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How to Stay Calm in the Financial Storm
  • How to Stay Calm in the Financial Storm

How to Stay Calm in the Financial Storm

By |January 18th, 2016|

This year hasn’t delivered us a ton of good news so far via the markets. Stock Markets are down. China is down. Oil is down.

Not the exactly the start to 2009 we were hoping for. Wait 2009? It’s 2016… to be fair 2009 started the same way (not that I’m saying this is the […]

Here is Why You Should Never be Realistic Again
  • Here is Why You Should Never be Realistic Again

Here is Why You Should Never be Realistic Again

By |February 21st, 2015|

The other day I attended a conference about the economic crisis of 2008 and its impact on the French economy (I am French so that kind of interested me).

The speaker basically told us that we were pretty much screwed for the upcoming decades. He showed us dozens of graph that proved that our economy […]

Why Modest Money? Why Live Modestly?
  • Why Modest Money? Why Live Modestly?

Why Modest Money? Why Live Modestly?

By |January 30th, 2012|

If there’s anything positive that can be taken from the recent mortgage crisis, it is the light it shed on how so many people were living beyond their means. Countless people were getting approved for mortgages they couldn’t actually afford. Mortgages were basically being handed out like candy on Halloween, even if you couldn’t […]