Featured StorySince President Obama's speech Tuesday night, I have read a lot of articles dissecting his remarks and picking his proposals apart. As you might suspect, the vast majority have been politically charged by one side of the aisle or the other.
As Chief Investment Strategist for Money Map Press, I can't afford the luxury of taking sides. It's my job to help the hundreds of thousands of investors who are part of our "family" keep and grow their money... politics aside.
That's why I put together these five bullet points - key takeaways, really - from the president's speech that can help you grow your money this year and for the remainder of his second term.
Take a look...
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Obama's State of the Union Address Was Short on Math
The 2013 State of the Union Address was high on rhetoric... but fell short in two other areas.
As with most Obama speeches, it was beautifully delivered. However, even where I agreed with some of the ideas, I couldn't quell a nagging suspicion that some of the numbers he was spouting simply didn't add up. And let's face it, some of the ideas in the speech were just plain bad.
President Obama was even bold enough to claim, "Nothing I'm proposing tonight should increase our deficit by a single dime." Then he let loose with a list of new initiatives!
Put politely, Obama's math simply doesn't add up... Read More...