Visualizing the Life Cycle of a Mineral Discovery

Higher education is often considered the first rung in the ladder of success. That’s why thousands of students flock to top-tier universities around the world, hoping to translate their degrees...

Checking Accounts: How You Can Access Your Money

People use numerous strategies to grow their money over time, but the first step in that journey is almost always the same: setting up a checking account and a...

How the eSports Industry Fares Against Traditional Sports

In just a decade, electronic sports (eSports) has evolved from an underground culture into a mainstream industry worth billions of dollars today. The industry is growing at an explosive rate,...

Put the Proven Power of Diversification on Your Side with Lex...

  Background: Lex Sokolin Futurist and entrepreneur Global fintech co-head at ConsenSys Former CEO of NestEgg Wealth, a roboadvisor Held investment management roles at Barclays, Lehman Brothers and Deutsche Bank ...

Reading the Next Recession: Will the Great Recession 2.0 become The...

Here is a journey in photos and facts to compare the present Great Recession with the past Great Depression to gain perspective on where we might be headed. Just as...

Best of Dennis – Can Americans Really Depend on Social Security?

In 1935 the government passed Social Security into law setting up a government-managed retirement plan for the majority of US workers. To fund the plan, they passed the Federal...

G7 Births Hit New Record Low, Below Depression Level In 1933

If a country doesn’t have any babies, then in time it won’t have an economy. But that’s not how the central banks see it. For the past 20 years, through...

The Three-Headed Investment Bandit

There is a three-headed investment bandit lurking in the weeds looking to steal your wealth. Savvy investors must deal with them – all at the same time. First up is...

The 20 Biggest Bankruptcies in U.S. History

Many organizations say that their greatest asset is their people. In fact, Richard Branson has famously stated that employees come first at Virgin, ranking ahead of customers and shareholders....

Dump These 3 Popular Income Funds Before They Blow Up Your...

With my focus on higher yield investments, I often receive questions about various closed-end funds. CEFs are actively managed investment pools with shares that trade on the stock exchanges. A...

How Americans Make and Spend Their Money, by Education Level

It should be noted that the educational level listed pertains to the person the BLS defines as the primary household member. Further, people in households can be at different...

How the Modern Consumer is Different

There is a prevailing wisdom that says the stereotypical American consumer can be defined by certain characteristics. Based on what popular culture tells us, as well as years of experiences...