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Suppose you have an uneasy feeling in your stomach whenever someone mentions the economy. It may be because of the tremendous disconnect between what we hear from Washington and our reality. This week that disconnect will be on full display as the …

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For those who have spent our career in sales, what's happening in retail, has a very familiar ring.Imagine the following: the Sales Manager walks into the Boss's Office and proudly declares: Sales are up, Sir. So are profits. Things couldn't look be…

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In the late 19th Century, a group of stock salesmen sprung up who were excellent at selling but dismal on delivery. They would visit the unsuspecting and sell them what they promised to be one of the best stocks. These men were so good that they cou…

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For most of us, purchasing our home is the largest single financial transaction we will ever make. It is also a tremendous obligation. As we sign that mortgage loan for the purchase, we often commit to completing 360 consecutive monthly payments &md…

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Big changes this time of the year for those of us in the Northeast. It won't be long until the trees turn colors, the nights turn chilly, and fall will be in the air. But even the most seasoned "Yankee" had to be caught off guard by the information …

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It has been 30 months since I first heard of a novel coronavirus spreading like wildfire in China. At the time, its spread seemed unstoppable, and the numbers of infected and deceased were increasing geometrically. I remember thinking that if that t…

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Aug. 12, 2022

Where Is Our President?

A most extraordinary thing happened Monday evening. It was so remarkable that when I read the headlines late that night, I thought they could not possibly be true.The headline read that a group of FBI agents raided former President Donald Trump's Ma…

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On so many levels, Nvidia is the quintessential 21st Century Multinational Corporation. Headquarters is tax haven Delaware, offices in silicon valley, and markets throughout the world.    Nvidia came public just 22 years ago and already …

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87k IRS Agents? That's Not The Half Of It!You've undoubtedly heard that next year's Federal Budget would include a provision for 87k new IRS Agents. While that's true, it's only part of a much large vision by the Internal Revenue Service. They aim t…

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America is the most woefully imbalanced economy in the world. Although, Spain is a close second in this measure of out-of-wack economies. Each month both countries anxiously wait for the goods and materials they need to function, like a junky waitin…

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