Solomon Success

New Technology Supports Bitcoin Freedom

New Technology Supports Bitcoin Freedom

King Solomon’s advice for prosperity is based on wisdom and prudence – careful thought, intelligent decisions and taking precautions to stay safe. As institutions around the world ram up their efforts to regulate the Bitcoin and recover users’ identities, a couple of coders have devised a new way...

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Build Wealth With Property, Not Precious Metals

Build Wealth With Property, Not Precious Metals

“Choose knowledge, rather than gold, “King Solomon tells us I Proverbs 8:10, pointing out that, however glamorous, gold has limited staying power. For today's investors, too, the wise King’s words are a reminder that investing in gold may yield short term profits, but real estate produces long...

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Prudent Investing Saves on Capital Gains Taxes

Prudent Investing Saves on Capital Gains Taxes

Wise investors following the principles of King Solomon know that prudence and forward thinking lay the groundwork for prosperity. And it turns out that investors who take Jason Hartman's advice to buy income property and hold on to it are not just building wealth for the long term, they’re also avoiding...

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Real Estate Trumps Gold for Long Term Returns

Real Estate Trumps Gold for Long Term Returns

King Solomon advises us in his Proverbs to seek wisdom over gold and silver. And it turns out that in these modern times, wise investors recognize that gold and silver aren’t the most prudent of investments for a return that keeps on giving. As the prices of gold and other precious metals bounce up...

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Mortgage Lenders Loosen Credit Requirements

Mortgage Lenders Loosen Credit Requirements

King Solomon reminds us that wisdom and houses go hand in hand for a prosperous and blessed life. “”Wisdom hath built herself a house,” he tells us in Proverbs 9:1. Now, in spite of the tighter lending standards that took effect in January 2014, more hopeful homeowners may be able to qualify for...

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Inflation Can Be An Investor’s Friend

Inflation Can Be An Investor’s Friend

Most Americans believe that any inflation, however small, is harmful. But King Solomon reminds us to view the world with wisdom and discernment, and that means looking at what’s behind popular beliefs like this. It turns out that mild inflation actually helps the economy – and, as Jason Hartman always...

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Natural Disasters Create Challenges for Landlords

Natural Disasters Create Challenges for Landlords

“The house of the just is very much strength,” King Solomon tells us in Proverbs 15:6. But when natural disasters hit, even those strong houses may fall. And picking up the pieces after a flood, fire or other catastrophic event can create new problems for owners of rental income property. If a mudslide...

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In World Markets, the Dollar Inspires Trust

In World Markets, the Dollar Inspires Trust

In dollars we trust. In spite of recent ups and downs in the world money markets, that’s still the view of the venerable US greenback in many places around the globe. The reason for the dollar’s continued popularity: it’s backed by a stable, secure government and works virtually anywhere in the...

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Human Needs Drive Investing Success

Human Needs Drive Investing Success

What do people really need? King Solomon knew that living a life guided by wisdom and prudence leads to prosperity that gives people what they need to feel secure, safe and satisfied – home, family and a connection with God. Recognizing those needs can lead to investing success, too – and an old...

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Tax Season Means Tax ID Theft

Tax Season Means Tax ID Theft

The Proverbs of King Solomon are full of warnings against liars, cheaters and deceivers. That pretty well sums up the nature of today’s hackers and scammers, who hijack personal information from all kinds of sources. Tax ID theft is up 66 percent from just four years ago, and most victims don’t know...

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