Book Review: The Wealth Dragon Way by John Lee and Vincent Wong

Book Review: The Wealth Dragon Way by John Lee and Vincent Wong

By The Banker | Book Reviews, Investing, Personal Finance

I have a 4-word review for The Wealth Dragon Way: The Why, The When, & The How To Become Infinitely Wealthy by John Lee and Vincent Wong. Nope. Nope nope nope. That sums up my view of this book. If that sounds redundant, well I’m sorry, but so is their book. We learn from the [&hellip

China's Sneeze - Our Cold

China’s Sneeze – Our Cold

By The Banker | Blog Posts, Texas, Wall Street

In real economic terms, and as the second-largest economic power in the world since 2005, China has been a global player for a few decades. In global financial market terms, however, China became interesting to the rest of the world for the first time this Summer. I use the word ‘interesting’ the way it’s meant [&hellip

Book Review: The Game of Numbers by Nick Murray

Book Review: The Game of Numbers by Nick Murray

By The Banker | Book Reviews, Investing, Personal Finance

Nick Murray wrote the book – Simple Wealth, Inevitable Wealth – that anchors my beliefs on asset allocation, so I decided to try another one of his books, The Game of Numbers: Professional Prospecting For Financial Advisors. I’m not a financial advisor and I do not professionally prospect for financial advisory clients. I am, however, [&hellip

Getting Started - The Hardest Part of Investing

Getting Started – The Hardest Part of Investing

By The Banker | Blog Posts, Investing, Personal Finance, Texas

School started for my girls this week, so I’m in the mood for new beginnings. New school uniforms, freshly sharpened #2 pencils, and lined notebooks still unblemished with unicorn stickers. Besides inheritance (obviously the very best way, because remember your first $5.43 Million arrives tax free!) the next two best ways for a person to [&hellip

What To Do If The Market Crashes - Your Emergency Instructions

What To Do If The Market Crashes – Your Emergency Instructions

By The Banker | Blog Posts, How Not To Invest, Investing

I think the Dow being down 1,000 points at the market open this morning (however temporarily) puts everyone in the frame of mind. Is this THE BIG ONE? Should I break the glass and read the instructions in the envelope labelled ‘IN CASE OF EMERGENCY?’ Sure, go ahead, you have my permission. Break the glass. [&hellip