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Guggenheim’s Minerd: It Can Get Much Worse – Key Is ‘Real Economy’ (video, left), CNBC

Is This A Generational Buying Opportunity? Stabilization In Credit Markets Is Key, (video, right), CNBC

Special Update 3/23/20: Coronavirus, The Markets, The Economy – And Panic And Fear, Seaborn Hall, Common Sense Money

Is Now The Time To Buy? And, If So, What?, Scott Minerd, Guggenheim

Maria Bartiromo On How Long It Will Take For Markets To Bottom, Talia Kaplan, Fox News

1987 Crash – Year Long Volatility And 15 Months To Fully Recover

Current Market Crash Most Similar To 1987 and 2001-2003

Event Driven Bear Markets Decline An Average Of 29% and Regain Previous Levels In 15 Months, Steve Goldstein, MarketWatch

Building The Global ‘Perfect Storm’ Portfolio, Short Version, updated 2/29/20, Seaborn Hall, Common Sense Money; Also see, Lazy Portfolio ETF – Different ETF Portfolio Options, with alternative choices for risk, Lazy Portfolio

How Will Coronavirus Change The Way The Equity and Bond Markets Function In The Future? Scott Minerd, Guggenheim

Coronavirus Correction: Where To Invest $10,000 Right Now, Keith Speights, Motley Fool

Bear Markets – How Long Do They Last On Average? Mark DeCambre, MarketWatch

Must See Cramer – Why The Fed’s Actions Are Positive And What To Buy Now That We’re Down (video, left), CNBC

Must See Cramer – These Are The Companies That Should Be A ‘Buy,’ (video, right), CNBC

Must See – Investing In Disruptive Innovation, Cathie Woods, ARK Invest, Singularity University; Also see, The Coronavirus: Innovation Gains Traction During Tumultuous Times, Cathie Wood, ARK Invest

Proof That Investors Are Buying: These ETFs Took In Money As Market Tumbled, Wealth Management

JP Morgan Forecasts Recession For Europe And US By July, Ben Winck, Business Insider

Update, 3/18/20 – CS Evaluation: Will The Coronavirus Cause A New Financial Crisis And A Horrifying Economic Collapse? Michael J. Snyder, Charisma

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Cryptocurrency


This Week:

Cryptocurrencies, Price and Market Cap, 3/20/20

4 Reasons Bitcoin Could Die And Why It Will Not Happen, Sylvain Saurel, Medium

Bitcoin Crashes – Why? (video, left), CNBC

Down 26%: Bitcoin Sees Worst Sell-Off In 7 Years, Bradley Keoun, Coindesk

Bitcoin Price Drops To $3637, Rebounds Above $5200 In Minutes, Horus Hughes, Cointelegraph

Previous Weeks:

Coinbase CEO: Crypto Will Go From 50 Million To 5 Billion – Here’s How, Adrain Zmudzinski, Cointelegraph

This Crypto Just Set All-Time Highs – And May Keep Going Higher, Cole Petersen, News BTC

Here’s How Ripple Will Power Remittances To The Philippines, Christine Vasileva, Bitcoinist

Visa Grants Coinbase Power To Issue Bitcoin Debit Cards, Michael del Castillo, Forbes; Also see, Visa Approves Coinbase Exchange As A Principal Member, George Georgiev, Cryptopotato

Tron’s CEO Reveals Which Cryptocurrencies He Owns, Mandy Williams, Cryptopotato

6 Cryptocurrencies To Buy For 2020 And Beyond, Sylvain Saurel, Medium

Bitcoin Expected To Break Records In 2020 Based On These 4 Elements, Sylvain Saurel, Medium

Binance’s Coley On What’s Behind Current Crypto Craze (video, left), CNBC

McDermitt Vs. Moas On Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency: Buy, Hold Or Trade – Which Is Best? (video, right), Cointelegraph

The Unexpected, Crazy Crash Of Bitcoin And Crypto, 3/12/20

How Many People Have At Least One Bitcoin? Anatol Antonovici, Bitcoinist

CS Commentary: This might be one of the best arguments for owning at least a little crypto.

