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I don't watch It's a Wonderful Life every year, but I did this Christmas, and I noticed something I hadn't before. In a pivotal scene with George in his dad's old office at the Building and Loan, I saw this wall hanging in the background. It reads: "All...

I can remember walking into my first economics class back in 1992. The professor had drawn a chart titled something like, Supply, Demand and The Flow of Money, Goods and Services, on two huge chalkboards that covered the front wall of the theater style classroom....

After a year like 2020, it is impossible to avoid a hyperbolic statement like, “it’s been a crazy year!” because it has been a crazy year. Here’s just a few of the significant occurrences: a worldwide pandemic that shuttered the global economy and claimed hundreds...

There is no finer bourbon in the world than Pappy Van Winkle. A quick Google search for their 23-year-old Kentucky bourbon will bring up bottles for sale in excess of $4,500, or roughly $225 a shot. (Not that anyone takes shots. This is a sipping...

Lately, it seems that almost everybody I talk to is having a harder time sleeping than they were 9 months ago. That doesn't surprise me given everything that's going on in the world today. Between COVID, the election and having kids home from school, the...

What if your job isn't secure? What if your trading strategy fails? What if housing prices don't go up forever?   What if this isn't the end of the world? What if you get through this? What if things turn out better than you imagined?   Maybe the most...