Archive | September, 2002

HOW TO SURVIVE A HEART ATTACK WHEN YOU ARE ALONE

Our son is a great source of information and since many people are alone when they suffer a heart attack, we paid attention to this very important message he sent. "Heart attack victims can help themselves by coughing repeatedly and very vigorously. Deep breaths should be taken before each cough, and the cough must be […] [Read HOW TO SURVIVE A HEART ATTACK WHEN YOU ARE ALONE]

Global Economic Outlook

Many readers have been writing to me concerned that the world as we know it will end if the U.S. starts a war in Iraq. Think back about what happened the last time we invaded the Middle East. The economy boomed! The International Economic Outlook, presented by Ib Fredslund Madsen Chief Economist at Jyske Bank […] [Read Global Economic Outlook]

International Business & Investing Made EZ Course

Gain Independent Wealth, Adventure, Freedom & Fun with Gary Scott Beat the Recession, Crashing Markets and Low Interest Rates! Learn How To Live Full or Part Time Anywhere in the World. Gain Seven Ways To Turn Trips Into a Tax Deductible Expense. Increase Tax and Asset Protection With IBCs. Fellow Lover of Freedom, Sunny Skies […] [Read International Business & Investing Made EZ Course]

Global Risks on Entrepreneurial Spirit

Let's connect some dots. An article on USA Today's September 18 front page says that the entrepreneurial spirit is suffering and that for the first time in fifty years start-ups and small businesses are not leading the U.S. out of recession. Self-employment fell to 6.2%…a dramatic downwards shift. Several reasons for this downfall were cited […] [Read Global Risks on Entrepreneurial Spirit]

Global Risks on Entrepreneurial Spirit

Let's connect some dots. An article on USA Today's September 18 front page says that the entrepreneurial spirit is suffering and that for the first time in fifty years start-ups and small businesses are not leading the U.S. out of recession. Self-employment fell to 6.2%…a dramatic downwards shift. Several reasons for this downfall were cited […] [Read Global Risks on Entrepreneurial Spirit]

While in Finland

The concept is based partly on Ayurved, the Indian science of life and well being, which views the body as having three essences; vata (essence of motion), pitta (essence of transformation-digestion) and kapha (essence of solidity). These essences are also described as vata-air, pitta, fire and kapha, earth/water. A key in Ayurved is to keep […] [Read While in Finland]

Good Values in Great Places to Be

If there is one overall skill that can help you prosper whether in the stock market or in owning real estate it is the ability to spot value. This is one reason why a couple of years ago, Merri and I decided to sell our home in Naples, Florida. We had lived there for 20 […] [Read Good Values in Great Places to Be]

Okay, let’s get real

A recent report by the U.S. government says we should exercise an hour a day instead of a half hour. Give us a break! Besides the authors of this report were probably obese, stressed out people who rarely walk five minutes a day! They obviously have no sense. We don’t even have half an hour […] [Read Okay, let’s get real]

Swiss portfolio update and a speculative bond

"Dear Readers, We still have not uplifted our underweighting of equities. We think the markets have not yet finished the bottom finding process and investors still lack confidence. A one step forward – two step backward pattern has been established over the last few weeks. Investors get in on very weak days out of fear […] [Read Swiss portfolio update and a speculative bond]

Welcome to Fall

This is the equinox weekend, a time which deserves more attention. In the western world, we fail to honor endings and all too often resist change. These special days can be nature's grand message saying a new era has begun. Merri and I hope that this new era, this season of three months will be […] [Read Welcome to Fall]