Money

Profits Won’t Matter In A Post-Climate Change World.

January 3, 2012 5 Comments
Profits Won’t Matter In A Post-Climate Change World.

All the profits in the world won’t matter one tiny bit if we don’t have a climate we can live in. Money cannot buy anyone a ticket off this rock we call home when it becomes uninhabitable in the very near-term. Why is that concept so lost on those who believe making money is more […]

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Slow Money – Changing The Way We Think About And Spend Our Money

December 11, 2011 0 Comments
Slow Money – Changing The Way We Think About And Spend Our Money

Q: I’ve heard of the slow food movement, but what is “slow money” all about? “Slow Money” is the name for a movement started by socially conscious investing pioneer and author, Woody Tasch, who essentially borrowed the conceptual framework of “Slow Food”—whereby participants eschew convenience-oriented “fast” foods, instead filling up their plates with traditional, unprocessed […]

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Tax Incentives For Energy-Efficiency Improvements.

September 6, 2009 0 Comments
Tax Incentives For Energy-Efficiency Improvements.

Dear EarthTalk: Since Obama took office, have any new incentives been put in place for homeowners looking to increase energy efficiency and reduce the overall environmental footprints of their homes? In fact, yes. Homeowners can get up to $1,500 back from the federal government for any number of energy efficiency upgrades at home. If you […]

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Blog Action Day 2008 – Poverty Around The World And At Home.

October 15, 2008 7 Comments
Blog Action Day 2008 – Poverty Around The World And At Home.

Today is Blog Action Day – a day where almost 9,000 9,400 bloggers around the world get together to write on one single topic in the hope of creating a new awareness. The topic this year is Poverty. And while I could write a thesis on the subject and how its impact is felt around […]

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EarthTalk: On Socially-Responsible 401K Investing.

June 22, 2008 0 Comments
EarthTalk: On Socially-Responsible 401K Investing.

EarthTalk is a weekly installment from E/The Environmental Magazine. Dear EarthTalk: I want to offer my employees a 401(k) plan that is socially and environmentally responsible. Are there such plans and, if so, where do I look? Even though socially responsible investing (SRI) has been around for decades, only recently have some companies begun to […]

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Announcing The Winners Of The Envirosax Reusable Bags.

May 8, 2008 0 Comments
Announcing The Winners Of The Envirosax Reusable Bags.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2 Envirosax kids reusable bags! The winner of the pink pig bag, Christina, had this to say – “My kids would be thrilled with either one! The Envirosax I use for shopping are a bit too big for my little ones to carry so these would be perfect. They […]

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