How Many Will Die Before Trump Figures Out COVID-19 Isn’t a PR Campaign?

My Comments: Over the coming weeks and months, some of you are going to unfriend me or unsubscribe to these posts. That's fine with me. I'm increasingly convinced Trump is an abomination, a malignant tumor, one we must overcome if we are to survive. Working from home is nothing new for me. I've been doing …

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Statistics and Reasons for Church Decline

This copyrighted article appeared on a site called churchleadership.org. I have no idea when it was published. I saved it for future reference as it explains some of my personal observations about organized religion. I share it with you today as an alternative to talking about money again. My proclivity to attend church, or not …

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Our Changing Values

A few years ago, I became aware that once every 70 - 90 years here in the US, we’ve experienced a dramatic social upheaval. Society gets completely turned on it’s head and societal norms get re-evaluated. Each time it happened, we remain the same nation but find ourselves in a new framework. It’s happening again. …

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Value Is a Poor Timing Tool

First, this is about investing money. Second, value refers to buying established stocks that are thought to be undervalued as opposed to buying stocks that are deemed to have growth potential. Third is that timing can be thought of as critical in term of when stocks, or bonds, should be bought or sold. Yes, there …

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5 Reasons To Fade This Rally

If you’re not sure what this title means, join the crowd. But it appeared in a news feed about money that I follow. I decided to read it anyway. It essentially confirms my gut feeling that the recent rally in the stock market is/was masking the reasons for further capitulation to reality as the crisis …

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The Faustian Bargain

My Comments: Many of us are essentially frozen in time. We’re fearful, doing what we can to be feed ourselves, be entertained, and remain healthy, all while wondering what the hell happens next. I have no more clue what’s going on than you do. But my reading includes things like this from someone I’ve followed …

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The Trump Rally Is Toast

First, this appeared nine days ago. It’s old news. Second, not all old new is bad news. If it influences how you think about your investments today and next week, that’s a good thing. Because I firmly believe we’re going to see a lot more bad news before we see any sustained good news. There’ll …

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