A Yen for Innovation

Recent messages have looked at the idea of borrowing Japanese yen to invest in Euro and or Chinese yuan or other currencies that pay a higher return than the yen loan. There is a link below about important Ecuador tax information and the IRS, but first… see a...

Why Worry the Dollar Part II

Yesterday’s message Why Worry the Dollar looked at how innovation can enhance the greenback’s value and why investors might want to borrow yen instead of the greenback at this time. America has serious debt and deficit problems.  The solutions are either...

Why Worry the Dollar

Why Worry the Dollar? The chart above from grandfather.com shows how the US dollar has fallen steadily over the past 40 years. Yet recent posts at this site have looked at borrowing Japanese yen and investing in Euro. Why not borrow US dollars instead of yen? We must...

Happy Oops… New Year

Here’s one way to get a good start in the new year.  Let my 2009 error make you a hero in 2010. Sometimes… no matter how much experience… there are ways to screw up…  as I recently did. See below how this mistake can not only bring extra cheer...