Finding the right gift to buy has always been difficult me. For me a gift is something that will give a lasting benefit, which can make it hard to shop for people I don't know intimately. Giving the gift of stock...
Whether you are trying to run a successful business or a successful household, financial stability is very important. The easiest way to ensure this stability is by creating a budget and sticking to it.
A hedge investment, in a sense, is an insurance policy on a previous investment. Much like a life insurance policy, the investor looks for ways to offset the risks in case another asset goes to zero, or “dies”.
As you may recall in my Self-Sustaining post, I created a hydroponic garden on my balcony a while back. It has done remarkably. Its very uplifting to look out and see lush greenery out my window, yet to mention more lettuce than I can eat.
Ever since I can recall I have been a fan of the idea of self-sustaining. Whether it be the entrepreneurial bug in me or fact that I am a millennial from California, the idea of being able to create something that will free me from future “wants” has consumed me.
A Ponzi scheme is a form of investment fraud in which the facilitator promises extremely high returns with minimal risk. The schemer then focuses on taking on a new group of investors at which time he uses their money to pay back the initial investors, quite similar to a pyramid scheme. One key difference is that those who are in a pyramid scheme typically know they are in one, whereas a Ponzi investor is completely oblivious.
In a tribute to his birthday on December 5th, I have decided to share a Walt Disney Documentary I have enjoyed over the years. While the cartoon industry was near a complete collapse, Walt & company were able to make one of the most recognizable, innovative brands in the world.