Mack Alvin

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  1. Personal Finance

    The Real Cost Of Volunteer Tourism

    Millions of Americans are embracing a new way to travel by doing their part to help communities in developing nations.
  2. Personal Finance

    Scrooge-Like Actions Of CEOs

    Sometimes CEOs of big corporations aren't as generous and giving as most people would expect them to be.
  3. Personal Finance

    3 Richest Pirates Of All Time

    Most pirates died young and penniless, but these intrepid buccaneers looted enough booty to amass impressive personal fortunes.