The 10th Man, June 2019

The Trump Train

June 27, 2019

Newsletter writers invite terrible peril when they mention Trump in an issue. He’s the most polarizing figure of all time. If you say something good about him, half of your readership will hate you. If you say something bad about him, the other half will hate you. It is a no-win situation. So newsletter writers, myself included, never write about him.

Yes, the Personal Finance Industry Is a Scam

June 20, 2019

I’m bouncing off of Kashana Cauley’s mini-rant in GQ about Suze Orman and the personal finance “industry” in general.

Piece of Crap Car

June 13, 2019

I have a new focus on dumb news. My new analyst, Joe Jones, spends an hour or two a day searching for the best in dumb news. I also think that USA Today is the best newspaper in the world. There is wisdom in idiocy.

Picking up Nickels in Front of a Steamroller

June 6, 2019

Income investing is hard.