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Month: August 2018

Crisis Investing: The Captain Speaks: Don’t Wait For the SHTF

Crisis Investing: The Captain Speaks: Don’t Wait For the SHTF

The Captain Feels, as I do that an economic crisis is not imminent. But listen to his view on not waiting for crisis or SHTF to prepare. For more on actual trading during a crisis see: http://mastermind-university.com/crisis-investing/ Yesterday, The Captain consulted with a guy concerned about a black swan event.  This is a good video. A related quote: “If your enemies have devotion, passion, piety, and a vision. And all you have is apathy, nihilism, and materialism. You cannot win….

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Why Aren’t Financial Skills Taught in School? Do You Really Want Schools Teaching Financial Literacy?

Why Aren’t Financial Skills Taught in School? Do You Really Want Schools Teaching Financial Literacy?

When parents, especially Libertarian, Conservative, and self-employed parents say they want financial skills to be taught in public school, my question is how bad can the public schools screw it up? If raising the minimum wage, cronyism, and “free” services are touted as capitalism or free markets, what can we expect public schools to say about IRA confiscation and punishing “hoarders” (gold bugs). Lets look at a few reasons why financial education isn’t taught in most public schools: 1) Outcomes…

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