Tagged: $AMZN

My Decade…Economically Speaking

Paul Krugman of the New York Times is calling this economic decade ‘The Big Zero ‘. It was a decade in which nothing good happened, and none of the optimistic things we were supposed to believe turned out to be true. Paul and I smoke insanely different tobacco. As an entrepreneur that has managed a …

'Too Slick to Succeed?'…Not In America Baby!

Ponzi schemes are at all-time highs according to the Associated Press . Ponzi schemes, named for infamous swindler Charles Ponzi, are extremely simple: Investors attracted by promises of high profits are paid with money from an ever-increasing pool of new investors, with the scammer skimming off the top. Sometimes the investments are at least partially …