Why the “Population Bomb” Never Exploded
January 4, 2018
The global famines predicted in Paul Ehrlich’s The Population Bomb never arrived. His story teaches investors a valuable lesson about listening to Cassandras.
Does Creating Wealth Make You Selfish and Greedy?
December 18, 2017
Alex’s recent columns have generated a lot of reader feedback on the nature of wealth. Here, he asks, “Does creating wealth make you selfish and greedy?”
Why Warren Buffett Is a World-Class Con Man
December 1, 2015
Polls regularly show that investor Warren Buffett is one of the most trusted men in America. But our newest columnist disagrees strongly with that assessment…
Don’t Buy the House You Can Afford
September 29, 2015
It can be tough to resist the allure of a big new house. But if you can be happy in a less expensive property, it can free you up to do other things – like invest for the future.
Freedom vs. Liberty
March 1, 2015
The Second Best Way to Get Rich
January 19, 2015
Meet the World’s Worst Economist
October 27, 2014
Paul Krugman has written more than a dozen books over the last 20 years and, with the luxury of hindsight, all the erroneous predictions, needless warnings and boneheaded policy proscriptions are there for anyone with too much time on his hands to see. Of course, making economic prognostications is a treacherous business.
Robert Kiyosaki Shocks Investors At FreedomFest
August 21, 2012
Two thousand wealthy investors and concerned citizens jammed into this year’s FreedomFest in Las Vegas to hear over 150 speakers talk…