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It is possible that half of all humans who have ever been over age 65 are alive today - Fred Pearce on the UN's population projections
U.S. regulators cut in 1/2 (by $100 billion) the amount of cash the 30 biggest banks are required to have in a crisis - Barrons
Americans are saving more of their income than before the Great Recession - 5.7% of their income as of July, 2014. Barrons
A Shift in Global Economic Power from the U.S. to BRICS? http://t.co/Gjf3kX5o8i
38% of American workers covered by employer health insurance plans have at least a $1000 deductible. Consumerism is beginning to take hold.
The US stock market is going through one of the longest periods in history without even a 10% price correction - Barrons
Here's how much $100 is worth in your state http://t.co/9hBL75BrKg via @YahooFinance
Forbes again places Des Moines #1 on their list of "America's Best Cities For Young Professionals". The median metro salary is $51,200.
Rich people save their money & spend what's left. Poor people spend their money & save what's left. What do you do? http://t.co/f6qJZtwBgy
Bankrate survey- 36% of US citizens have nothing saved for retirement . Save early and aggressively- NOW is the best time to start saving!
"America isn't going to be so reliant on foreign energy for much longer." - Richard Branson http://t.co/f6qJZtwBgy
Business expansions don't die of old age: They are killed by an unpredictable shock- Bob Hall Stanford U. economist http://t.co/auVFEP2yHZ
Winds of Change in Saudi Arabia's Investment Climate | Mark Mobius http://t.co/2Cw5Afp2fJ Fascinating! the Internet is educating the world.
If politicians do not tame baby boomer benefits, the benefits will eventually consume the rest of the federal govt and our children's wealth
Social Security trustees estimate that trust funds will be consumed by 2033- leading to about 75% of scheduled benefits paid thereafter
Medicare hospital insurance trust fund is now projected to be depleted in 2030 - higher taxes & borrowings are likely to be needed- Barrons
Social Security Disability trust fund is about to be depleted, probably in 4Q 2016. Workers would face nearly 20% cuts in benefits- Barrons
Eat healthy, stay well, and save money. Taking care of yourself as you age may lower costs. http://t.co/f6qJZtwBgy
@PeteOlsen :) Please share your secret to overcoming laziness...
A couple retiring this year needs an average of $220,000 for medical expenses in retirement-excluding OTC drugs, dental, and long term care.

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33 years of work experience in portfolio management, securities sales. We are building a virtual global investment network and company using cloud computing.

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