What We’re Reading 10-7-11

The Fed’s ‘Twist’ Turns into a Problem for Pensions, Insurers and Households​, PIMCO

Policy Uncertainty Is Choking Recovery, Scott Baker, Nicholas Bloom and Steven Davis, Bloomberg

More Parents Finance Their Kids’ Mortgages, Sandra Block, USA Today

Stimulus Has Been a Washington Job Killer, John F. Cogan and John B. Taylor, The Wall Street Journal

Nearly Half of U.S. Lives in Household Receiving Government Benefit, Sara Murray, The Wall Street Journal

dick young

CRASH!

Early last June here’s how I led off a special three-part Intelligence Report series to subscribers: “In recent issues my goal has been to work especially hard at providing you intelligence that will … [Read More...]

the retirement gamble

Video: The Retirement Gamble

You, no doubt, have questions about your retirement, especially with the recent market declines. I was speaking with a client yesterday and he told me that over the weekend he watched the documentary … [Read More...]

southern cross

How to Buy a Boat Part VI

A lot of great stuff happens when you’re on the water. It’s usually the things that you don’t plan which end up being the best memories. Like the time when I was shark fishing as a kid with my … [Read More...]