Solar Hosting - Free Money

Solar Hosting – Free Money

By The Banker | Blog Posts, Texas

One of the things I regularly fantasize about is free money. This puts me in line – at least in this small way – with the rest of humanity. One of the things that the seems to offer is free money, which sounds quite dreamy. Alongside my free money fantasy, I also have a fantasy [&hellip

Book Review: The Lives of Animals by J.M. Coetzee

Book Review: The Lives of Animals by J.M. Coetzee

By The Banker | Book Reviews

I’m breaking a series of self-imposed rules in reviewing The Lives of Animals by J.M. Coetzee, assigned to me by a ‘virtual book club’ I joined. First, the book has nothing to do – apparently[1] – with money or finance, so has no place on this blog. Second, obviously, one should never join a book [&hellip

Solar Industry: Love it, Hate it

Solar Industry: Love it, Hate it

By The Banker | Blog Posts

I plan to install a solar array on the roof of my house. Prior to installation, I asked a local solar expert guy to provide specific architectural plans, for my house. He provided estimates on monthly savings I could expect, based on my past energy usage as well as the specifics of my roof. I [&hellip

VIDEO: The Very Intriguing Libertarian Ticket

VIDEO: The Very Intriguing Libertarian Ticket

By The Banker | Audio Posts, Taxes, Texas, Video

With Bill Weld (former two-term MA governor) joining the bottom of the Libertarian Party ticket alongside Gary Johnson (former two-term NM governor), I have to say I’m intrigued. They can count on: Elected office experience (far more than the presumptive GOP nominee) Track record (far more, etc) A decent runway on an issue that some [&hellip

VIDEO: 100 Percent Stocks For Retirement

VIDEO: 100 Percent Stocks For Retirement

By The Banker | Audio Posts, How Not To Invest, Investing, Personal Finance, Texas, Video

Greg Jefferson and I chat about my recent post, urging everyone to put 100% retirement money into risky assets (like stocks) rather than the traditional 60/40 split that every investment advisor says you should do. In this conversation I admit to my cynical view of the investment advisory business. Additionally I engage in a rant you [&hellip