The Year Ahead…Be prepared!

Originally posted on Bealtaine Cottage, Ireland :
When I was growing up it was an expectation to be free from debt, ie: mortgage, loans, etc., by the time near retirement. What has in fact proved to be reality is quite the opposite. Whereas “debt” was once perceived to be a shameful state, it is now considered to be the absolute norm! We have been asleep at the wheel, as we have been suckered into a system where we are little more than Serfs. So what is a “Serf” I hear you ask? Wikipedia sums it up thus: Serfs who occupied a…