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Archive for the ‘Bernie Madoff’ Category

Why so many smart investors bought into Madoff.

Madoff hooked a whole bunch of investors. Here, we "categorize" these investors into seven types and highlight what their "investing mistake" was. Hopefully, this piece is both educational and entertaining. ...

TARP – my way. Reinstate Glass-Steagall.

The Gramm-Leach-Bliley [GLB] act repealed Glass-Steagall [G-S] - which was the law of the land here in the USA from 1933 to 1999. G-S created the FDIC, and prohibited large private banks - whose primary business is the investment business - from receiving deposits from the public. My Rx for America involves a dose of ...