Warren Buffett Has Lost His Mind

I think there's a real danger in banking our investment and financial decisions on opinions — no matter how vaulted the source. Such is the case with Warren Buffett — the Oracle of Omaha — and his annual shareholders letter for Berkshire Hathaway. Mr. Buffett makes clear that he strongly disagrees with the pessimism directed…

Gold At All Time Highs?

Yes, indeed, you read that correctly: gold is trading at all-time highs. Maybe not (yet) in U.S. dollar terms, or in Euros, but certainly in many other currencies. For many currencies, especially in weaker countries, gold has exploded to all-time highs in 2015 and early 2016. That even applies to some large countries, like Australia,…

Why Is Gold “Suddenly” So Attractive?

What a difference two months can makes in markets. In December, literally nobody was talking about gold. Meantime, everybody is bullish, lead by major financial institutions. Deutsche Bank is the latest major financial institution to become bullish take on gold. The company urged investors to buy bullion for financial insurance. Citi’s global asset allocation team…

Economic Fundamentals Continue to Tailspin

Central banks are exhausting their efforts, and a global snapshot of interest rates and central bank policies should cause the average person to scratch their head and wonder how long they will get away with this. Nicholas Green, of FMTAdvisory.com, has been saying that the markets will make the Fed cry uncle, and I think…

5 Success Factors for Millionaires

Dear FutureMoneyTrends.com Member, In Thomas J. Stanley’s book, The Millionaire Mind, he revealed some key values of millionaires. After surveying 1,300 high-net-worth individuals, as well as conducting follow-up interviews, here are the 5 key factors millionaires attributed their success: Integrity – being honest with people Discipline – applying self-control Social skills – getting along with…