Author Archives: Old Grump

About Old Grump

Hopeless idealist praying for a world that lives in peace and harmony.

I’m a Failure!!

Well, I guess sooner or later I was gonna have to ‘fess up, and admit that I totally FAILED at retirement. The pressures of the complete lack of health care insurance, (thanks for NOTHING, stupid Obamacare!), and the disappointment over … Continue reading

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So Far, So Good …..

As September comes to a close, we are more-or-less on budget.  I haven’t gotten new tires for my car yet, and health costs, thanks to our crappy Obamacare insurance, are a pain, but since August we’ve spent $10,000.00, which at … Continue reading

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Fiscal Follies, and What To Do About It?

I suppose it was only a matter of time before reality stuck its big nose into our “budget“, and sneezed all over it.  Now that the spending has commenced, we’re starting to bleed money.  Sigh …… I realize this was … Continue reading

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A Big Problem Potentially Solved?

Retirement, while GREAT, doesn’t come without its own set of problems.  Probably the biggest, ugliest, hairiest beast of a problem of all is just how the heck to afford health insurance. As you may know from the seat-of-the-pants budget from … Continue reading

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