7 Steps to Protect Your Baby Boomer Pension

A Baby Boomer Pension may not be there for many baby boomers when they need it for a variety of reasons, including the obvious of not saving for their retirement. But there are many other issues that may result in the pension not being there or not lasting as long as you do. Baby Boomer […]

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Who Controls Your Retirement Nest Egg?

Do You Control Your Retirement Nest Egg? Most people I know have no idea what is really happening to their Retirement Nest Egg. They have even less idea of where their money is. It could be investing in things they would never approve of. It could be used by their fund managers to trade and […]

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Protect Your Nest Egg by Staying Informed

Newsletters to Help Protect Your Nest Egg In order to help you protect your nest egg it is vital that Baby Boomer stay informed about what is happening in the financial world and especially where politics and keynesianism interferes with that world. Your retirement plan may fail if you don’t keep up to date with the […]

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The Tale of a Baby Boomer’s Nest Egg Revisited

Baby Boomers Retirement Nest Egg Saga Here is a review of a friend’s retirement nest egg worth over $1.2Mn AUD, held in one of the largest Fund Managers in Australia. It is a sad saga of a good sales pitch with a bad outcome for my friend. After over four years, his funds are still […]

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The Coming Inflation Crisis in America

Today I heard on cable there is a rush to inflation fighting ETFs and Bonds. It looks like the smart money is moving in early to park their wealth until the inflation or the fear of it is over. Now I’m about to make a statement that is a cut off your nose to spite […]

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Shareholders are the best Regulators of Executive Compensation

As governments wrestle with what they should do about capping excessive pay and bonuses to executives it seems clear to me that they will not be able to get it right. There are too many variables. If the US sets tough caps on compensation then there may be a flight of financial wizards to other […]

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Financial Industry – Bonus Changes and Full Accounting Needed

US universal health care has taken centre stage for the last few weeks. Come visit Australia to see how it doesn’t work even with private health funds. But that’s another story. With the stock markets booming and company profits above estimates it appears financial regulation will go on the back-burner for now. With the US […]

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Bank on Yourself – a book about setting up your own bank

I got back from my trip two days ago and am in catch-up mode. But here is something I think worth a look. I have written three posts on how to set up your own bank. The best known book is by Nelson Nash and Becoming Your Own Bank entitled, “Becoming Your Own Banker”. Another […]

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