Bankrupting For Profit

At a Cambridge House Investment Conference I received a question about Bear Stearns.  In my answer I alluded to the possible financial benefit of some from its implosion.  When pressed I had to explain how credit default swaps worked and then we were out of time.  Because the owners of the majority of the . . . → Read More: Bankrupting For Profit

Starbucks Overdose

If you have ever been to the loop area of Chicago you have probably noticed that there are a fair number of Starbucks locations. OK, that was a slight understatement. I can’t think of a single location in the Loop that is not within sighting distance of a Starbucks. Given the scarcity of retail . . . → Read More: Starbucks Overdose