#190: How Getting ‘Niche Specific’ Evolved Into $12K/Month Automated Webinars

Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss: Today this dog lover (me!) is talking cat grooming—but it’s not what you think :). I’m highlighting cat grooming as the starting point of what has become a lucrative business empire for my student and new friend, Danelle German. Danelle started with one simple question (5:07) —and grew […]

WTI fades pullback from one-month low, prints three-day losing streak above $41.00

WTI stays on the back foot after failing to extend the bounce off $40.44. US dollar strength dims market impact of Iraq’s U-turn over OPEC+ output cut accord. US NFP, Baker Hughes Oil Rig Count will be important for fresh impetus. WTI fizzles upside momentum from a multi-day low flashed the previous day while declining […]

Five Below: A Vote Of Confidence (NASDAQ:FIVE)

On the same day that the stock market underwent a rare meltdown off an all-time high, Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) cut against the grain. The stock traded up +9% by mid-afternoon, climbing slowly through the session, following the company’s well-received fiscal 2Q earnings report. The retailer delivered an all-around beat, which it had not managed to […]

More PPP Problems With IRS Notice 2020-32

In Internal Revenue Service Notice 2020-32 (the Notice), the IRS takes the position that loan forgiveness under the Payroll Protection Plan (PPP) causes the complete disallowance of deductions for the salary, rent etc. expenses paid with the PPP.  In my prior article, I explained why loan forgiveness shouldn’t result in complete disallowance of the deduction […]

Book Review: 20 for Twenty

20 for Twenty: Selected Papers from AQR Capital Management on Its 20th Anniversary. 2018. Various authors and foreword by John C. Bogle. Clifford Asness, the managing and founding principal of AQR Capital Management, is a superb demystifier. That quality is on display in this anthology commemorating the 20th anniversary of AQR’s founding. He and his colleagues […]

5 Tips for Selling Luxury Products on Facebook and Instagram

September 3, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Social media has fast become an essential part of the ecommerce world. According to a report from eMarketer, 36 percent of internet users say social networks are as important as any other information source when making decisions about buying a product. […]

#191: A Week in the Life (A Behind the Scenes Look Into My Business)

Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss: If you’re anything like me, you love to see behind the curtain, to what’s really going on with successful entrepreneurs. Many of you have been asking me (for a while) to map out my day—what I plan to do, what I actually get done, how I use my […]

S&P 500 Sinks, Biden Leads Trump, China Releases New Chip Sector Plans

S&P 500, Trump-Biden Spread, 2020 Presidential Election – TALKING POINTS Markets contending with novel geopolitical risk as China announces new chip policy Recent polling reports continue to show Biden in the lead with an average of 9 points S&P 500 index testing mid-June uptrend after suffering the biggest loss since June 11 61 DAYS UNTIL […]