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September 5, 2018

No paralysis! Do analysis!

This video came across my desk in the last couple weeks it is Will Smith telling the story of how he got the role of the Fresh Prince of Bel Air: It is WELL worth the five minutes to watch – it is an amazing story and Will Smith is hilarious. But there is…


August 17, 2018

Leverage, Arbitrage and Double Whammys

Introduction The concept of leverage and arbitrage is one of those ideas that everyone seems to understand, but few do in detail or well. My goal is to help make these ideas more clear and usable. Leverage Is the act of adding debt to increase return. This is why real estate tends to return so…

Investing Money

July 8, 2018

Planning for Uncertainty

As you may or may not have noticed, the markets and economy are starting to get a little more volatile. This doesn’t mean bad – volatility just means it is unpredictable. Unemployment is very low right now, which tends to mean a growing economy and some inflation – hopefully on wages! With inflation starting to…

Investing Money