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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


July 27, 2016


“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

Should You Sell Your Home to Pay Off Debt?

Home prices have literally gone through the roof in Canada in recent years. If you’re lucky enough to have entered the market a few years ago, you’ve built up some equity. 669 more words

Retiring with a mortgage? Why you might want to think twice about that

When it comes to opining on seniors carrying debt into retirement, I’ll state upfront my personal bias that anyone with credit-card debt — or even mortgage debt — has no business fantasizing about retirement. 1,252 more words

Secured Credit Cards: Got bad credit? You can still get a credit card...

Secured Credit Cards

If you have bad credit, one of the best things you can do to start fixing that situation is get a credit card. 473 more words