Financial Services

admin October 1, 2018

Money loosed change upon the world. It was the OG social technology on which our civilization was built, turning value into a symbolic language that moves easily across space, time and culture. Money is the air we breathe. It surrounds us and permeates so much of our daily lives that we take for granted that […]

admin October 1, 2018

While economists disagree over whether there’s a retirement-savings crisis in the U.S., one thing is clear: There’s an emergency-savings crisis. Getting more Americans to save for emergencies, especially low- and middle-income earners, is crucial for their financial security. Not doing so can result in financial ruin. The statistics are scary. In the past year, 48% […]

admin October 1, 2018

My business is to constantly look for new stocks by running stock screens, endlessly reading (blogs, research, magazines, newspapers), looking at the holdings of respected investors, talking to a large network of investment professionals, attending conferences, scouring through ideas published on value investor networks, and finally, scouring a large (and growing) watch list of companies […]

admin September 29, 2018

Taylor Larimore is a big advocate of keeping investing simple — simple enough to be handled with just three mutual funds. He says it means he doesn’t need to spend more than about an hour a year managing his money. Larimore is also one of the founders of Bogleheads, a passionate community of investors inspired […]

admin September 29, 2018

Bitcoin prices are mostly unchanged Friday, continuing what’s been a quiet week for the world’s largest digital currency. While altcoins, the group of smaller coins beyond the popular bitcoin, have bounced around in ranges of more than 30% this week, bitcoin has been oscillating either side of $6,500. In Friday trading the price of a […]