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The End of an Empire

Written by Christian DeHaemer
Posted June 19, 2018

After WWII, Britain squandered $4 billion on keeping the dreams of empire alive while Germany rebuilt its factories and infrastructure. Does the U.S. run the same risk now? The question is not "What will we lose by deviating from the status quo?" but "What have we given up by not?"

In Defense of Capitalism

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted June 18, 2018

Capitalism is not an institution of repression. In fact, it's just the opposite. Capitalism allows upward mobility for private individuals. Without it, we all live under nearly complete government economic control. Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess states his case in support of capitalism...

Montemori: The Dying Currency

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted June 15, 2018

With the advent and popularity of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency, more and more people are raising fundamental questions: What is money? And what type of money (centralized, decentralized, or other) is most beneficial for the individual and society at large?

Trump’s Suggestion for Condos in North Korea is actually a Great Idea

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted June 13, 2018

Trump’s comments about condos in North Korea actually make a lot of sense.

The Biggest Mistake Investors Make

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted June 8, 2018

You've heard it a million times: The most important thing to do when investing your money is to diversify. But it's just as important to diversify your time studying different markets, even if you don't diversify your money. Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess has a few tips for your future investments...

Canadian Cannabis Will Be Big, but U.S. Cannabis Will Be Bigger

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted June 7, 2018

While Wall Street trips over itself to get a piece of the Canadian cannabis market, we’ve already moved on to the next big opportunity in cannabis. And this time, it’s in the U.S. I strongly encourage you to take this U.S. cannabis market very, very seriously...

Black Swans and 1,000-Year Floods

Written by Christian DeHaemer
Posted June 5, 2018

A black swan is a metaphor that describes a surprise event with a large impact that is rationalized in hindsight. The government is going to get hit with the 1,000-year flood. Energy and Capital editor Christian DeHaemer explains how you can protect yourself...

A Warning to Biotech Investors

Written by Alexandra Perry
Posted May 31, 2018

The fall of biotech unicorn Theranos provides an important lesson to biotech investors: Only invest in promising research-backed technologies. And that brings me to my next point: the companies you should actually be looking at...

Cannabis, CrossFit, and One Hell of an Investment Opportunity

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted May 24, 2018

This billion-dollar industry is so lucrative, it doesn’t even have to advertise. Last year, the global cannabis market was valued at $7.7 billion. In less than three years, it’ll be worth more than $31.4 billion. This is your chance to be the “smart money.”

Don’t Underestimate The Green Organic Dutchman (TSX: TGOD)

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted May 23, 2018

Organic cannabis is in high demand, and the Green Organic Dutchman is going to corner this market.

The Kook at the Top of the Market

Written by Christian DeHaemer
Posted May 22, 2018

Near the end of every bull market, there is a Paul Herrlinger pointing out the absurdity of the current frenzy. Energy and Capital editor Christian DeHaemer discusses warning signs for the ends of bull markets and how to lose 22% in a day.

The Legalization of Marijuana is Coming Thanks to the Supreme Court

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted May 17, 2018

A recent Supreme Court decision has virtually guaranteed the legalization of marijuana is coming. Energy and Capital editor Jeff Siegel discusses how investors who aren't already in position can take advantage of the coming wave of wealth...

Our Next Round of Pot Stock Winners

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted May 10, 2018

Another big event is planned for this month, and if all goes well, a few select pot stocks are going to soar. There’s still time, however, to stake your claim. Energy and Capital editor Jeff Siegel has the details...

The Racist History of the FDR Dime

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted May 7, 2018

There is a longstanding allegation that the FDR dime's designer, John Sinnock, copied the profile from a bronze bas relief created by sculptor Selma Burke. Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess sets the record straight...

Is the GOP Doomed?

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted May 4, 2018

The GOP and SJW movements have something in common: They both have an identity crisis. Is the GOP still the fiscal and social conservative party of small government? Or is classical Republicanism dead in the dirt?