Tag: Portugal

Common Cents

Argentinian Woes…Huh?!

Today wasn’t a very good day for the world’s investment markets. Bank woes in Portugal; a default in Argentina; conflict in the Ukraine and the Gaza Strip, and the specter of a less accommodating Federal Reserve…

Common Cents

Some Common Cents for July 11th 2014

This week’s consternation over Portugal’s debt issues led to me wonder: are we prepared for another global financial crisis, if it comes to that? The easy answer is no one is ever really prepared for one,…