Wall Street Steward Blog


Dollars & Absence

There is a weird thing that happens when you haven’t seen someone in a long time. ANY changes that have taken place with regard to their appearance become amplified. You immediately notice, and usually comments ensue. 


Truth & $hare: 8/8/2013

Time to introduce a new feature on the blog – Truth & $hare. Lots of times I get asked “did you see that article in the WSJ? What do you think about it?” In this new series I will provide color commentary to articles I have read recently.


Lego Life Lessons

It had been a long, horrific week. Clients were upset and nervous, almost “panicky” as they saw a second straight month of negative returns on their bond portfolios. I hadn’t slept well all week, and my children behaved so poorly that we were offering them up for adoption. At the AA meeting. My poor wife…