The P.A.

A weekly address from Patrick Adams,
President of St. Louis Community Credit Union

Slippery Slope for Sure

On February 24th, 2014, posted in: Uncategorized by

The noted pharmacy, CVS, which doubles as a “Quick Mart” and sells such things as toys, pot holders, and Chef Boyardee MiniRavioli has determined that tobacco (read cigarettes) will no longer be sold in their establishments. That’s good news for all of the world that advocates against tobacco products. It has been proven countless times as a cause for cancer. Advocates are rightfully pleased. The persecuted smoker’s world again has gotten just a little bit smaller. Oh well, I’m on the side of the advocates.


We Are Still Here For A Purpose

On February 18th, 2014, posted in: Uncategorized by

Walking, calisthenics, swimming and jogging are recommended and prominent exercises when one grows older. Another exercise regularly subscribed to is the mental gymnastics required to wrap our head around our own mortality. We all get there – some sooner than others, but we all make it to that place where the body’s aches and pains, and the mind’s desires to do more intersect. The result is that the proverbial “I ain’t as young as I used to be” phrase works its way into a regular part of our lexicon. (more…)

We Have a Hiring Puddle

On February 10th, 2014, posted in: Uncategorized by 2 Comments

I’m sure I’ve written about this before now. I’ve been ranting about it for years, so it stands to reason that it would have made its way to these pages.


A Great Idea Was Birthed

On February 3rd, 2014, posted in: Uncategorized by

At ten (almost eleven years old), I was an entrepreneur. Because of my love for any sport and the fact that we lived on the peripheral of a golf course, it seemed like a natural that I would figure out something to do to make a buck. I loved money too.