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The Story Behind Star Wars

The Story Behind Star Wars

For all you Star Wars addicts, here’s a great read about how it really came about. We think you’ll like it. “I would like to share with you my personal experience of collaborating for three days in the early 70’s with Marcia Lucas and a small team of Anthroposophy scholars […]

 
 

Wait, Don’t Pay That Ticket

Wait, Don’t Pay That Ticket

  It’s all about identifying a need and filling it. Here’s a young man who’s making a fortune doing just that, and while he’s at it, he’s also bringing new meaning to the old saying, ‘there’s more than one way to skin a cat’. “Simply and aptly named, DoNotPay, the […]

 
 

Grasshopper Nation

Grasshopper Nation

  Something is wrong. We sense it. We feel it. We see it in people’s faces. We see it in the mirror. Like a rubber band that’s been wound too tightly, civilization is getting ready to snap. When it does things are going to get very ugly, very fast. “How […]

 
 

Are You Going to Survive Crushing Poverty?

Are You Going to Survive Crushing Poverty?

  All too many previously successful Boomers are experiencing crushing poverty as they enter what was supposed to be their ‘golden years’. More enter the ranks of the impoverished everyday. “The forces are mounting that will eventually overwhelm most Americans and send their standard of living to unknown depths. Americans […]

 
 

Healthcare Coverage Scam

Healthcare Coverage Scam

Shell games were a regular staple for unscrupulous carnival vendors intent upon separating you from your cash. Times are tough right now for many healthcare providers who’ve discovered the American people cannot sustain premium increases forever. It’s time for some new tricks, and just like those shifty carny operators, many […]

 
 

Is Living in a RV or Tiny House about to be Illegal?

Is Living in a RV or Tiny House about to be Illegal?

Trying to collect rainwater? Trying to live ‘off the grid’? How about Home Schooling or trying to keep the grandkids safe from vaccine pushers? As many have found out the hard way, government can come down hard on those rebelling against the nanny state. Here’s the latest government threat that […]

 
 

Everything is Disintegrating

Everything is Disintegrating

Former Treasury Secretary, Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, says ‘Everything is Disintegrating’. Many Boomer retirement accounts have recently received major haircuts with the junk rated bond sell off that started in oil & gas but has now spread to the broader high yield market. These are indeed difficult times for retirees […]

 
 

Boomers vs. Millennials

Boomers vs. Millennials

Grant Williams is interviewed by Chris Martenson (two of our favourites) in a lengthy and complex discussion (which assumes you already have a fairly sophisticated understanding of economics and finance). It’s not for the average ‘Joe’, but if you’re concerned about protecting your retirement, it might just be for you. […]

 
 

The Perfect Pet?

The Perfect Pet?

Pets are proven to keep us healthier and happier, especially as we age, and particularly if we live alone. Unfortunately, they require care and feeding which can be both expensive and constraining, especially when it comes time to travel. Now, just in time for Christmas, Hasbro has introduced a fluffy […]

 
 

Caterpillar Virus Spreading Fast

Caterpillar Virus Spreading Fast

Forget flu shots, it’s time to inoculate your investment portfolio against the fast spreading and potentially deadly ‘Caterpillar Virus’. Caterpillar, the world’s largest manufacturer of resource extraction (mining) and heavy construction equipment, has experienced steadily eroding sales for the past five years due to the ongoing global commodities rout. This […]