The Missing Piece to Financial Wellness

wake up to wealth extraction

Most everyone wants to build wealth, get out of, and stay out of debt. Unfortunately, however, today’s American-lifestyle expectations typically lead to mounting personal debt followed by challenges to both health and relationships. A hoped-for quality of life may exist […] Read more »

The Problem with Humans

Human Foibles

“It is said that power corrupts, but actually it’s more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power.” David Brin, author The story goes that, for decades, lots of celebrities and friends […] Read more »

Blockchain: Open Source Money

Cashless Society

“Blockchains are simply distributed transaction processing engines. The technology allows data to be stored in a variety of different places while tracking the relationship between different parties to that data. Most people trying to explain blockchains like to compare it […] Read more »

The Cumulative Effective-Tax Rate

Taxation in America

Early Americans would roll over in their graves if they heard about modern-day America’s topsy-turvy departure from many of the hard-won freedoms and liberties of the American Revolution. They would be unable to make sense of all the different taxes […] Read more »

Special Report 2017

New Revenue Streams

“No matter what the politicians and monetary authorities say, the buying power of the dollar continues to decrease, with its current value 95 percent lower than it was in 1913.” The American Institute for Economic Research, January 2009 Cost of […] Read more »