Synchrony Bank – Easy Fraud Target

Synchrony Bank is a very easy target apparently for identity theft and fraud. At the end of last year someone opened a fraudulent account in my name which I quickly shut down. Then again a couple of days ago another account was opened with them. Extremely frustrating. I called in and shut the accounts down, but Synchrony Bank has not retracted the inquiries yet after multiple requests.… read more “Synchrony Bank – Easy Fraud Target”

Criticism of the Media – This Was Hitler’s Favorite Activity

I read Mein Kampf while in high school and one of the big issues Hitler talked about was the media were all liars and controlled by the elites. He constantly undermined trust in the media, which over the course of years helped bring him to power.

President Donald Trump now does the exact same thing when the media says things he doesn’t like.… read more “Criticism of the Media – This Was Hitler’s Favorite Activity”

Snap / SnapChat IPO: AVOID AT ALL COSTS

Snap / Snapchat says in their filings for their IPO “We have incurred operating losses in the past, expect to incur operating losses in the future, and may never achieve or maintain profitability”.

This clearly violates Warren Buffett’s only two rules for investing: Rule Number 1: Never lose money. Rule Number 2: Never forget rule number one!… read more “Snap / SnapChat IPO: AVOID AT ALL COSTS”

Sick

I have had a nasty cold yesterday and today that has limited my energy and effectiveness at work. I only was able to put in 7.5 hours yesterday (and at a slow pace sadly). So many things I want to do but just no energy to do them!

Systematization

Coalition has developed excellent processes, checklists, and other ideas for getting great results for our clients. We are now working on building a web application to bring rigor so that every client gets the very best possible service. Super excited about it!