Jun 21, 2018
What a week! Many described last week's cavalcade of world economic events as the most important week of 2018, including Bloomberg. For macroeconomic geeks (like us) it delivered. Let's take it day-by-day: Monday The week started out...
Jun 14, 2018
It’s a weekend afternoon and you’re overcome by the smell of fresh cut grass and burgers on the grill. Balloons are tied to mailboxes, backyard tents are filling with people and neighborhood streets are lined with parked cars. The sounds...
Jun 07, 2018
Eighty feet! That is the height of a recent wave off of the coast of Nazaré, Portugal that professional big wave surfer Rodrigo Koxa successfully surfed to earn himself the Guinness Book World Record for largest wave ever surfed. In an...
May 31, 2018
Astronaut Alan Bean, who recently passed away at the age of 86, was best known for being the fourth man to walk on the moon back in 1969 during the Apollo 12 mission. But many probably don't realize how he saved the mission from almost...
May 17, 2018
As longtime readers know, we attend the Berkshire Hathaway shareholder annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, religiously every year. While we always learn something new from the pilgrimage, the experience is more about a renewal of faith in...
May 10, 2018
The thought of transitioning from “saver” to “spender” can be challenging for new retirees. After decades of saving, determining how to convert that savings to an income stream requires careful consideration. Setting a Withdrawal Rate The...

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