Investing

The Future Is Tech… Or Is It?

One possible explanation for the recent divergence in stock market performance vis-à-vis the broader economy is the performance of the tech sector. Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, Alphabet, and Facebook now comprise ~22% of the S&P 500 index. It’s no wonder that the stock market held […]

Losing the plot
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Losing The Plot

“It’s all over. They’ve gone and lost it.” This was just one of the comments that popped up in my Facebook feed on March 15th, the day the Fed cut interest rates to zero and launched a massive stimulus program. “They have nothing left […]

The real path to wealth
Investing

The Real Path To Wealth

Let’s have some fun with the numbers today. If you have spent any time reading personal finance articles on the web, you’ve invariably come across a graph that looks like this: Net Worth Evolution You, becoming a gazi millionaire The graph above assumes you […]