For materialism to persist, shiny new products must be constantly consumed. For culture to flourish, time-tested concepts must be constantly considered. – BGT
If you look back in history, there are innumerable examples of people being “ahead of the curve”. They made choices or adopted philosophies that were considered radical by their contemporaries. Many times, however, these radical, crazy, and outlandish concepts soon became the norm. Abolitionists had the crazy idea that slavery was immoral while legitimate businessmen … More Be Old Money–Be Ahead of the Curve
Mr. Bradlee had a passion for journalism and a passion for life. He stood up to power in the Watergate era. He did the right thing by his newspaper and his reporters. He changed history. He will be missed.
I’m delighted to announce that the print version of The Old Money Book is now available from Amazon. Click here to order your paperback edition today. Since the electronic version of the book was first published a little over a year ago, readers have frequently requested a hard copy of the book. Some wanted … More The Old Money Book–Now in Paperback
I’ve been lucky enough to have witnessed several rags-to-riches and, well, penny loafers-to-riches stories in recent years. Friends and colleagues have worked hard and done well, and I couldn’t be happier for them. Unfortunately, and sometimes shockingly, some of their other friends and family members have not been happy to see their success. And, to … More The Cold Reality Old Money Knows Only Too Well