The test of time

Originally posted on Elliot Chan:
Longer life expectancy means less financial stability in the latter years By Elliot Chan, Opinions Editor For those still in their roaring 20s, let’s think longterm for a moment—say,…

S&P Boasted 30% gains for 2013; Fundamentals should now be routine.

Originally posted on It's a Lean World:
Written By: Matthew Boysel As 2014 comes to a close, those who participated in the stock market since the beginning of the year have experienced…

It’s Christmas! Don’t YOU support higher prices for higher wages?

Originally posted on S/V Danneskjöld: Peter Schiff questions Walmart shoppers on whether they’d be willing to pay just 15% of their bill towards increasing worker’s pay to $15/hr. Does anyone…

The ridiculous logistics involved in getting you your Christmas presents on time

Is frozen natural gas the future of energy?

Sacrificing the Future of Gen Y Ambitions

Millennials (Gen Y) are beginning to show an ambition born from the events that have influenced their young lives and common culture. According to, “Gen Y has a reputation for being entrepreneurial… Continue reading

Does Wealth Inequality Matter?

Originally posted on This is Ashok.:
Ezra Klein’s remarks on inequality led to a pretty rich discussion, for the most part, disagreeing with his proposition that inequality isn’t the defining challenge of our time.…

A Powerless Recovery

Originally posted on This is Ashok.:
Paul Krugman notes that persistent unemployment hurts the employed as well by decreasing their bargaining power, citing the low (voluntary) quit rate as evidence. This is an…

Canadian Billionaire Predicts End of US Dollar as World’s Reserve Currency

Originally posted on Global Elite TV | Alternative Media:
Canadian billionaire businessman Ned Goodman predicts the end of the U.S. Dollar as the world’s reserve currency. He says the transition out of the U.S.…

Why we shouldn’t cheer on this year’s strong holiday spending