Wednesday Reading List

ICYMI: Personal Liability Protection – Accidents happen. All the time. But that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared with these easy to follow and important personal liability protection tips.

9 Tips for Women Ready to Optimize Work-Life Balance

Whether you’re working full-time or part-time, having a job while raising a family is no easy feat. For those always striving for the right work-life balance, here are a few tips to help make your day-to-day more manageable and enjoyable.

Land of Confusion: Soft or Hard?

Recession chatter has picked up increasingly for numerous reasons, not least being the spike in oil prices, slowdown in economic growth estimates, and the Fed’s transition from accommodative to tighter monetary policy. While timing a recession is an impossible task, understanding that one is on the horizon (regardless of when it arrives) is crucial. We think it’s prudent on the part of investors to consider the items that are typically checked off leading up to—and in—recessions.

Why It’s So Hard to Spend Money in Retirement

It’s hard to turn the money spigot in the other direction, thereby making a big retirement risk that you underspend your assets and don’t enjoy the retirement you deserve.

Bill Browder Warned Westerners Not to Take Russian Oligarch Money. They Should Have Listened.

More than 100 hedge funds and private-equity funds have been forced to freeze sanctioned money — but what happens next?

See also Ukraine Reading List for more on this, including an amazing book about Browder.

Guns, Gains And God: Four Days In Miami With Crypto’s Most Faithful Fans

One of the largest conferences of any kind in the world, the young event does a remarkable job of drawing in average investors, politicians and billionaires alike. It presents a moment for the crypto faithful to bask in the booming attention around what was once seen as an obtuse, worthless technology

For more on crypto, check out A Crypto Currency Primer and (Not) Investing in Crypto

The FDA’s Food Failure

A POLITICO investigation based on more than 50 interviews finds the FDA is failing to meet American consumers’ expectations on food safety and nutrition.

The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2022

From far-flung destinations to hometown favorites, 2022 is the year to get back out there and turn your dream trips into reality.

Book Recommendation

Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975 by Sir Max Hastings

An absorbing and definitive modern history of the Vietnam War from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of The Secret War.