How Benford’s Law Can Affect Your Wealth

There are natural laws that affect our affluence yet that we can barely understand, such as Benford's Law. They make no common sense at all, yet have been so strongly mathematically proven that tax collectors (as you will see below) are trying to use them against...

Ecuador – Thai Connection

Dear International Friend, I continue to receive concerns from readers who have read negative news about Ecuador, such as the query below. “Mr. Scott, Email I have read implies that the Plan Colombia fallout is already spilling over into Ecuador. My wife and I...

Ecuador Bond Update

Dear International Friend, The Global Sovereign Debt research department of Bear Stearns has recently provided a very positive update on Ecuador's bonds. They have stated: Introduction/Recommendation At the risk of seeming to endorse Ecuador's debt...

Poor Investing is Just a Bad Habit

Dear International Friend, Most investors have many bad investing habits. One of the worst is the habit of trying to keep up with the world. Most of us are overwhelmed by the tyranny of adaptation. We feel we have to know as much or more as everyone else. This turns...