The Antidote to Optimism

Our task today and tomorrow is to show that however wonderful things may appear in today’s markets and economy, they may not be all that great. Someone must put forward an antidote to the optimism…

The Demise of the US Dollar

The US bull market really began in 2009, eight years before Trump came into power. Trump continues to take all the glory for the US stock market. Yet he’s ignoring the value of the almighty…

Why Blockchain Could Outrun Bitcoin in 2018

Not everyone has the stomach for such a turbulent investment rollercoaster like Bitcoin. The uncertainty about the future of cryptos remains palpable. In the meantime, blockchain technology continues to prove itself as well-grounded tech with…

Thank You, Mr President

We are grateful to The Donald for the money, but also for making 2017 an entertaining and instructive year. More than any candidate before him, he showed us what a greasy and disgraceful business government…

When’s a Tax Cut Not a Tax Cut?

I’m all for tax cuts, but personal tax cuts are what needs to be on the table. And the issue of fairness needs to be addressed too. Society can’t function when the only people paying…

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