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Food for Thought. Thoughtful debate and insightful observations/ commentary on actions/events in financial markets, investments, societies, and governments around the world that impact our lives. Also Oxstone Team’s Global Investment Commentary and Best Investment Ideas.

How This Family of 9 Can Afford to Travel the World Year-Round

With their fourth child on the way, Greg and Rachel Denning were living the American dream. They had a nice […]

For Struggling Consumers, a Cheaper Way to File for Bankruptcy

By Katy Stech Ferek A nonprofit startup is tackling what consumer advocates say is the biggest barrier that financially struggling […]

This dad used to be a forklift driver—now his blog brings in $17 million a year

At 36, he lives in Los Angeles and runs a digital media company that he expects to make $30 million […]

This dental startup will straighten your teeth for less than Invisalign

Healthy, well-aligned teeth shouldn’t just be for the wealthy. Candid, a direct-to-consumer teeth alignment company, aims to make straight teeth […]

Science proves Jack Bogle’s advice on stocks is right

A new study of our innate human biases reinforces the value of diversification when it comes to stock investing. Short version: We […]

For Doomsday Preppers, the End of the World Is Good for Business

Prepper websites, selling items like food and water supplies, have experienced a bump in sales as tensions have grown this […]

Kushners’ China Deal Flop Was Part of Much Bigger Hunt for Cash

Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top adviser, wakes up each morning to a growing problem that will not go away. […]

There’s a simple calculation to determine how much you need to have saved before you can retire

Retirement can be an endless summer. If Saturday beach trips and golf games have you dreaming about walking away from your 9-to-5 […]

Use These 5 Tricks to Get By in a Foreign Language

By Laura Lee Jones, International Living, Do you sit at your computer, dreaming of a new life abroad? Don’t be […]

How Entrepreneurs Can Use IRAs to Finance Startups

While lots of advisers don’t recommend it, ROBS rules allow retirement withdrawals to fund a business Tom and Stacy Lee […]

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