Warren Buffet addresses Berkshire shareholders

Warren Buffet addresses Berkshire shareholders

Warren Buffet recently addressed Berkshire shareholders as the financial world looked on, eager to hear the words of the oracle. The highlights of his talk, are entertaining and worth a read. He responds to a question Bill Murray asks about income inequality with an...
Keep your Zoom chats private and secure

Keep your Zoom chats private and secure

What’s a zoombomb? It’s basically the modern version of a party-crasher. Imagine that you’re giving a class, having a meeting or, whatever other thing it is you do on zoom, and all of a sudden someone (who you didn’t invite) starts drawing phallic symbols all over...
Getting help during the Coronavirus Crisis

Getting help during the Coronavirus Crisis

The New York Times is offering a “hub for help” with your money during Coronavirus crisis. This online guide will help connect you to the basic information you’ll need to get through this, including government benefits, free services and financial...
Personal Finance in the time of Coronavirus

Personal Finance in the time of Coronavirus

You may feel somewhat helpless amongst the tide of unsettling health news and the volatile nature of the financial markets but there may be things you can do to improve your finances, even at this difficult time. Usually taking action helps people feel more in control...
Investing and diversification

Investing and diversification

To learn more about investing, including the importance of diversification, sustainability, the current economy and what might be ahead for us, watch this presentation by Gemmer Investments. (Start at the 3 minute mark to skip intro remarks) Comparing the S&P vs....
Plastics and the problems they cause

Plastics and the problems they cause

Plastics – the problems they cause and how we can reduce or eliminate them is an issue that’s beginning to get more attention. The topic comes up in a business publication that suggests we start investing in solutions to the difficulties. Read the full article...