Karen DeCoster, CPA [send her mail] is an accounting/finance professional in the healthcare industry and a freelance writer, blogger, and speaker. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of Belgian Publishing, Inc. She writes about libertarian matters, economics, financial markets, the medical establishment, the corporate state, health totalitarianism, zeitgeist, Detroit, and Flemish interests. When she has a few moments of spare time she enjoys cycling, paddling sports, photography, conversations with friends, iPoding, doing stuff with guns, visiting wine regions, and miscellaneous pursuits in her woman cave. This is her LewRockwell.com archive and her Mises.org archive. Check out her website. Also see her blog Detroit: From Rust to Riches. Follow her on Twitter @karendecoster.