Ohio Issue 1: Drug and Criminal Justice Policies Initiative (2018)


October 10, 2018

On the ballot in Ohio this November is the controversial Issue 1. Ohio Issue 1 is the Drug and Criminal Justice Policies Initiative which, according to the text on the ballot, is intended “to reduce penalties for crimes of obtaining, possessing, and using illegal drugs.”

September 2018 Book Reading List


October 3, 2018

September 2018 Book Reading List

Sometime around September 15th I looked at the date and realized I hadn’t been reading anything for me. I had been reading fairly regularly to my son - a dozen or so different books in September - but I must’ve been too busy for myself.

What Does a Credit Score Mean?


October 1, 2018

What Does a Credit Score Mean?

It’s the little three-digit number that people obsess over as if it’s the final grade in the school of life. It affects the interest rate of loans you may get - or even if you qualify for a loan in the first place. Nowadays, it can even affect things not normally associated with “credit” such as insurance and utilities.

September 2018 Blog Statistics


September 20, 2018

September 2018 Blog Statistics

It’s been a steady month in terms of stats for this blog. While there hasn’t been much in the terms of improvement stats-wise, they have remained consistently good.