Posts Tagged ‘Rich’

  • DC Defector Offers Sickening Insight into the Swamp

    10.01.2018 • United StatesComments Off on DC Defector Offers Sickening Insight into the Swamp

    For more insight into how Donald J. Trump or Oprah would govern, we turn to one of the insiders – a Deep State operative and former Swamp critter who has gone straight, Jimmy Williams.

  • Don’t Cry Over Spilled Bitcoin

    30.11.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Don’t Cry Over Spilled Bitcoin

    You may make a lot of money in the bitcoin bubble. Or lose it. Either way, don’t take it seriously. You should treat it like a dollar bill on the sidewalk. If you are lucky, you will pick it up before it blows away. If you are unlucky, you will chase it

  • You Can Live Well Without Paying Top Dollar

    28.11.2017 • United StatesComments Off on You Can Live Well Without Paying Top Dollar

    Today, we lift anchor and unfurl the sails. We’re going to explore a faraway land. We catch a breeze to go have a look not at money, but at the lack of it. We’re headed off to find out if money contributes much to the “good life.”

  • Taxes Have Turned the Young Against the Rich

    13.06.2017 • AustraliaComments Off on Taxes Have Turned the Young Against the Rich

    The moral of the story in Europe is that you can only turn the tax vice so far before the wealthy say ‘enough’ and vote with their feet. Taxing the rich is not easy.

  • Hillary Clinton

    Roll Over Lay Down – The Rich Want the Status Quo

    08.09.2016 • Politics and WarComments (0)

    A free economy is a precarious place for wealth. It is despised by nearly everyone – especially the rich. In a truly free market, “creative destruction” can’t be controlled. New wealth is born. Old wealth dies.

  • Scots Making £44k Will Pay 52%

    31.03.2016 • Emerging MarketsComments (0)

    From Merryn’s Blog (GBR) – I wrote yesterday about the trouble with different tax rates in different parts of one country. In it, I focused on Scotland’s high earners. But an interesting piece from Alf Young in The Times today points out that it

  • A Hole in Scotland’s Tax-the-Rich Plans

    31.03.2016 • Politics and WarComments (0)

    From Merryn’s Blog (GBR) – I went on a Scottish TV programme last night to talk about the various attempts from the various parties to come up with an income tax plan that will differentiate them from each other. It isn’t going that well. The