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admin September 21, 2018

It’s human nature to believe that the economic and geopolitical uncertainties we face today are greater than ever before. But it’s also human nature to forget that it has been forever thus. And this forgetting wreaks no end of havoc on your retirement planning. The problem is that we fail to fully appreciate that the […]

admin September 20, 2018

Married men sit on the top of the wage ladder. The wages of married men far surpass those of all of those groups. They exceed $80,000 per year by their peak earning years, while all the other groups barely graze $50,000 per year, according to data from the University of Minnesota and IPUMS-USA, a database […]

admin September 20, 2018

What many people think they know about Adam Smith, the 18th century Scottish philosopher known as the father of economics, is often far off the mark. Contrary to his modern champions on the right and detractors on the left, Smith wasn’t an advocate of cold-blooded self-interest, said Jesse Norman, author of a new biography, “Adam […]

admin September 19, 2018

Members of the U.K. Treasury Committee have called on regulators to police the murky industry of cryptocurrencies that members labeled as the “Wild West.” In a paper published Wednesday, the committee said the lack of oversight leaves investors vulnerable to malicious activity. “Bitcoin and other crypto-assets exist in the Wild West industry of crypto-assets. This […]