Hard Truth Week in Review – Blame it on Business School Edition
I am a frequent critic of MBA programs. There are too many of them and most don’t teach what our economy needs. (I also come down hard on lawyers, even though I am one.)
You should also read the column by Peter Schiff about the race between the dollar and euro – to the bottom. I found his comments intriguing about why Obama lobbied so strongly in favor of the Greek bailout .
If you enjoy podcasts as a learning tool, the Clever Dude blog published an excellent list of personal finance podcasts that you can check out.
Peer pressure a/k/a “keeping up with the Jones” is a frequent cause of undisciplined spending. The Money Crashers has some advice for fending off big spender friends.
On my Go To Retirement blog, I addressed the case against gold investing for retirement.
Finally, check out this week’s Carnival of Personal Finance.