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Which American Cities Will File Bankruptcy Next?

We harp on the massive, unsustainable, yet largely unnoticed, debt burdens of American cities, counties and states fairly regularly because, well, it’s a frightening issue if you spend just a little time to understand the math and ultimate consequences.  Here is some of our recent posts on the topic: America’s Pension Bomb: Illinois Is Just […]

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The Stock Market’s IQ is Only 105

It was 23 years ago and I, an intrepid, determined young man, wanted to prove to the middle aged baby boomer interviewing me that I was indeed the best man for the internship “job.”  I had perfect grades, truly did have the determination for the job, and perhaps (what was in hindsight the biggest qualifier) […]

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How to Build Your Own Real Estate Kingdom With Jordan Stanley Payne

Podcast: Play in new window | Download This episode’s guest was Jordan Stanley Payne, founder of The Kingdom Real Estate. In only a few years he has acquired millions of dollars worth of rental properties through creative financing and teach others how to do the same. We talk about how you can find and structure deals where […]

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The Fascinating Results of Expat Insider’s New Survey

Expat Insider’s released the results of their 2017 survey. Now in its fourth year, Expat Insider is one of the largest surveys worldwide offering an in-depth analysis of expat life across the globe. More than 12,500 respondents representing 166 nationalities and living in 188 countries or territories answered our questions, providing unique insights into what […]

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Is Bitcoin Just a Distraction?

I’ve spoken before about some of the terminology that gets thrown around in the Bitcoin space that gets on my nerves. More specifically people talking about “investing” in crypto currency when they are in fact speculating in a high risk market. There are also “traders” coming out of the woodwork who had never traded successfully […]