Category Archives: Risk

Analysis and opinions on the risks associated with investment, global debt, and news on areas of global risk.

Valentine’s Day in the 21st Century- Celebration?Obligation?or Elusion??


Every year come February , consumers are subjected to a barrage of Valentine’s Day related paraphernalia, courtesy of corporate America and their clever marketing schemes. Each one of them trying to outdo the other in a haste to seduce the unsuspecting , besotted consumer?into the fabricated world of materialistic romance. Love suddenly becomes the most…

They’re Coming to Take Away Your Cash

pile of cash

The stories are all over the Internet. Governments are forcing us into a cashless society. Supposedly the pretext is terrorism, and the real reason is to take more control. No doubt more power appeals to politicians, and banning cash seems like the next step after mandatory reporting of cash transactions. However, I think there is…