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New Orleans travel guide for AOL Travel

November 10, 2010 by  
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AOL Travel: A New Orleans vacation will be very different from a vacation elsewhere in America. A laissez-faire attitude permeates everything from the food and the music to the way the residents speak and live. The result is a city that bubbles with a culture that can only be described as intoxicating. Locals are always […]

5 steps to financial independence

November 10, 2010 by  
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Interest.com: What is financial independence? It’s the ability to maintain your standard of living without running out of money, no matter what happens. Many people don’t think they earn enough money to achieve that kind of security. But the key to building wealth is not how much you make, it’s how much you keep. Our […]

Freshwater Diversions Help Wetlands, Fight Encroaching Oil

November 10, 2010 by  
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For the National Wildlife Federation: Long used as a way to partially restore the natural connection between the Mississippi River and the wetlands, Louisiana’s freshwater diversions found a new use in fighting oil during the Gulf oil disaster. Before levees were built around the Mississippi River in 1920s, Louisiana’s wetlands were nurtured by the natural […]