Don't Push the Panic Button - Recessions Are Coming

November 15, 2015

It’s crazy how much panic ensues the first time an article online mentions the word “recession”.  There is always an asshole predicting the next recession is going to start tomorrow....[more]

Calculated Risk

November 22, 2015

I read this morning about an investor who lost 150k trading on margin (borrowed money from the brokerage).  He thought he was "managing his risk" by only risking the $35,000 in his account on a $2 pharmaceutical stock....[more]  

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Recent Retirement Study

November 15, 2015

I read a very stunning recent case study on the retirement balances of Baby Boomers’ (ages 55-65) retirement accounts.  I want to...[more]

MetroMile Review

November 30, 2015

I’m always looking for ways to cut down my recurring monthly spend when possible, and even more so when the product is so easy to judge.  Buying car insurance sucks....[more]  


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Project Fi Review

December 3, 2015

First things first: Does anyone else think that cell phone usage these days is getting really fucking scary....[more] 

Dividend Growth Investing & 401k's

December 14, 2015

There are plenty of opinions on 401k retirement accounts out there and how you can build the proper amount of money to support a good retirement....[more]  




Portfolio Maintenance: Recent Sells

February 5, 2016

The interesting thing about becoming an investor is looking back on some of the stocks you’ve bought and wondering why they were so attractive at the time....[more]

What I learned from the market pullback

February 27, 2016

The market has recovered quickly from the sharp drop that began in January.  It looks we like we have avoided a full-blown recession again...[more]