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What happens if Puerto Rico increases the minimum wage? What are the consequences? More poverty, more unemployment

A well-meaning, but misguided reader suggests that minimum wages protect employees and employers. “The minimum wage was established to protect both the employees and employers from taken advantage of the other. When it is too high cost of living and … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s bankruptcy leaves US island facing hard times

https://www.yahoo.com/news/puerto-ricos-bankruptcy-leaves-us-island-facing-hard-020039188.html Puerto Rico’s bankruptcy leaves US island facing hard times Elodie CUZIN AFPJune 6, 2017 View photos People walk past murals protesting the state of the economy in San Juan, Puerto Rico, as the former Spanish colony of 3.5 million, … Continue reading

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No Wonder Puerto Rico Is Bust: The Venezuelan Mistake

  http://www.forbes.com/sites/timworstall/2016/02/02/no-wonder-puerto-rico-is-bust-the-venezuelan-mistake/#25861592e35e Feb 2, 2016 @ 01:01 PM 1,264 views No Wonder Puerto Rico Is Bust: The Venezuelan Mistake Tim Worstall , Contributor I have opinions about economics, finance and public policy. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. … Continue reading

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Learning Spanish, for free, free Spanish lessons, practicing Spanish for Puerto Rico

Here are some free sites to help you learn Spanish online.  Let others know in the comments below which sites you liked best. http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/spanish http://onlinefreespanish.com http://www.123teachme.com http://studyspanish.com/travel http://www.learnalanguage.com/learn-spanish https://rockalingua.com/games/repaso-vocabulario https://translate.google.com With Google translate, you can copy and paste to translate … Continue reading

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How Free Electricity Helped Dig $9 Billion Hole in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico giving away electricity for free and Venezuela giving away products like gasoline for almost free are terrible policy mistakes. Such Socialistic policies are destructive because they do not allow the free market to assign the correct prices for … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico hotels where you can stay free with hotel point redemptions. Redeem your points. Starwood, IHG, Marriott, Hilton

Most Puerto Rico hotels charge an 11% sales tax. Some also charge an 18% resort fee. CLICK THE HOTEL NAME to be taken directly to that hotel’s website. 2015 Radisson Hotel shutdown, not likely to reopen! CLUB CARLSON 1369 Ashford … Continue reading

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Free Internet wifi in Puerto Rico, free wi-fi connection

Most Burger King restaurants in Puerto Rico have free Internet and a power outlet.  It’s recommended to buy food to reward restaurants for providing free Internet to sustain this free service. Burger King’s seem to be almost everywhere in PR, … Continue reading

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