OWN THE COMPANY THAT MAKES AND SELLS THE TOYS – PART TWO OF THREE: HOLIDAY GIFTS FOR THE KIDS; BUY THE TOY COMPANY, NOT THE TOYS – GUEST AUTHOR: George Wong

On Christmas Day 2005, and before our Christmas luncheon, we gathered the five nephews and nieces, then ages 8 to 15, to explain their gifts.  We told them that it was about ...

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HOLIDAY GIFTS FOR THE KIDS: BUY THE TOY COMPANY, NOT THE TOYS {THREE PART SERIES} – GUEST BLOGGER: George Wong

Introducing a three-part series authored by my friend, George Wong. George and his wife embarked on a 56-year Financial Literacy case study working with FOUR generations of family members. George's motivation is ...

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SHOULD YOU TAKE A GAMBLE ON RIVIAN AUTOMOTIVE STOCK? 

Rivian's stock launched on November 10, 2021. Approximately 153 million shares sold at an offering price of $78.00 to the lucky and already wealthy investors.  The shares began trading on the Nasdaq ...

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“WHAT WE BECOME DEPENDS ON WHAT OUR FATHERS TEACH US AT ODD MOMENTS, WHEN THEY AREN’T TRYING TO TEACH US”

Fatherlessness has reached crisis proportions in the last few decades. Starting in the 1960s, feminism encouraged sexual liberation and discouraged the "oppressive" patriarchy of a two-parent family structure. Fatherlessness exploded ...

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THE ABSOLUTE BEST INVESTMENT – INVESTING IN YOURSELF! MONEY BACK GUARANTEE!

The absolute BEST INVESTMENTS I MADE were not the appreciating assets routinely discussed in my blog, {Stocks; ETFs; Real estate, Bonds; Cryptocurrencies; REITs, etc.}The best investment I made was to strengthen my ...

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WE NEED MORE STEM MAJORS AND LEGACIES LIKE MYLES JOHNSON!

“Looking back,” Johnson wrote in his biographical blurb, “I would tell children who are on the fence about pursuing STEM that there is such a wide range of possible professions, ...

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AN OPPORTUNITY FOR A $40,000.00 STEM SCHOLARSHIP AT AN HBCU

I am proud to support the Future of STEM Scholars Initiative! Encourage college-bound science and engineering students you know to apply for these scholarships. In addition to needed funds, FOSSI provides leadership development, ...

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WHILE FAMILY IS A BLESSING {WELL SOMETIMES}, WE MUST CAREFULLY CHOOSE OUR FRIENDS!

While we can’t choose what family we are born into, we can choose our acquittances and friends! How carefully have you made those choices?

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GREAT TEACHERS OPEN DOORS TO POSSIBILITIES! 

Our black teachers excelled at many things, but one trait stands out: They cared about our future!  Mrs. Lucy Robinson was one of my hero teachers, who demonstrated she cared.  She not only ...

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EVEN THE “GOAT” WARREN BUFFETT SELLS! 

Today's blog is a DO-OVER! I was asked at a Zoom meeting, "When do you sell your stocks?" Have you ever heard a politician trying to answer a question where ...

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