While I feel your evaluation is a bit hyperbolic (and is simply going to get individuals all riled up), I do think your analysis has some merit.

LMC is pissed off, like most of us, but to propose taking away cash would not be the solution. There would nonetheless be those not prepared to commerce time and labor for different items. This drawback will most definitely by no means go away. We’d still have a large group of people needing assist even when we did it in some way apart from giving them cash.

Easy. You own a market index fund: the complete U.S. stock market or maybe 25 percent international, all the U.S. bond market, or just simply go to authorities intermediate-term bonds and don’t pay anybody for those services. The prices are going to be about 10 foundation factors or 15 foundation factors as a substitute of 2.5 % a yr, that 10 or 15 foundation factors meaning a tenth of 1 percent or somewhat bit more. It’s all you have to pay to personal the market.

I’m impressed by the purity and sincerity of your beliefs but I do question the sincerity of many leaders of the causes you assist. I am trying to develop into extra goal and higher able to acknowledge the bias of those I agree with because I do not want to throw out quite a lot of unsubstantiated info to discredit my own trigger. Thanx again in your thoughtful evaluation.

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