It's Softer Than It Looks Not Finer for the "99er" Be Careful What You Wish For Philly, London, and the Rangers People only accept change when they are faced with necessity, and only recognize necessity when a crisis is upon them.. - Jean Monnet, father of the European Union This week we...
I get a lot of newsletters from money managers around the country, which I try and read as they are written by people who are “in the trenches,” actually making decisions on behalf of their clients. It broadens my perspective. Frankly, most are not all that well written and unimaginative, but who ever...
John Mauldin's Outside the Box
Filed under: Filed under: Credit Crisis, Politics, Consumer Debt, Government, Consumer Confidence, Bailout, Barack Obama, Baby Boomers, Economic Crisis, Investor Psychology, Retirement, Draughn Partners, Cliff Draughn
IN THIS ISSUE: Judicial Appointments - A Most Important Issue The Bush Record On Judicial Appointments Get Ready For Liberal Judicial Nominees Will Minority Republicans Roll Over Or Fight Back? What About The Obama Supreme Court? Conclusions - What Obama Has In Store Editor's Note It didn't come...
IN THIS ISSUE: The Economy Falling Fast Into Recession Democrats Want To Highjack Your 401(k) The Democrats' 401(k) Replacement Plan Socialism Du Jour - "Spread The Wealth Around" Can We Afford This Nonsense? No, But So What Conclusions - After Today, Anything Is Possible Introduction On...
Forecasts & Trends
Gary D. Halbert
Filed under: Filed under: Gary D. Halbert, Retirement, GDP, Democrats, Recession, Social Security, Presidential Election, Barack Obama, Politics, John McCain, Economy, Socialism, 401(k)
IN THIS ISSUE: Ethanol: A Feel-Good Political Ploy No Solution To Current Fuel Woes Potential Negative Economic Impact No Benefit From Existing Infrastructure Other Types Of Ethanol Show Promise Conclusions – Ethanol Is Not The Silver Bullet Pondering My Retirement Introduction You don’t need me to tell...
IN THIS ISSUE: 1. The 2008 Trustees Report Holds No Surprises 2. A Summary Of Social Security's Woes 3. Medicare Is A Much Bigger Problem 4. Why Won't Congress Take Action? 5. Don't Bank On The "Trust Funds" 6. What This Means For Your Retirement Security Introduction In what is...