International Value Markets

Here is an update on international value markets. The global economy is in tension as the US and Western European economies battle between inflation and deflation. Who will win out?  Will costs rise or will they fall?  Whichever way events emerge, the best way to...

International Investing 3% Solution

Here is the international investment three percent solution. From 2005 into 2007 stock markets almost everywhere provided incredible returns. For example I work with Denmark ’s second largest bank. They are global equity experts and one of the portfolios (the Green...

A Millionaire Gift

Here are three millionaire gifts. Today is my 64th birthday.  This is a shot I took from our meditation room this morning. Years ago Merri started a family tradition… on one’s birthday we give gifts to others… it’s greater to give than...

Global Investment Income

One reason we need global investment income is that the US dollar is falling… and more. Yesterday’s political turmoil is the most serious we have seen in our fifteen years there.  This may enhance opportunity in Ecuador long term… but also reminds us...

Investments Without Debt

Here are some investments without debt. Debt. Merri and I abhor debt. We always have some fixer upper or improvement project going on.  We just finished converting an office building in Ecuador into three apartments. In Florida right now… we are converting half...