Month: November 2015

Thanksgiving Is The Time For Deal Making!

This Thanksgiving (which is tomorrow as of this writing), when you find yourself leaning back from the table after having consumed a bountiful turkey repast, it’s only natural for your thoughts to turn to a historical event that kicked off one of the greatest real estate booms in American history. I’m referring of course to…
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Better To Be A Good Than A Great Investor

Cliff Asness, co-founder of AQR Capital Management, recently stated on Bloomberg TV, “I used to think being great at investing long-term was about genius. Genius is still good, but more and more I think it’s about doing something reasonable, that makes sense, and then sticking to it with incredible fortitude through the tough times.”  In…
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What Have They Done To My Social Security Ma?

On November 2, 2015 President Obama signed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. With the stroke of a pen he and Congress eliminated some lucrative Social Security (SS) benefits that had been on the books for well over a decade.  Here’s a brief summary on what has changed and who can still take advantage of…
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