“In the short run, the market is a voting machine, but in the long run, it is a weighing machine”
Wed, 05/25/16 | One Comment

Fresh off the second huge stock market rally from a frightening decline in the past year, I thought it would be timely to do a bit of reflecting.
For those with very short memories (or news …

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Chobani’s CEO Shows us how Capitalism SHOULD be Done
May 2, 2016 | 5 Comments
Chobani’s CEO Shows us how Capitalism SHOULD be Done

It would be hard to argue that there is not a serious moral and ethical vacuum in Corporate America these days. When companies do really sinister $hit, I do what I feel like is my …

The Percent of Americans who Own Stock Hits Record Low
April 28, 2016 | 8 Comments
The Percent of Americans who Own Stock Hits Record Low

A recent Gallup poll had some very interesting numbers on stock market participation of Americans, particularly millennials.
For starters, just 52% of Americans have ANY money invested in stocks!
That low participation rate in stock investing is …

Note to Neal Gabler: Sorry, the Middle Class Can’t Have it All
April 25, 2016 | 10 Comments
Note to Neal Gabler: Sorry, the Middle Class Can’t Have it All

Last week, 3 different friends sent me a link to what has apparently become a viral article: The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans. The article was written by Neal Gabler, a man who by all …

10 Easy Ways to Reduce your Impact & Save Money
April 22, 2016 | 8 Comments
10 Easy Ways to Reduce your Impact & Save Money

Today is Earth Day. I’m fired up, and you’re welcome to join me. Lets make it more than just a token day that we forget about tomorrow. Let’s make it Earth Week, Earth Year, and …

5 Reasons why Home Ownership can be a Financial Disaster
April 20, 2016 | 16 Comments
5 Reasons why Home Ownership can be a Financial Disaster

You’re probably familiar with the script:
1. Go to school.
2. Get a well paying job.
3. Find a significant other.
4. Buy a home together.
Let’s cut it short right there. The “American Dream” of home ownership is instilled …

How to File an IRS Tax Extension
April 18, 2016 | No Comment
How to File an IRS Tax Extension

The tax deadline has arrived. If you don’t file a return on time, it will result in a penalty. You can, however, file an IRS tax extension to avoid a late filing penalty, and it’s …


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