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Mark Ford: Why even smart people go wrong when they bet on the future

From Mark Ford, founder, Palm Beach Research Group: Here’s one thing every wealth builder should know: When the return on your investment depends on some expected future outcome, it is inherently risky. When it’s based on two expectations—a future event…

REVEALED: The “caring” way the government will end Social Security

It may be the biggest change—ever—to Americans’ financial “safety nets”… In a recent Wall Street Journal editorial, political scientist Charles Murray proposes scrapping the entire entitlement system (Social Security, Medicare, etc.) for something even more radical: universal basic income (UBI).…

Forget garage sales and lemonade stands. The War on Cash is ending those too…

Want to save $200 billion a year in America? Ban cash. That’s the conclusion of a recent MarketWatch article. It featured the many ways the “global attachment to cash” hurts countries’ economies: Consumers pay to get cash from “non-native” ATMs…

How to go from good to great—and enjoy the rewards—in 4 easy steps

From Mark Ford, founder, Palm Beach Research Group: It was awkward. A colleague had asked me to revise a sales letter he’d commissioned. He called it “run of the mill.” He wanted me to “bring it to life.” It was…

2016 Depression

Who’s to blame for Trump and Sanders?

Editor’s Note: In today’s special Daily, we’re pleased to welcome back PBRG’s longtime friend, Bonner & Partners Chairman Bill Bonner. Below, Bill sheds light on the disturbing reality of our current economy… and pinpoints exactly who’s to blame for the…

You may think Corporate America’s latest $10T in debt isn’t your problem. You’re wrong.

Editor’s Note: Below we share the most valuable wealth-building insights we’ve found over the last week. We also offer you the chance to peruse the best-selling services in our industry. $  A Strategy That Pays 2x More Than Your Social Security…

How to make choices that boost your brainpower

From Mark Ford, founder, Palm Beach Research Group: For years, we’ve been told you can’t grow new brain cells. It turns out that claim is 100% false. In her inspiring TED Talk, “You Can Grow New Brain Cells. Here’s How,”…