How THIS Is Making the Housing Crisis Worse

How THIS Is Making the Housing Crisis Worse

By Nilus Mattive
Posted August 5, 2019

There is a lot of talk in the political sphere about what to do about the housing crisis. I have people walking up to me in the supermarket trying to get me to sign one petition or another about what to do to solve it. Personally, I think the solution is a bit more complex than what Bernie and Co. are talking about doing, and the research is on my side.

The “Shadow” Interest Rate Is Flashing Red

The “Shadow” Interest Rate Is Flashing Red

By Brian Maher
Posted June 13, 2018

The “shadow” interest rate may be far more revealing than the official interest rate… Did the Federal Reserve actually begin tightening one full year before December 2015?…

Retirement is Also Bigger in Texas

Retirement is Also Bigger in Texas

By Nilus Mattive
Posted May 1, 2018

“Back in the early 1980s, the employees of three counties in Texas — first and most famously, Galveston, but also Brazoria and Matagorda – decided to forgo Social Security and create their own retirement system…”

7 Things to Consider Before Downsizing

7 Things to Consider Before Downsizing

By Nilus Mattive
Posted April 30, 2018

“About 40% of Baby Boomers plan to move at some point in the future, according to the Demand Institute…”