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We get asked a lot “Who is Augie?”. And while the technical answer is that it was a grandfather who loved coffee, the real answer is that “Augie’s” is a community of people. It’s not a red building, it’s you and I. That being said, we’d love to hear your favorite memory about Augie’s. Share or follow along at #iamaugie

What is Inflation? Napkin Finance has the answer and you won't die of boredom!

What is inflation?<p>Prices of goods go UP<p>Value of goods goes DOWN<p>Inflation is the increase in the general prices of goods and services. Throughout a …

Man begs for money after risky bet implodes

Talk about a nightmare trade.<p>Joe Campbell had $37,000 in his online brokerage account when he went to bed on Wednesday night. By the time he woke up, not only had all that money vanished, but the amateur trader actually owed ETrade more than $100,000.<p>No, Campbell wasn't the victim of evil hackers. …

First Solar Defends Plans To Make Cheaper, Better Solar Panels

First Solar executives discussed their second quarter earnings on Tuesday (it posted a profit instead of losses this time), and analysts were keen to know if the company can execute a plan to produce more efficient and cheaper solar panels while still meeting demand during what will be a busy year …

Swelling State Debt and “Pension Tidal Wave” May Engulf Economy

The housing market and the student loan bubble are not the only financial bombs set to go off.<p>Pension liabilities swelled drastically over the …

50 Heavyweight Leadership Quotes

Some say leadership is an art. Some say leadership is a science. There were a lot of books written on the topic and a lot of approaches discussed. But there are also simple, yet powerful quotes that pack a punch and make us think about the true meaning of leadership. Here are some that resonated …

Nathan Fielder Encourages Twitterers to Troll Their Parents With Drug Texts

On his Comedy Central show, <i>Nathan For You</i>, extradry comedian Nathan Fielder convinces small business to implement his marketing ideas, which are uniformly terrible. Off the air, however, Fielder recently asked his Twitter followers to act on the kind of idea that wouldn’t seem out of place on his …