The outsized impact of Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Google and Facebook.
How housing could end up one of the best-performing assets of the 2020s.
The pros and cons of owning bonds right now.
How the South Sea bubble created the original blank check companies.
Figuring out how to navigate a world with no yield in fixed income land.
What causes the prices of gold to go up?
Michael and Ben discuss how crazy this market has been, going from 1929 to 1999 in a matter of months.
The highest debt-to-GDP on record in the United States came following the massive wartime spending for World War II where it clocked in at roughly 113%. By my calculations, we just blew past that record and currently stand at a debt-to-GDP ratio of more than 120%.1 People have been worried about government spending for a…
How technology is speeding up cycles.
A podcast listener asks: Any advice or rules of thumb for getting an engagement ring? The whole “3 months salary” thing seems impractical and outdated, in my opinion. In my mid 20’s, thinking about making the leap in the next year or so. Someone gave me a similar rule of thumb when I was in…