The Constitution Wants Obama and Democrats to Negotiate

By |October 8th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|Tags: |

Here's my hot sports (politics) opinion: Barack Obama is being absolutely ridiculous by refusing to negotiate with Republicans on the government shutdown (and soon the debt ceiling as well). As most of you know, I'm a libertarian and I strongly dislike the policies of almost every president and congressmen that has been elected in my lifetime. I don't pick sides

I’m Libertarian Because Unprovoked Violence is Wrong

By |July 24th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|Tags: , , |

When you are a politically active person in the United States who doesn't identify with the Republican or Democrat party, those in one of the two main parties have a very hard time understanding you. People have called me everything from idealistic or impractical to stupid or crazy. They don't understand why I wouldn't be willing to align myself with

The Free Market Can Fix Healthcare

By |July 11th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|Tags: , |

You may have read in the news that the Obama administration is delaying implementation of portions of Obamacare because they are too complicated and are simply not ready to go into practice on the timelines originally passed in the law. While some portions are being delayed, other parts of the law are in full effect already. Now I'm just wondering;

The Government Doesn’t Want You to Retire Rich

By |April 9th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|Tags: , |

President Barack Obama is about to unveil his budget proposal, and parts of his proposal have already made their way into the news. One of the aspects of his new budget is that he wants to prohibit anyone from saving more than $3,000,000 in an IRA. The White House issued a statement regarding this new proposal: Under current rules, some

The Four Most Important Things in an Economic Collapse or Natural Disaster

By |March 7th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|Tags: , |

If you've been reading this blog for a while then you know I'm not a fan of the spending that going on in Washington D.C. right now. I'm also not a fan of the spending that is scheduled to happen over the next few years. The government not only plans to keep spending more, but we are going to add

Your Investments Are in Big Trouble

By |July 9th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

This is the first of a four-part series where I'm going to make some pretty unconventional investment recommendations. Today I'm going to tell you the "problem" and during the rest of the week I'm going to tell you how I think you can make money off the problem. I believe this is one of the scariest economic times in recent