Meredith Henne

A Stimulus Bill for Writers


With fears rising that the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 may be too pork-filled to actually help the economy, it should be pointed out that the extraneous spending items may not be as bad as they seem. A big, loaded bill could do much to stimulate an unrecognized segment of the economy — […]

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Credit Crunch


Early last year, Visa scrapped its musty 20-year-old slogan “Everywhere you want to be” and launched a new “Life Takes Visa” advertising campaign. The new ads would be fresh, touching, humorous — they would capture those “little universal truth moments” that warm our hearts and hopefully put us in a spending mood. This summer, in […]

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