April 26, 2016

Money for Nothing

Many years ago, back when I was just a young pup in 1985, a British rock band named Dire Straights released a song called “Money for […]
April 9, 2016

Who am I to Disagree with Jamie Dimon?

Earlier this week, the Chairman and CEO of JP Morgan Chase – Jamie Dimon – published his annual ‘letter to shareholders’.  (I am one of those […]
April 6, 2016

Is Tax Avoidance Economically Efficient?

Do Americans owe a duty to pay taxes?    To pay the most possible?   Or should we minimize – or avoid – the payment of taxes, when […]
April 4, 2016

Understanding the Yield Spread

Understanding the yield curve/yield spread…and it’s implications is critically important.   Many consider it the most important economic barometer available today. Here’s an excerpt from a FED […]