Crypto Trader vs Crypto Holder: McDermott vs. Moas, Benjamin Pirus, Cointelegraph

The US Is Very Worried About Bitcoin – And It Is Finally Doing Something About It, Billy Bambrough, Forbes

3 Reasons Why I Am Leaving Crypto Now – And Why You Should Too, Jia Yung Lee, Medium

BTC’s January 2020 Climb

Crypto Price By Market Cap For Top Coins, 2/22/20

The First City In The World That Is Switching To Bitcoin, Melis, Medium

Ripple To Become The Amazon Of Crypto By 2025, Ricardo Martinez, Bitcoinist

Must Read – Cryptocurrency Scams Took In More Than $4 Billion In 2019: Ponzi Schemes Most Popular Means Of Fraud, Vigna/Jeong, WSJ; Also see, Crypto Ponzi Scheme Took Major League Baseball Players And Families For Millions, Justin Rohrlich, Quartz

Practical Use Makes Cryptocurrency Valuable: Top 5 Usable Altcoins, Mary Ann Callahan, Data Driven Investor

All Cryptocurrencies Ranked, Coinmarketcap

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How To Improve Your Finances In 2020 (video, left), JPM

Must Read: How China Will Take Over The World, Tatiana Koffman, Forbes

Must See – Mark Cuban On Amazon and The Importance Of AI: FANG Has An AI Advantage (video, right), CNBC

Must Read – Ten Facts Investors Need To Know To Achieve Investment Success, Scott MacKillop, Advisor Perspectives

Worst Thing Investors Could Do Right Now Is Sell, Stephanie Landsman, CNBC

What Is The QQQ ETF? Emily Norris, Investopedia

Must Read: The Difference Between Investing And Speculation (10 Investing Rules), Lance Roberts, Advisor Perspectives

Quote: “Understanding that all things are cyclical suggests that after long price increases, investments become more prone to declines than further advances….However, a very high priced stock CAN be cheap.”

Most Popular Stocks Among 30 Somethings

Must Read: There’s Only One Stock Millennials Prefer Over Amazon And Tesla, Shawn Langlois, MarketWatch

How 2019’s Market Tops Parallels Time Right Before 2008 Financial Crisis, Real Vision Finance

Ray Dalio’s ‘Holy Grail’ Of Investing In 5 Minutes (video, right), Investopedia

This Is Now The Best Bull Stock Market Ever, Yun Li, CNBC

Quote: “The most outstanding feature of this cycle since 2008 is always going to be fear,” says Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at The Leuthold Group.”

Fed Chair: US Debt On An Unsustainable Path, USA Today

A Growing Club Of Powerful Countries Abandoning US Dollar, Eustance Huang, CNBC

CS Commentary: If the end of the dollar is a concern see, Evaluating the Arguments For The Demise Of The Dollar. This 2015 article is still relevant today.

I Wrote A Popular Piece On ‘Lessons From The Madoff Fraud’, Then I Got Scammed – Here’s Why, Seaborn Hall, Medium

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Financial Advisor’s 2019 Top 600+ RIA Rankings, FA

Financial Advisor’s 2019 RIA Top 50 Fastest Growing Firms, FA

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Books:

Heart Attachments: How what you love shapes your thinking, behavior, and destiny, Bruce J. Hammond; For the Kindle/E-Book version of the above, click here; Also, read the excellent reviews for this book here

Culture:

Gun Sales Skyrocket Amid Coronavirus Panic (video, left), Fox News

What Will America Look Like After The Wuhan Coronavirus? Ben Domenech, The Federalist

The Positive Aspects Of The Coronavirus For The United States, Seaborn Hall, Common Sense Interpretation

Chinese Tycoon Vanishes After Calling Premier Xi A ‘Clown,’ Barnini Chakraborty, Fox News

Coronavirus: China’s War On The Truth, Giulio Meotti, Gatestone Institute

Italy’s Coronavirus Death Toll Overtakes China (if you believe China), Stancati/Sylvers, WSJ

Health/Fitness/Relationships:

Will We Come Out of Coronavirus Into A Different World? (video, left), Harvard Economics Professor Speaks, CNBC

Must See – Why Coronavirus Quarantine Is Necessary To Stop Virus: Actual Cases Much More Than Reported Cases (video, right), Khan Academy

Coronavirus: What Can You Do To Protect Yourself And Others? Seaborn Hall, Common Sense Interpretation; Also see, Updated, 3/19/20 – Coronavirus: Comparison To Other Global Viruses, Seaborn Hall, Common Sense

