Tag: stocks

Let Me Draw You Some Pictures… Because I’m Nice

RANT WARNING – CONDESCENDING STATEMENT (AND PICTURES) AHEAD In a recent post, Two Really Ignorant Statements And What You Should Know, I covered some of the numbers associated with the current economic situation. Somehow, some didn’t get it. I venture to say they simply didn’t read it. Yes, it’s long. I’m sorry, but our problems,…

The Economic Upheaval Has Already Begun

Question: “David, when will the economic upheaval or shift you talk about begin to happen?” Answer: “It has already begun, but it will get worse in the coming years.“ Citing World Bank data, a brief from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) claims that up to two-thirds of all jobs in the…

It’s True: The Media Will Spin Just About Anything

The media really can spin just about anything. A CBS affiliate in Wichita recently reported that “with home values in Wichita and across the state climbing, more Kansans are ready to purchase a home.” Then the reporter proceeded to use a family who happened to be looking for a home as their example or perhaps “proof.”…

CD Ladder – What You Should Know

Are you looking for a low-risk investment strategy? Have you heard of a CD Ladder yet? If not, allow me to share this little nugget of knowledge with you. You may already know that saving money is essential these days. You may also know that investing your money is probably wise. However, you may be…