Contrast the 50 Wealthiest

The greatest riches are waiting in contrasts, distortions and trends. My 50+ years of global investing and business have been based on looking for distortions that can lead to new trends. For example in the 1970s I saw that London real estate prices remained low while...

Gain Longevity & Efficiency

Each year around this time, I send my children a longevity gift, something that can make natural, good health more affordable. I do this in part because good maintaining health has become as much a financial issue, as it is one of health care.  Have you ever known...

What R U Going 2 Do? – Part Two

What are you going to do to live a long life and what if you live long? Let’s look at ways to be productive and beat inflation because chances are that you will… live long… and well. An excerpt from  June 29, 2011 USA Today article entitled...

Ecuador Organic & Green

Ecuador, organic & green ideas can create wealth in the new economic era. I’l say more on Ecuador organic gardens in a moment.  First, let’s look at organic and green ideas north of Ecuador in the USA and elsewhere. A recent message mentioned that we...

Ecuador Bond Default

Today, December 15, 2009, we’ll know for sure if Ecuador has defaulted on some of its bonds. Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa threatened to do this once before…and did not. This time I believe he will. This will be good…for many…because...