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Delivering insights from the Greatest Minds in Investing and thought leaders. Including curated content, I hope you find helpful, from resources I find authentic and trustworthy. Featured here on this Blog and throughout 4Kast ADVISORS LLC's website to help you, Our Client, the information seekers, investing enthusiasts, and the greater public quickly locate valued information delivered to you in brief format, with links provided to dive deeper into more detailed literature and guides if you choose to.

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

"Love Stinks" - when a scammer is involved. I've had the blues, the reds, and the pinks. One thing's for sure: Love stinks. Far be it from us to criticize love on Valentine's Day, but "Love Stinks" – the 80s hit by the J. Geils Band.

Thursday, January 26, 2023

2022 was full of surprises for investors! For the first time in 50 years we had both equities and bonds decline while commodities climbed. How do we position a portfolio to handle the unknown?

Friday, December 30, 2022

The FOMC holds eight regularly scheduled meetings during the year and other meetings as needed. Links to policy statements and minutes are [provided] in the calendars [at HTTPS://]

Thursday, December 29, 2022

Have a joyous, healthy, and prosperous New Year!

Thursday, December 22, 2022

Changing the required minimum distribution rules for Roth 401(k)s Changing the required minimum distribution rules for Roth 401(k)s Requiring automatic 401(k) enrollment and more. COURTNEY DEGEN, Sarah O’Brien

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Tuesday, December 20, 2022

The holiday season is upon us; from story time with sorely missed grandchildren to laughter with friends and family over long-cherished memories, there's little doubt that "the most wonderful time of the year" has arrived.

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Here’s the thing: The term financial advisor isn’t a one-size-fits-all title. Financial advisors come from diverse backgrounds and offer a wide range of services. They can also hold different degrees and certifications.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Unless you live under a rock, you've probably heard that Europe has placed a $60 price cap on Russian crude exports. This is uncharted territory for EVERYONE, so I'm not here to predict how all this will play out. (Peter Zeihan)

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

With inflation hovering near 40-year highs, some investors are looking for investments that keep pace with rising prices. For many, a Series I Savings Bond is just the ticket. I Bonds give investors a rate of return plus inflation...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Stubborn doesn’t seem like a strong enough word, but that’s how Fed officials are describing inflation.Inflation's “stubbornness” has been on full display in recent weeks: First, the Producer Price Index (PPI)...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

At the intersection of Farnam & Reams Fleming. The 4Kast Blog: Bringing insights from the Greatest Minds in Investing and thought leaders. Also, content I hope you find useful is curated from the best resources I find to be trustworthy.

Monday, October 17, 2022

The administration's moves against China's semiconductor industry are continuing to have serious consequences, including the largely universal resignation of American citizens working in the Chinese chip industry.

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Avoid smishing scams. That text message isn’t from the IRS. Visit for more information. #IRS #phishing #smishing

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Believe me, everyone on Wall Street wants inflation to go away, or at least shrink back to below 2%, a level we enjoyed not so long ago. But Tuesday's Consumer Price Index report showed it might be some time before we see 2% again....