The Vietnamese Dong as an Alternative Investment

In Alternative Investments for an Increasingly Volatile Stock Market, we discussed exotic currencies as an alternative investment for the next bear market in stocks. In a follow-up article, we focused on the Iraqi Dinar as one of those currencies. But the Vietnamese dong is also fully qualified as an alternative investment. As 2018 unfolds, the mainstream financial

The Iraqi Dinar as an Alternative Investment

In Alternative Investments for an Increasingly Volatile Stock Market, we discussed foreign currencies – particularly exotic currencies – as an alternative investment for the next bear market in stocks. In that context, the Iraqi Dinar is a particularly attractive alternative investment Alternative investments are the types of assets that tend to perform poorly when conventional investments,

Are Stocks Starting to Get Spooky?

Are you starting to get spooked by the daily swings in the stock market? 2018 has introduced us to a level of volatility in the market that hasn’t been seen since the Financial Meltdown. One day the market is down 400 points, the next day it’s up 200. This back-and-forth action has been playing out