dollars...
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