This is a true story about formation flying in pilot training for the USAF. But first, some background. Continue reading Formation Flying and Target Fixation
It’s time to GET OUT!
That is, get out, if you’re in … the stock market.
If you have ANY investments at all in stocks or corporate bonds, you should seriously consider selling them, and do it NOW. Continue reading GET OUT!
Like most people who have dealt with or worked on computers for any length of time, I have been through quite a saga when it comes to
“Which printer should I buy?”
There are hundreds and hundreds of printers on the market, each trumpeting why they’re the one you should buy.
Sorry, I can’t tell you which printer you should buy, but I can share with you the “Printer-Buying Saga” I went through, in the hopes that it will save you some of the hassles I endured. Continue reading Printer-Buying Saga
Understanding Corporate Bonds
This post is a bit out of order, but I just wrote my son this morning explaining some very current situations involving corporate bonds. I thought it would be good to share that email with you here. Continue reading Investing Part 2 – Corporate Bonds
Everyone KNOWS they ought to be investing, but few of us do it as we should.
Why not? Mostly fear. Fear of loss, fear of the unknown. This series of articles is intended for people who are absolute beginners at investing, people who might like to start investing, but don’t think they know enough about it.
We’ll start from the very beginning.
I won’t give you too much at once, and I won’t let it get too complex. I’ll tell you about it as though I were telling my mother, or perhaps an interested fifteen-year-old. I’ll assume you’re reasonably intelligent, and hopefully, we’ll have some fun as well.
Deal? Okay, good. Let’s get started. Continue reading Investing Part 1 – Getting Started
Back in July, I signed up for a trial version of HitTail, a web service that is supposed to provide keyword suggestions for writing blog posts, that are “guaranteed” to improve your rankings in the search engines.
If this is your first time reading about it, you might want to look at the previous posts in this series: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. This will be the final installment. Continue reading Final Verdict on HitTail
Original post: Dec 21, 2015
Latest Update: May 12, 2016
Have you ever had an association with a business that does some things excellently, but also does other things that make you want to run away screaming in frustration?
I have felt that way about the cable TV company (see the posting on Cutting the Cable), about the phone company, about car dealerships, and I feel that way about Stansberry Associates, an investment advisory newsletter service. Continue reading Beware of Stansberry Associates