Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Former basketball star Magic Johnson is losing his integrity amongst some of his one-time fan base because of his endorsement of Jackson Hewitt and its income tax refund loans, which were the target of state prosecutors for fraudulent marketing....Most people here the word integrity and think officials who take bribes or business leaders demanding kick-backs...But unlike our reputation which is how others see us , integrity is who we are when nobody is looking...The scriptures says "The integrity of the upright shall guide them" (Pr 11:3) I know we are in economic hard times, but Magic Johnson’s siren call of fast, easy money may be hurting many struggling families say consumer advocates, and that is worrisome... RALS are usually pitched to low-income clients who qualify for the federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)—worth as much as $4,200 per family, depending on the number of children. Article Here! Job said, "Does He not see my ways...If I have walked with falsehood, or my foot has hastened to deceit? Let me be weighed on honest scales, that God may know my integrity?