Paper Money Collapse and Your Retirement Nest Egg

Paper Money Collapse is the title of a book by Detlev Schlichter that takes you through what paper money is and how the banking system, government and the financial institutions are all contributing to another financial crisis. All we do by printing money is push the inevitable financial collapse further down the road. It is […]

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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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Disbelief But Enlightenment is Happening – Slowly

Hello everyone! My last post on this blog was a year ago. I just had to walk away for awhile because of all the stupid things I saw being done in the name of “economic management”. I kept thinking that surely there must be some sense to what is being done and that a great […]

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The Great Credit Contraction – Trace Mayer

The more I read and learn about how to protect my Nest Egg and avoid large losses, the more I see how the financial professionals try to make us focus on the micro (investments) and not the macro (fiscal, monetary and credit systems) money movements. We are constantly bombarded with financial programs telling us which […]

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Protect Your Nest Egg – Know Your Enemies

I’m talking here to Baby Boomers and older who are relying on their retirement nest egg to live off along with any other income sources not from  a full-time job for the next 20-30 years maybe. In other words people on fixed incomes who need to be very risk-averse unless they have “surplus” money over […]

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Stop Loss Orders Protect Your Capital in the Long Run

I have been reading several forums on stop loss orders and the problems people have with them. Many people abandon stop loss orders in a Bear market after getting kicked out of their stock positions and taking some losses. Stop Loss orders are easy to understand. One of the rules of investing is don’t invest […]

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I have subscribed to Trident Confidential

I have decided I will see how Trident Confidential works for me. I have taken out the subscription and am now getting the newsletter. There are also about 30 books covering a range of topics that I need to go through. More importantly though I am setting up my trading account with their preferred broker […]

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Biorhythms Shows Flaws in Asset Allocation and Diversification

It occurred to me that yet again we tend to assume as fact thing we are told often enough. This is very true about asset allocation and diversification sold to you as a way to protect your nest egg when investing over the long term. If you ask most any Baby Boomer about how to […]

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