Learning From Saddam

“There is a foolish corner in the brain of the wisest man.” – Aristotle I’ve always thought I’d be a much smarter tyrant than Saddam Hussein. Now I’m sure of it. When I watched his executioners place a rope around his neck back on...

A Primer on Tax-Lien Investing

“Well, real estate is always good, as far as I’m concerned.” – Donald Trump Tax liens can offer a very high, government-guaranteed yield on an almost completely passive investment. At the same time, you could end up with the bonus of owning the...

Stop Your Partners From Taking a Mile

“In almost every marriage there is a selfish and an unselfish partner. A pattern is set up and soon becomes inflexible, of one person always making the demands and one person always giving way.” – Iris Murdoch Being successful in business is often a...

A 5-Star Lifestyle

“Travel is the frivolous part of serious lives, and the serious part of frivolous ones.” – Anne Sophie Swetchine December 1988: No job, no money, and seemingly no prospects. Maybe you’d rate delving around an organic vegetable plot in western...