Month: October 2017

How Monopolies are Killing Farms

How Monopolies are Killing Farms

To farmers, farming is about much more than just growing crops. It’s a way of life. That may sound corny (pun intended), but it’s true, and it is a reality to millions of farmers around the county and the world. Unfortunately for them, though, farmers […]

Curves to Care About

Curves to Care About

How US Treasury yield curves have never gone out of style.

Tackling Class Action Lawsuits

Tackling Class Action Lawsuits

Who’s benefiting from America’s notorious culture of lawsuits?

There’s More to a Political Science Degree than You Might Think

There’s More to a Political Science Degree than You Might Think

Graduating with a Political Science degree? Employers want you.

Time for the Market to Check its ABS

Time for the Market to Check its ABS

*Alex Trebek* In this year the S&P 500 was at 683, the Dow Jones at 6,626 and unemployment at 10%. What is 2009? I’m sure most of us remember this time period, and if not Steve Carell and Christian Bale did a fine job of […]

The Original FinTech Giant

The Original FinTech Giant

FinTech is a hot and cutting-edge sector, but its roots are more traditional than you’d think.

The Future of the U.S. Electric Grid

The Future of the U.S. Electric Grid

Let’s talk about a perfect world where all of our transportation needs are all electric…converting from fossil fuels may be a bigger challenge than we think.

Pills for your Portfolio: How to Invest in Orthopedics

Pills for your Portfolio: How to Invest in Orthopedics

If you are like me and your parents are of the “baby boomer” generation (meaning they were born between 1946 and 1964), you may have heard the phrase “my back hurts” more often than once. There’s nothing wrong with that—it is simply something that comes […]

A Landfill, a home for garbage and so much more.

A Landfill, a home for garbage and so much more.

Don’t be afraid of all a landfill has to offer. It is the only place willing to deal with your crap.