You’re Not Ready for an Emergency

Last week, a historic “bomb cyclone” hit much of the U.S. This storm brought blizzards, flooding, and tornadoes causing power outages, evacuations, and several states to declare a state of emergency. Tree limbs and hail resulting from these storms cost thousands of dollars’ worth of property damage each year, not to mention they can inflict physical injuries on folks. Even if you haven’t thought about it before, it pays to plan ahead for these types of  disasters. In fact, good preparation will help…

Follow the Money

His face was hidden in shadow, but his words were clear… “Follow the money.” This cryptic advice from the legendary Watergate informant “Deep Throat” sent journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein in the right direction. Soon, they followed money transfers that unveiled the corruption in the Nixon administration. The phrase is from a scene in the 1976 political thriller All the President’s Men about the real-life Watergate scandal that brought down President Richard Nixon. Today, “Follow the money” is a mantra for journalists and…

This Rare and Deadly Cancer Is Becoming More Common

It’s a question plenty of TV lovers are now asking: What is pancreatic cancer? That’s because earlier this month, host of the popular game show Jeopardy! Alex Trebek, announced that he has stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Every few years, we hear about pancreatic cancer, typically from a celebrity. You may remember seeing headlines about celebrities like Patrick Swayze or Steve Jobs, both of whom died from pancreatic cancer. Although pancreatic cancer is currently one of the most rare cancers, it’s also one of…

It’s Time to Rethink Everything You Believe About Cannabis

Doc’s note: Cannabis investments are hot right now. 2018 was a groundbreaking year for the industry and now, everyone wants to know how to benefit. That’s why today, I’m sharing an essay from our newest senior analyst – Thomas Carroll. If anyone understands the nuances of the pot industry, it’s Thomas. Today, he explains what’s going on with cannabis today and how to avoid risky pot stocks. If you want to learn even more about the opportunity in cannabis, we’re hosting the…