An Example of What I Described in My Last Post

I'm breaking my promise to stop writing about politics, but I'll be very brief.  Please take a minute to read this story, which aired today on CBS Sunday Morning. Read story here! This is exactly what I was talking about in my last post.  A moderate Republican congressman proposes a budget that would "slash spending … Continue reading An Example of What I Described in My Last Post

Inconvenient Facts

A week ago, I promised (threatened?) to share a few inconvenient facts.  Here they are, and they’re all about taxes.  They were sent to me by my friend, wealth manager Kris Garlewicz.  (Note – this data is from 2009, which I guess is the most recent available.) Taxpayer             Share of                Share of                  Effective Income Segment           … Continue reading Inconvenient Facts