Archive for November, 2010

This is a question about surrendering a life insurance policy.?

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

This is a question about surrendering a life insurance police, but I have a problem.? I have a dynamic life insurance policy that I was told I could surrender and use for my daughters college fund. The amount is nearly 00. I am the owner of the policy and I am the one who is […]

how do i get into the family businesss?

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

my father was an electrical engineer for many years, and then eventually, now he runs a commercial real estate business that my grandfather started in new york city. now my dad has leased a particular section of our second home’s property (256 acres) to a drilling and timber company. they basically drill for natural gas/oil […]

How bad can the acid rain be now that the crude oil is spilling in the gulf?

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

I know what’s more important is how is it going to affect the local economy such as fishing, tourism, etc; but I was also curious about how mother nature will react to oil in her ocean. Thanks, ~Michael~

petroleum jelly on hair to prevent dye from getting on it?

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

would petroleum jelly work if i cover the hair with it that i didnt want to dye? what else could i do? i have blonde hair and im dying it black, but i still want some blonde in it, and its really hard keeping the hair seperated, especially if its in the middle of all […]

Do we fix '98 Land Rover Disco LE-156K miles or sell for parts?

Monday, November 29th, 2010

We are orig owners. The coolant was leaking so engine overheated and ruined cylinder head gaskets and water pump. Plus we have a ton of oil leaks that need fixed so they would reseal the engine. Total repairs would be ,400 but wouldn’t technically fix everything. We still would have transfer case and rear diff […]

How can I track the price of a barrel of oil on Yahoo!Finance?

Monday, November 29th, 2010

I have a friend who works as a broker of crude oil and natural gas. It has been interesting listen to him tell mw about the market, so I wanted to keep in touch with the prices etc. and I am unable to find it on Yahoo!finance.

Which is cheaper? Oil refineries for Iran or nuclear power?

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Iran lies upon one of the largest oil deposits in the entire world, correct? They say that they do not have the oil refining capacity to power their nation with oil. So… They decide to take the path of nuclear power. Is it cheaper for them to research and create nuclear power plants rather than […]

Why Is The Price Of Oil Going Down, Yet Gasoline Is Going Up?

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Has anyone noticed that gasoline prices have reached almost .50 a gallon again, yet as of mid-February Oil is about per barrel. What is going on?

Will American citizens end up paying for the mess of British Petroleum?

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Whenever you hear someone with a British accent talking on behalf of British Petroleum they are not telling you the truth. I don’t understand why it’s always America’s responsibilty to solve foreign companies/countries’ mess. The British are enjoying luxurious lives while our Americans are on the brink of poverty in communities hit hard by the […]

Please comment, tell me what you think e.g?

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Hey I’ve been working on a beach scene recently, as this book is going to be aimed at for teens e.g It would be appreciated if any could read this and tell me what they think, the small plot leading to this is basically teen boy Chezney aged 17 and his dad has moved to […]

IS IT SAFE TO INVEST IN TODAY'S ECONOMY?

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Are oil and gas drilling investments profitable, looking at investing with a company that only drills wells in proven areas. The potential profit is great and money call roll in monthly for 20-30 yrs and the investment is 100% tax write off. Would you invest in this type of venture? Are you investing in this […]

Can the city issue a final on a structure in a private easement, that they already issued permits for?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

I own a building and the restaurant that I rent to built a bar outside in the courtyard on a piece of land that I own.. the city issued the permit but wont give a final.. because the property owner next door has an old ingress egress easement..The city had me build a courtyard years […]

How much petroleum does the Nissan Leaf use?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

From an article I just read:" the first real glimpse of transportation that doesn’t rely on petroleum." I don’t live by the Hoover Dam or in Holland. All my electric comes from burning fossil fuels. If my electric came from burning just diesel fuel, how much crude would be saved by owning this vehicle as […]

where can i find the stock price for Hess corporation?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company, engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, as well as in refining and in marketing refined petroleum products, natural gas, and electricity. Our vision is to maximize shareholder value by enhancing financial performance and providing long-term profitable growth.

How many gallons of gas can be produced from one barrel of crude oil?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

I assume there is much variation as to the quality and composition of a barrel of crude, but I would like to know: If I were to buy a barrel of that ‘approx. 0-per-barrel-crude’, how much gas (assuming I had the equipment, etc) could I derive from it?

Wouldn't gas prices be lower if Congress allowed us to drill for oil and construct nuclear plants?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

With the world economy in the tank, why would the price of oil be falling?

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

And do not say it is because demand is falling. We see NO evidence of that on the highways. Roads are jammed as much as ever before. Homes continue to burn heating oil. And OPEC is CUTTING production. What is going on?

Do you care about the Bill of Rights?

Friday, November 26th, 2010

First Amendment – Establishment Clause, Free Exercise Clause; freedom of speech, of the press, and of assembly; right to petition Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, […]

are all plastic containers incl.those that are microwaveable petroleum by-products and thus health hazards?

Friday, November 26th, 2010

(continued) especially once the plastic containers start pitting when heated in the microwave with food?

Why do people still say “Drill, Baby, Drill!”?

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Why do you still think that drilling for more oil off the coast of our beaches, or up in Alaska, will actually make our gas/oil prices low? The US Dept of Energy’s EIA even says that the OPEC nations would likely cut their production to make up for any new oil we produced, to keep […]

How come Texas only produces oil when the price is up?

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Is this why Texas has no debt? Do they rip off the rest of the other states using their natural gas and oil refineries to suck the blood out of us?

How to know the separate value of the land and building?

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

I live in Hawaii in the very edge of the Kahala neighborhood. According to Zillow.com my home is worth ,200,000. I am taking an accounting course right now and I learned that when computing assets land and building must be separate because land over time appreciates boosting the owner’s equity and buildings depreciate. I want […]

Can one be allergic to petroleum jelly?

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Hi all, I’ve had troubled lips for a while, I used to pick at them, and when I stopped I decided to use balms like Blistex and Carmex to keep them moist so they don’t look as bad while they’re healing. 6 months later my lips are not "healed" and they still scab up every […]

Is the government going to pass another stimulas package to drive back up the price of oil now that it fell?

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

How much will this devaluate the dollar this round? Any guesses? Last time oil went up near 0 dollars a barrel?

Is Sarah Palin the best choice for VP?

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

John McCain has made quite a few bad choices. He voted for the Iraq war, drilling and Made a snap descission to pick Sarah Palin. For those who want to drill, Iran is changing thier cars to run on natural gas. Drilling won’t help the oil is sold on the world market and we use […]