Is Your 401(k) Costing You too Much?
If you keep track of your 401(k), you have probably noticed that management fees have been falling for quite some time
Oct 30, 2017 | Peter Christensen |
Four Solid Gold Reasons You Should Avoid Gold ETFs
Gold is up more than 7% this year, mostly on the back of investments in gold ETFs (exchange-traded funds). Learn why you should avoid ETFs when investing in gold.
Oct 23, 2017 | Peter Christensen |
Your Pension Is a Lie: Our Government Can’t Fulfill $210 Trillion of Liabilities
Federal debt as a percentage of GDP has almost doubled since the turn of the century. The big jump occurred during the 2007–2009 recession, but the debt has kept growing since then. That’s a consequence of higher spending and lower GDP growth. In theory, Social Security and Medicare don’t count here—their funding goes into separate trust funds. But in reality, the Treasury borrows from the trust funds, so they simply hold more government debt.
Oct 10, 2017 | Forbes |
The US Economy Is About to Get Hit with the Costs of Disaster Relief
Harvey. Irma. Maria. Usually, they’re just names, but in 2017 they were three of the biggest hurricanes that ever made landfall
Sep 30, 2017 | Peter Christensen |
What Billionaires Do to Protect Themselves During an Economic Crisis
Question: When it comes to getting advice about your finances, investments, and portfolio, who do you think is better—a small-time investor
Aug 20, 2017 | Peter Christensen |
What Effect Would a War with North Korea Have on Gold Prices?
What do you get when you take a nuclear-armed leader who’s a madman and a US President who likes to […]
Jul 29, 2017 | Peter Christensen |