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Mailbag: The Future of America… as Seen From the Emergency Room

Mailbag: The Future of America… as Seen From the Emergency Room

A trip to the emergency room tells us a lot about the future of America…


The Two Things That Can Solve Our Biggest Problems

The Two Things That Can Solve Our Biggest Problems

The easiest thing in the world is to assume we can just rock along with the way things are and all will be well. But that won’t solve anything.


This Retirement Number Should Make You Sick

This Retirement Number Should Make You Sick

Nobody should be broke in a nation filled with such robust saving and investing options. But they are. And it isn’t a problem the government will solve.


Should Automation Be Feared?

Should Automation Be Feared?

The average American is not enthusiastic about the increased use of automation by just about every industry you can name. But here’s what they’re missing…


The Investing Question of a Lifetime

The Investing Question of a Lifetime

We went fly-fishing with a good pal and got much more than we expected… and it’s the perfect allegory for today’s markets.


What Every Investor Needs to Know About the Fed

What Every Investor Needs to Know About the Fed

Have you ever wondered, “What is the Fed?” or, more importantly, “What does the Fed DO?” Here’s the controversial origin story…


Two “Crazy” Options to Protect Yourself From Disaster

Two “Crazy” Options to Protect Yourself From Disaster

How to protect what’s yours when everyone else is screaming, “The sky is falling!”


A Recipe for Mediocrity? Avoid These Popular Funds

A Recipe for Mediocrity? Avoid These Popular Funds

You know something that would be no fun… retiring broke. What would be even worse is thinking you’re doing all the right stuff… and still retiring broke.


Bitcoin’s Moment to Shine… Again?

Bitcoin’s Moment to Shine… Again?

A lot of folks still treat Bitcoin as a curiosity. But it’s in the middle of a bull run that puts many top stocks to shame.


How to Build Financial Wealth

How to Build Financial Wealth

Mark Ford defines what it really takes to grow your wealth year after year.