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Why Trump? Why Brexit? Capital Myopia and Inequality in Society

There are three types of inequality in society, one is the natural way some people are able to engage in economic and highly productive activity more than others, the second is the distribution of ownership – those who own more by inheritance or gross fortuity, and the other is how some people are exploited and get less than they ‘deserve’. 2,693 more words

Nine steps to a better credit score

My husband and I are pretty competitive, always trying to one-up each other.

It was to my chagrin, therefore, when I learned that although my credit score is excellent, his is better. 775 more words

The economist who says Canada is headed for a credit crisis

Professor Steve Keen, of Kingston University in Greater London’s western suburbs, has made a name for himself as one of economics’ leading contrarian voices. He has criticized the idea that no one could have seen the 2008 global financial crisis coming as “ 465 more words

Government And Politics

Credit Crisis in Waiting

From Acting Man, by Bill Bonner

Clowns in the Coliseum

DUBLIN – The presidential debate began long after our bedtime, here in Ireland. So we got up this morning, rubbed our eyes, and watched the highlights. 1,089 more words

Economy

July 27, 2016

http://www.investopedia.com/articles/investing/030916/ben-grahams-advice-reading-financial-statements.asp

“The Interpretation of Financial Statements” is the classic book by Benjamin Graham. Widely regarded as the founder of value investing, Benjamin Graham’s principles of value investing have impacted scores of individuals from… 1,419 more words

Here Is Why One Credit Rating Agency Believes Russia Is Safer Than The US

If posed with the question who has the better credit rating, the United States or Russia, most people would presumably pick the United States. However, that is not the case for Dagong Global Credit Rating Co, one of the three biggest credit rating companies in China. 502 more words

Not All Debt is Bad

Not All Debt is Bad

Not all debt is bad. When you distinguish between credit used to fund the purchase of something that will increase your wealth and debit created for disposable items, you are empowering yourself to make informed financial decisions. 161 more words