Amazon-Backed Smart Glasses For $1,000: First Look

Amazon-Backed Smart Glasses For $1,000: First Look

They may not look like it, but these are actually smart glasses They’re called Focals and are made by North, a startup backed by Amazon You can get them with prescription lenses or clear Focals of the first pair of… Continue Reading

Tesla Earnings Call Q2 2019 (No Ads)

Tesla Earnings Call Q2 2019 (No Ads)

How Amazon Paid $0 Federal Income Tax in 2018

How Amazon Paid $0 Federal Income Tax in 2018

Amazon is a very sophisticated tax player. Amazon is very much the canary in the coal mine. They’re really doing what a lot of politicians wish more companies would do. Amazon is a huge company, but you know just how… Continue Reading

How To Invest In A Bear Market

How To Invest In A Bear Market

And with that close the S&P 500 falling into bear market territory, officially now down 20%. Contrary to popular belief, bull markets do not last forever. Now we have seen in the past, when markets do reach that 20% decline,… Continue Reading

Student Loan Forgiveness: Can The US Erase Student Debt?

Student Loan Forgiveness: Can The US Erase Student Debt?

Americans owe $1.57 trillion in student debt. That might be a hard number to wrap your head around. What it comes out to is $20,000 to $25,000 for the typical borrower, but of course that’s not evenly distributed. I have… Continue Reading

Ford’s Fight To Remain An American Icon

Ford’s Fight To Remain An American Icon

Ford Motor Companyis the oldest U.S. automaker. More than one century old, it is the only one to have survived the Great Depression, two World Wars and the 2008 financial crisis without having to sell to a foreign buyer or… Continue Reading

Vanguard Founder Jack Bogle’s ’90s Interview Shows His Investing Philosophy

Vanguard Founder Jack Bogle’s ’90s Interview Shows His Investing Philosophy

They were bearish when they should have been bullish and bullish when they should have been bearish. So the index at least steers a steady course. We’re joined this evening by a mutual fund executive whose words are so clear… Continue Reading

The Fall Of The Minivan

The Fall Of The Minivan

The minivan is a vehicle that too many screams domesticity. It calls to mind images of suburbs, family life and youth soccer teams. For much of its history, it has been praised for its practicality and yet maligned as so… Continue Reading

How Investing Works: Dividends

How Investing Works: Dividends

People often talk about profit sharing as a way for workers and employees to gain a stake in the success of American businesses. In a world with weakened unions, how will workers get a cut of the profits? Employees overwhelmingly… Continue Reading