The Easy Path to Retirement

Sarah and I are aiming to retire before the traditional retirement age of 65; in fact, we’re probably hanging up our professional careers when our youngest son moves out in about a decade or so. When I tell people that, they usually assume that we either must have some sort … [Read More...]

US judge sides with migrants in case against Border Patrol

A U.S. judge in Arizona sided Wednesday with migrants who have long-complained about inhumane and unsanitary conditions in some U.S. Border Patrol facilities in the state. The ruling came weeks after the conclusion of a seven-day trial in which attorneys for migrants who sued in 2015 argued … [Read More...]

Investing Blog Roundup: Keys to Financial Success

I hope you’ve all had an enjoyable holiday season. New Year’s resolution season will be upon us shortly, and Morningstar’s Christine Benz offers some guidance for anybody looking to improve their finances. Benz points out that there’s just a handful of things that make almost all … [Read More...]

Closed FEZ Naked Call

In the first second of trading on Monday, while FEZ was trading at $39.75, I bought to close my FEZ January $40 naked call for $0.65 and paid $65.72 including $0.72 in commission. This option was my mistake trade from Friday when I sold this call before I realized I … [Read More...]

Will Stocks Continue Rally?

The ability for this market to continue this pace is on the borderline of absurd. Regardless, of what we may think where this market is about to head, we must make sure we maintain our risk process. How many traders last week bailed on the market thinking we were ready … [Read More...]