Mixtapes

Weekly Mixtape For April 25th, 2021

Week In Review Articles The WSJ: U.S. Unemployment Claims Hit New Covid-19 Pandemic Low The WSJ: U.S. Existing-Home Prices Climb on Tight Supply The WSJ: Biden Focuses on Capital-Gains Taxes as He Seeks Money for Social Programs The WSJ: Robinhood, Three Friends And The Fortune That Got Away   If you want to “win” then don’t play the “the game”. Don’t politic, kiss…

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Weekly Mixtape For April 18th, 2021

Week In Review Articles The WSJ: U.S. Economy Ramps Up On Spending Surge, Hiring Gains The WSJ: Stocks End Week With Fresh Records The WSJ: J&J Privately Asked Rival Covid-19 Vaccine Makers To Probe Clotting Risks The WSJ: Coinbase Fetches $85 Billion Valuation In Market Debut The happiest people don’t have the best of everything. They just make the best…

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

I’m Team Onramp

As an early investor in Onramp, I’ve had a behind-the-scenes look at what Tyrone Ross, Eric Ervin, and the entire Onramp team have been building. It’s impressive. It’s needed. And, It’s going to make a huge impact on the practices of financial advisors and in the lives of their clients. As a financial advisor, I have a clear vision of…

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Weekly Mixtape For April 11th, 2021

Week In Review Articles The WSJ: Sizzling Stock Market Sets High Bar for Earnings Season The WSJ: Fed Minutes Show Expectations for Stronger Economic Recovery The WSJ: Workers Slowly Pull Away From Jobless Benefits as Economy Picks Up The WSJ: GM to Halt Production at Several North American Plants Due to Chip Shortage The WSJ: Coinbase’s Lofty Valuation Might Erode as Crypto Markets Mature The…

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Bigger Picture

You Are Your Life’s Creative Director

You have a vision of the life you want for you and your family. It’s your vision—no one else’s. Yet, the constraints of society, family, friends, individuals we only know from social media, managers at work, and a number of other influences prevent you from taking your vision and making it your reality. The short-sightedness of others is holding YOU…

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All About Your Benjamins The Podcast, The Pursuit

The Pursuit–Unexpected Signs And The Importance Of Planning

In this week’s episode of The Pursuit I briefly put my financial advisor hat on to discuss the importance of financial planning for your pursuit and share how a financial advisor, who understands you have bigger aspirations that retirement and college planning, can help not only identify what you value the most, but help you align your finances with your…

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Why I Invested In OnRamp

It’s been a long term goal of mine to invest in startups led by people I believe in–I even shared the goal in a post last year (I’ll come back to the power of putting your goals out in the universe to manifest themselves in a future post). If you missed it, I shared my first startup investment during an…

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