What Does “Flattening the Curve” Mean and Why is it Important?

If we can delay the spread of the virus so that new cases aren’t popping up all at once, but rather over the course of weeks or months, “then the system can adjust and accommodate all the people who are possibly going to get sick and possibly need hospital care.” People would still get infected but at a rate that the health care system could actually keep up with — a scenario represented by the more gently sloped curve on the graph. Continue reading What Does “Flattening the Curve” Mean and Why is it Important?

Should You Spend $25 or $250 on a T-Shirt? Part 2

For most people, a modest budget is a choice made for them by their checking out, while others have more disposable income to work with, but are unsure if doling out the big bucks on their threads is worth it – what does “worth it” even mean in this case? Even the most fashion-forward sartorialists sometimes wonder, “Are designer tees just ridiculously marked up, or is there more to it than that?” Continue reading Should You Spend $25 or $250 on a T-Shirt? Part 2

Should You Spend $25 or $250 on a T-Shirt? Part 1

For most people, a modest budget is a choice made for them by their checking out, while others have more disposable income to work with, but are unsure if doling out the big bucks on their threads is worth it – what does “worth it” even mean in this case? Even the most fashion-forward sartorialists sometimes wonder, “Are designer tees just ridiculously marked up, or is there more to it than that?” Continue reading Should You Spend $25 or $250 on a T-Shirt? Part 1

Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis Banking

Due to federal money laundering statutes, legal cannabis companies are denied access to common services including credit card processing, loans, and deposit and payroll accounts, because despite marijuana being legal in 33 states as of November 2020, the product is still considered a narcotic at the federal level. Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis Banking