06/21/17 – Wednesday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • In the Laboratories of IN and RI, Reform Becomes Possible (forbes)
  • And Just Like That, Google Becomes The World’s Largest Job Board (fastcodesign)
  • I Love My Factory Job, But I Don’t Want My Kid to Do It (cnn)
  • Punishing Barclays for 2008 Would Be Strange Justice (bloomberg)
  • Here’s the Richest Person In Each of the 50 States (forbes)
  • This is good – why the mutual fund industry’s structure is to blame for poor performance (Motley Fool)
  • Robo-advisors are embracing ESG investing principles. (wsj)
  • Russia’s Cyberwar on Ukraine Is a Blueprint For What’s to Come (wired)
  • Risk-on/Risk-off are alternating at a much higher frequency recently (Price Action Lab)
  • We Could Have Had Cellphones 40 Years Ago (fee)
  • Don’t count some one else’s money. (allaboutyourbenjamins)
  • Don’t let fear derail you from your financial goals. (financialsamurai)
  • How Apple fought internal leakers – and won (The Outline)
  • An IMF Bridge to Somewhere for Greece? (project-syndicate)
  • Cracking the Biggest Art Heist in History (bloomberg)
  • The Fashion Industry Depends on Immigrants Like Me (usatoday)
  • Tumbling Crude a Possible Early Warning Sign (tumblr)
  • You have to be part-contrarian to get really rich. (beta.morningstar)
  • Small-Town USA: Here’s How Rural America Is Aging and Shrinking (bloomberg)
  • Millennials want to be able to text their financial advisors. (l2inc)
  • How NYC’s Pension Costs Threaten Its Future (realclear)
  • Why we all need commitment devices to avoid mindless/overspending. (medium)
  • Is Amazon single-handedly holding back inflation? (Bloomberg)
  • How Highway Tolls Can Make US Infrastructure Great Again (thefiscaltimes)
  • In This Part of Midwest, There Are Too Many Jobs (wapo)
  • A great Q&A with Morgan Housel. (chrisreining)
  • Game Changer: MSCI will add Chinese A-shares to its emerging market indices (Institutional Investor)
  •  Bull Market in Tech Stock Acronyms Reaches Perplexing Heights (bloomberg)
  • Uber’s CEO Is out (Bloomberg)
  • Stocks Don’t Become Less Risky the Longer You Hold On (marketwatch)
  • If your financial house is in order then a recession should not be a scary prospect. (mrmoneymustache)
  • Ben’s thoughts on making this year’s 40 Under 40 – congrats my man (A Wealth of Common Sense)
  • Vanguard’s Personal Advisor Services now has $65 billion under management. (investmentnews)
  • Money Manager Cliches (awealthofcommonsense)
  • When meeting with a client your agenda doesn’t matter. (danielsolin)
  • Here Are Four Things That Could Kill the Bull Market for Stocks (marketwatch)
  • Quantitative Easing Didn’t Work (realclear)
  • Blackrock ($BLK) takes a stake in European robo-advisor Scalable Capital. (institutionalinvestor)
  • A passel of new planets shows our solar system is very weird, and we don’t know why (syfy)
  • The Science Behind Arizona’s Record-Setting Heat Wave (psmag)
  • Among the iPhone’s Biggest Transformations: Apple Itself (wsj)
  •  Three-quarters of the planet could face deadly heat waves by 2100 (popsci)
  • Morgan Stanley ($MS) is getting into the robo-advisor game with a new service with low minimums. (wsj)
  • How a Savings Change Could Give You Much Earlier Retirement (fool)
  • Money Can Buy Happiness, If You Spend It Right (marketwatch)
  • How Wealthfront is trying to humanize its offerings. (fastcompany)
  • High School Dropout Invested in Bitcoin at $12, Is Now a Millionaire at 18 (cnbc)
  • The Doubling Rule (Aleph Blog)
  • How to Protect Yourself from False Investment Claims (usatoday)
  • How Microsoft Is Stealing Apple’s Cool Factor (time)
  • Climbing Further Down Into Airline Hell, Year by Year (bloomberg)
  • The Rise and Fall of the Word ‘Monopoly’ (theatlantic)
  • Will Amazon Cutting Prices at Whole Foods Cause Deflation? (yahoo)
  • The Millennials May Get Their Mania After All (TRB)
  • New Tax Data Show Markets Are In For an Upside Surprise About The Economy (investors)
  • Is revenue from Airbnb rentals tax-free? (blog.independenceadvisors)
  • One chart shows why a September rate hike is a ‘hard sell’ (Business Insider)
  • NVIDIA’s role in crypto-currencies – an amazing stat (Barron’s)
  • According to this Survey, U.S. Is Now a ‘Second Tier’ Country (bloomberg)

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