January 30, 2012

Jeremy Grantham Withdrawal Pangs

Wanna Bet I’m Not the Only One? The number of people whose thoughts about the business and investing world I consistently and truly enjoy makes up a very short list; it includes Michael Lewis, Warren Buffett, Thomas Wolfe (when he writes about the subject), Matt Taibbi (ditto), Barry Ritholtz (when he’s not in rant mode and bothers to spellcheck), and...
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Is a 2 Year Home Warranty > 1 Year?

Diminishing Returns? Is a two-year home warranty better than one year? If you weren’t aware, home warranties are fast on their way to becoming a standard feature of residential real estate transactions, at least in Minnesota. The standard Minnesota Purchase Agreement now includes “opt-out” language, making it much more likely that the parties to the transaction will...
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