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Gaming the System

The other day I took a cab ride to the airport. I was in a great mood before I got in the taxi! I always strike up a conversation with the driver – it’s nice to get the perspective of [...]

October 11, 2010 Freedom by Friday

Put Down That Brand

Did your nose crinkle a bit in disgust when you read the title of this article? Mine did but I think that’s a family trait I inherited from my Godmother.  Thanks Aunt Jeanie. Moving on… But seriously the thought of [...]

September 29, 2010 Easy Street
Rally? What Rally?

Rally? What Rally?

The last quarter ended with a whimper. Stock indices had their worst quarter in four years and the worst August since 2001. Despite the rally last week where we saw the indices tack on 2.5% in one day, it’s been [...]

September 6, 2010 Freedom by Friday
Can You Handle the Truth?

Can You Handle the Truth?

Rumor has it that the economy is slowing down. It must be just a rumor since the market went on a tear the week before last. In these very pages I wrote that a recovery is not possible without two [...]

July 26, 2010 Freedom by Friday

Rope a Dope

Muhammad Ali made the rope-a-dope famous in his fight against George Foreman. It worked like this: Ali, knowing he was outmatched in the strength department by Foreman would lay back on the ropes, letting Foreman pummel him with punches. Each [...]

June 28, 2010 Freedom by Friday

Teach Your Way to a Fortune

Dear Entrepreneur: You can make money a ton of money with online education. I recently taught a course online and received $150 for three hours of work. Actually, there was a bit more than three hours involved because of the [...]

May 28, 2010 Weekend Business Blueprint

Cash Flow Notes

Are “Cash Flow Notes” a Legitimate Way to Make Money? Question: I’ve seen commercials for “cash flow notes” on late night TV. What are cash flow notes? Are they a legitimate money making opportunity? D.S. Palm Springs CA Thanks for [...]

May 14, 2010 Weekend Business Blueprint

Will Real Estate Ever Come Back?

Can I Make Money with Real Estate in a Depression? Question: Marc, what’s your take on making money with real estate in the current economy? M.F. Apple Valley MN Marc Charles: The answer is yes…anyone can make money with real [...]

April 16, 2010 Weekend Business Blueprint
Now What?

Now What?

The Worst Is Over…Now What? The worst is over, the mainstream media declares! Ever since this recession started the media has tried to sway us to the other side with facts and figures from Wall Street and Washington exclaiming this [...]

April 7, 2010 Easy Street
Change?

Change?

At the election, the American people voted for change. They were evidently sick of all the lies and Washington BS. It emerged that a crisis had come about as a result of excess/loose credit and they wanted that to stop [...]

April 27, 2009 Freedom by Friday