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A Fair Minimum Wage in America
January 20, 2017 U.S. EconomyMinimum-wage workers got their increase: Now they're facing the sharp bite of inflation, which means increasing prices for coffee, ice cream and everything in between.
The Feds Are Inside Your Home
January 3, 2017 Privacy InvasionAlexa and similar Internet of Things (IoT) technologies have become part of the current zeitgeist. They can remember everything input into them ... and the Feds are salivating for this data.
The Answer to Rising InflationRemember in the 1980s when interest rates were at an ungodly 20%? Thirty-seven years from today, we may look back on 2016 in the same way … as the year inflation truly bottomed.
Costa Rica: When Lifestyle Trumps Finance
October 17, 2016 Offshore SolutionsThere’s a reason Costa Ricans have been at the top of global “happiest people” lists for years. But is it the perfect place for a second home or second passport?
Asset Protection: Surviving the Worst-Case Scenario
September 14, 2016 ConferencesEven in Bermuda, investors are seeking asset protection while anxiously eyeing the U.S. election. There’s a sense that the world is standing on the edge of a precipice.