Must See – What Is The Latest Understanding Of How Lethal The Virus Is? (video, left), Dr. Fauci, Fox News

CS Coronavirus Update (click this link for complete Daily Update): Bottom Line We do not believe this will kill millions of people, like the Spanish influenza in 1918...The potential problem with Covid-19 is that asymptomatic people may spread the virus, and screening/testing in the US – and throughout the world – has not been standardized or optimized. As of today, according to one report the CDC...For the complete Daily Update click this link

Why You Should Be Scared: How Coronavirus Can Take Over Your Body Before You Even Feel It, Jeff Wise, NY Magazine

A Lot Of Us Have ‘Underlying Conditions’ That Increase Our Risk, Nicole Fisher, The Federalist

Almost Half Of Coronavirus Patients Have Digestive Symptoms, Study Finds, Robert Preidt, CBS News

Trump Clears Way For Anti-Malarial Drug To Be Used Against Coronavirus, Fred Lucas, The Daily Signal

American Resident Of Wuhan: Situation Greatly Improving, Julia Musto, Fox News

What I Want You To Know About Coronavirus From A Seattle Woman Who Recovered From It, Christy Karras, Seattle Times

Update: CDC Home Pages On Coronavirus; Also see here; Also see, CDC Updated Global Map On Confirmed Cases Of Coronavirus, CDC

Coronavirus, Live Updated Map, John Hopkins University

Medicare And Coronavirus, medicare.gov

Movies:

The 10 Best Movies To Watch On Netflix During the Coronavirus Crisis, IPAddressGuide

Universal Movies Available In On Demand And Prime This Week, Pollotta/Lowry, CNN

Must See – Hollywood Is ‘Venezuela’: Elites Are Terrible People (video, left), Andrew Breitbart, Retrospect, Hoover Institution

‘The Hunt’ Is Not About Liberals Killing Conservatives Its Funny Bipartisan Satire, Kaj Larsen, The Federalist

Music:

Makayla Phillips Brings STAR POWER to Hollywood Week, American Idol 2020

Sarah Palin Performs, Masked Singer, Talent Recap

Sarah Palin Rapped ‘Baby Got Back’ Dressed As A Bear On National TV, Emily Jashinsky, The Federalist

Sports: 

2015 Melbourne Cup, Prince Of Penzance, First Female Jockey To Win The Cup

Will Tom Brady Wear #12 For Tampa Bay? Radio.com

Coronavirus Closures: What’s Been Cancelled Or Postponed? A Complete List, Including Sports, CBS News

Travel:

Global Health Advisory Level 4 Travel Warning, US State Department

Coronavirus: Should You Delay Or Postpone Air Travel? Bruce Y. Lee, Forbes; Also see, Coronavirus: Rare Travel Upside – You Might Fly On A Better Plane, Dawn Gilbertson, USA Today

Coronavirus Flight Cuts, Delta And American, Dawn Gilbertson, USA Today; Also see, Airlines Spending Thousands In Fuel To Run ‘Ghost’ Flights In Midst Of Virus, Adam Bienkov, Business Insider; Also see, Tens Of Thousands Of Airline Jobs At Risk Due To Virus, Chris Isidore, CNN

TV/Streaming:

All-American, Season 1 Trailer, (video, left), Rotten Tomatoes

8 Netflix Films To Watch During Coronavirus Crisis, Streaming Wars

5 Shows On Prime Or Netflix To Watch During The Crisis, GQ

Must See – MSNBC Can Not Even Do Math – Forget About Actually Reporting The News, Tucker Carlson, Fox News

CS Commentary: For the math-challenged among us, $1 million times 327 (people) equals $327 million, less than the $500 million that Bloomberg spent. To give $1 million to every person in the US would be $1 million times 327 million (people), or 327 million million ($327 trillion), a much larger number. Yet, both the host and the commentator agree that this is an ‘incredible’ way of picturing the waste of Bloomberg’s campaign.

Quotes Of The Month:

“Opportunities come infrequently. When it rains gold, put out the bucket, not the thimble.” — Warren Buffett

“Buy when there is blood in the streets; sell when everyone is greedy.” — Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, one of the most successful investors of all time

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