Articles of Interest

The ‘Black Swan’ Author Just Issued a Powerful Warning About Global Debt

by Frank Holmes, contributor The following article originally appeared on Forbes.com on November 5, 2018. Click here to read the original. The world is more fragile today than it was in 2007. That’s the opinion of former derivatives trader Nassim Taleb, whose bestseller, The Black Swan, is about how people make sense of [...]

By |2018-11-13T21:41:00+00:00November 13th, 2018|Articles of Interest, Ray's Thoughts|0 Comments

Hartford’s Finances Spotlight Property-Tax Quandary

Despite top property-tax rate in Connecticut, the state’s capital teeters on bankruptcy Hartford, Connecticut’s capital city and hub of the state’s insurance industry, is edging closer to joining a small club of American municipalities: those that have sought bankruptcy protection. The city’s​ ​$49.6 million budget hole and the impending departure of one of [...]

By |2017-06-08T23:07:16+00:00June 8th, 2017|Articles of Interest|0 Comments