Category: Financial EyeQ

Income Diversity & Why You Need It

Nearly every financial planner on the planet will say you have to diversify your portfolio. Sounds like great advice, right? Spread out your investments to reduce your risk. You will often hear “Its the safest way to a… Read More

Why Jimmy Buffett Should Be Your Business Idol

Jimmy Buffett should be your business idol & inspiration. Don’t like his music?  Doesn’t quite matter much. If you have never been to a concert featuring Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefers, you simply don’t know what you’re… Read More

Who Will Bail You Out?

No one. That is the simple and hard truth.  Most people do not want to deal with this kind of responsibility anymore so they look for the jobs (largely found in disastrously run government offices) that guarantee to… Read More

You Don’t Even Have to be a Teenager to Succeed on Wall St.

While the Occupy Wall Street crowd complains about how they don’t get enough handouts, it is reassuring to know that there are kids in NYC who are making it happen on their own. Quick facts about this young… Read More

Is Your Citizenship a Good Business Move?

People flee their countries for safety, opportunity, avoidance of persecution, rape and even genocide.  I am fortunate enough that the U. S. of A. is not one of those countries.  We have our own problems but not like… Read More

Be The Central Park of Your Industry

Sunday, May 20th was an absolutely perfect day in Manhattan. I mean P-E-R-F-E-C-T. In trying to be better with my regular workouts, the obvious question for the day was which park do I want to run in? Carl… Read More

Cash is Trash

Fact:  most of the wealthiest people in the world do not keep their assets in cash.  At any given time they have very low amounts of paper money in the bank. Have you ever seen a person listed… Read More

Penniless Pensions

So a few days ago, I was a little bothered by something that I heard from a friend online.  My friend, “Frank”, made it clear that he thought NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg had lost his marbles; one pickle… Read More

Are you smarter than a 9 year-old?

So you think you have a good portfolio, huh?  That piece of artwork that you mentioned was an investment…what’s the monthly cash flow on that “asset”?  How about your cash on cash return or return on investment (ROI)?… Read More