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2 Ways to Beat Inflation and the Food Crisis

Written by Alexander Boulden
Posted January 17, 2022

Traditional investment strategies may not be sexy, but they’re built to last. It’s hard to believe such simple moves could produce such profound results...

The Fed Is Full of Crap and Wall Street's Buying It

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted January 14, 2022

Why would anybody trust or believe the words coming out of the Federal Reserve or Jerome Powell? There's no way we'll see four rate hikes — maybe not even three.

Hidden Costs to Honest Deals

Written by Adam English
Posted January 13, 2022

Does this 2,000-year-old story apply to you? Regardless, the lesson it offers is clear and as important as ever.

Joe "No Plan" Biden: POTUS Plan as Empty as Store Shelves

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted January 12, 2022

There's very little the Biden administration can do to curb rising food prices. The lack of a plan is good evidence of that. Here's what you can do...

Chewbacca Almost Killed Me

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted January 11, 2022

Invest in things you love and compound those gains into something new. And don't be afraid to put some elbow grease into it.

NASA Just Deployed a $10 Billion Time Machine

Written by Alexander Boulden
Posted January 10, 2022

While the world was busy opening Christmas presents last month, NASA successfully launched the most powerful and most expensive telescope in history.

Safety May Be the Best Option in 2022

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted January 7, 2022

Throughout 2020 and 2021, we bemoaned the Fed's sluggish response to inflation. Now we're in 2022 and the massive surge in prices has the Fed's attention.

The 2022 Energy Reckoning: Reality vs. Expectation

Written by Adam English
Posted January 6, 2022

A reckoning in the energy sector is coming. One that is recursive and counterproductive. One that involves an increasing dissonance between intentions and actions.

Biden's Worthless Plan to Lower Food Prices

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted January 5, 2022

In its first move of the new year, the Biden administration announced plans yesterday to combat anti-competitive practices in the meat industry...

Your 2022 Flight Plan

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted January 4, 2022

Jimmy Mengel can't wait to board Alaska Airlines later this year and likely pay for his tickets with the gains he got from the company itself...

Tesla Buyer’s Remorse Is Real and an Existential Threat

Written by Adam English
Posted December 30, 2021

At a certain point, the EV hype needs to settle down and the day-to-day issues need to take over. That is already starting to happen, and we need to accept that compromises — from consumer tolerance, to logistics, to top-down policy — need to be realistic.

What's Wrong With Gold?

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted December 29, 2021

Inflation in the U.S. and around the rest of the world is soaring. Yet the price of gold is mostly flat.

Don't Drop the Ball

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted December 28, 2021

Here are a few of Jimmy Mengel's predictions for next year so you don't drop the ball after the ball drops…

The Debts of Christmas Past

Written by Alexander Boulden
Posted December 27, 2021

As we move into the new year, you'll want to keep these trades on your radar. Alexander Boulden fills readers in on the top trades and trends to watch for 2022...

Housing Market 2022: Structural Collapse or Foundational Gains?

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted December 24, 2021

2021 was a wild year for homeowners, as home prices soared an astonishing 20% over the course of the year. And unfortunately, that trend is going to continue.