In the final audio podcast episode with Walter F. Wild, author of the new book Winning Investment Decisions, Dr. Wild talks about his guiding principles when investing. In a nutshell, Dr. Wild advises investors to look to the long term, research deeply, and diversify their portfolios.
In this podcast episode Jay Wenderoth, author of the new book Gimmickry: In the Search for More Money [Whatever Works in the Scheme of Things], talks about the origins of the book’s title, and how it relates to the history of money in the United States. He also gives us a lesson about the relationship between money and the government during the early years of this country.
Walter F. Wild is a seasoned investor. While writing his new book Winning Investment Decisions, he made sure to include caveats to the beginning investor. In this podcast episode, Dr. Wild explains the pros and cons of two investing techniques, buying on margin and shortselling.
America´s direction is rabid deficit spending which moves the economy. Wealth aside, this business appears a no win since Congress mortgaged America for spending money. The reverse mortgage for seniors follows the same path. The senior is asked to sacrifice equity for spending money.
The book traces a history of money in America, past and present. America today, like other countries in the global scheme of things, is a domesticated international. Great Britain ruled for two and a half centuries; pound sterling was the exchange, this during America’s emergence. There was a transfer of power after two World Wars. America and the Soviet Union took up the pace. The dollar exchange won out in 1989.
In the new world order, the Middle East, Asia, China, the European Union, third world countries, and terrorism emerged. Warfare continues! In 2010, is the dollar waning? What will be the future formidable currency exchange? Money knows no boundary and it has no flag.
Although The Girl From Over There is author Géo O’Connor‘s first book written in English, she previously wrote a similar novel in her native French. In her final podcast episode, O’Connor talks about the plot of this book, and talks more about her travels around the world.
Walter F. Wild‘s new book is called Winning Investment Decisions. In Winning Investment Decisions, Dr. Wild focuses heavily on the subjects of investing in stocks, bonds, gold, and land. In this podcast episode, he tells us what the relative advantages and disadvantages of investing in each can offer the investor. Also, with the current economy, Wild tells us which he thinks are the best and worst investments.