Author: Ryan Bresnahan

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 […]

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 […]

Why Millennials Aren’t Using their Father’s Brokerage

Why Millennials Aren’t Using their Father’s Brokerage

Millennials are doing everything differently. Whether it’s method of transportation, social media, or even the consumption of avocado toast, the behaviors and taste of young people have been markedly different than those of the previous generation. Across all facets of life, most things have been […]

4 Hard Lessons from My First Time Daytrading

4 Hard Lessons from My First Time Daytrading

Investing takes skill and experience. Most investors being with neither of these qualities – including me. In hindsight, it is easy to remember where I went wrong when I first started, and what errors I could have avoided. I was new to the world of […]

Has China’s Changing Economy Affected Their Culture?

Has China’s Changing Economy Affected Their Culture?

China is changing; there is no doubt about it. You see it on Facebook, television, and hear it on the radio – we are all aware of this. An increasing number of millionaires, a growing middle class, and more skyscrapers than the United States. This […]

Adios, Maduro.

Adios, Maduro.

Looting, black markets, riots, and nationwide anarchy – sounds like a nightmare, doesn’t it? Unfortunately, the situation unraveling in Venezuela is not too far off from your worst dreams. On May 2, 2017, current Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced he will create a ‘people’s body’ […]