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December 27, 2008 – Page 3 – QNotes

EarthTalk: Desalinization worries

Online Extra Dear EarthTalk: With all the talk of desalinization of ocean water for drinking, what do we know about the impacts this might have on climate, ocean salinity and other natural processes? — Fred Kuepper, via email Due to its high cost, energy intensiveness and overall ecological footprint, most environmental advocates view desalinization (or …

My boyfriend and I got caught in bed by his military father

Tell Trinity

Dear Trinity, Recently, my 18-year-old boyfriend and I (21 years old) were in bed together when his narrow-minded, ex-marine father, whom he lives with, caught us in his bed and threatened to kill me. Now, I have not heard from my boyfriend for days. I’m going insane! What can I do? Traumatized, Winston-Salem, N.C. Dear …

Out in the Stars: Dec. 27-Jan. 9

It’s been a bumpy ride kids, but hold on a little longer and be patient. 2009 may finally delivery a soft landing. Pluto moves into practical Capricorn and makes sterling aspects to Saturn and Uranus. Wisdom has come dearly but now we can catapult to the next big thing. Just watch out for low ceilings. …

Yes, you can invest in the market today

Money Matters

Given the market’s recent volatility, it is natural for most investors to wonder when to invest in the markets. The answer is anytime, provided you do it on a systematic basis using a time-tested strategy — dollar-cost averaging. After all, it’s not about timing the market, it’s about time in the market. Dollar-cost averaging allows …