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Blogs By Trevor Gerszt

Do You Have What it Takes to be Rich
31Aug 2016

Do You Have What it Takes to be Rich?

By: Trevor Gerszt

How do Americans become wealthy? The answer for many is putting blood and sweat into building their own businesses, then reaping the hard-earned rewards.

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Ready for the Rate Hike
29Aug 2016

Ready for the Rate Hike?

By: Trevor Gerszt

It looks like the long Fed experiment with near-zero interest rates will end next month. Is that good or bad news for your financial outlook?

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Why You Diversify Investments
24Aug 2016

Why You Diversify Investments

By: Trevor Gerszt

It may seem simpler or even safer to keep all your wealth in investments that are familiar, easy-to-understand, or even highly recommended by someone you trust. The only problem is it’s a sure recipe for disaster.

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Economy Nearing Stall Speed Says Analyst
16Aug 2016

Economy Nearing Stall Speed Says Analyst

By: Trevor Gerszt

What are all the naysayers talking about? The economy is doing great! Well, except for these few key issues….

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The Bulls Case for Gold
11Aug 2016

The Bull’s Case for Gold

By: Trevor Gerszt

When markets and the dollar are up, gold is down, right? So why is the yellow metal the asset of choice for 2016 and beyond?

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Gold Hits Bump en Route to Higher Prices
08Aug 2016

Gold Hits Bump en Route to Higher Prices

By: Trevor Gerszt

The yellow metal’s months-long upward trajectory made it the asset of choice in 2016. But are gold prices stumbling?

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Dismal Investment Returns Make Gold Shine Brighter
04Aug 2016

Dismal Investment Returns Make Gold Shine Brighter

By: Trevor Gerszt

If you think the investing landscape looks bleak today, take a look down the road—to the domestic and international havoc we know is on the horizon, and the hazards we don’t even see coming.

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Gundlach Sell the house sell the car sell the kids sell everything
02Aug 2016

“Sell the house, sell the car, sell the kids—sell everything!”

By: Trevor Gerszt

Jeffrey Gundlach manages $100 billion in assets. What he says about the markets will make your blood turn cold.

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Seasonal Slump Moderated by Demand for the Wrong Kind of Gold
26Jul 2016

Seasonal Slump Moderated by Demand for the Wrong Kind of Gold

By: Trevor Gerszt

Fear of fundamental banking instability is driving investors to seek security in a well-known safe haven. Too bad it has no protection to offer.

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Meanwhile Global Investors Flee Self Destructively to Cash
21Jul 2016

Meanwhile, Global Investors Flee Self-Destructively to Cash…

By: Trevor Gerszt

When is a lot of cash no longer a lot of cash? When you hold on to it too long.

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Why Your Cash is No Longer King
13Jul 2016

Why Your Cash is No Longer King

By: Trevor Gerszt

It used to be that if all else failed, you could still hold savings in cash. But what happens when all else IS failing—including your cash?

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Don’t Get Burned by This Phony Market
12Jul 2016

Don’t Get Burned by This Phony Market

By: Trevor Gerszt

When you were a kid there was time for getting caught up in the moment, taking a fall and learning, sometimes bitterly, from your mistakes. But if you’re forty or over you can’t afford the mistake you’re about to make.

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Puerto Rico Defaults
05Jul 2016

Puerto Rico Defaults

By: Trevor Gerszt

America’s island paradise teeters on the brink of economic destruction. Whose fault is it when Puerto Rico can’t pay its debts?

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