Category - Money

One More Club Med

Once upon a time in a land very nearby (in fact right here in this house), we had one of those “fix me up with someone” dinner parties for a recently...

Sicily

Solving Sicily

According to an article in today’s Wall Street Journal written by Stacy Meichtry and Liam Molony, Sicily is in the process of going bust...

LIBOR, Liars and Vultures

I should be thanking Barclays and its CEO, Bob Diamond. As a result of the recent LIBOR fixing scandal, I have taken a mental tour of the world of...

Barclays

Lie Bor — A Primer

When properly spelled, LIBOR stands for the London Interbank Offered Rate and it is the benchmark against which much consumer related debt is priced...

Lessons from Buford

As our country careens through its third year of not having a budget despite borrowing 40 cents of every dollar we spend, there was good news out of...