Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Writes Article, "An Era of Black Swans"November 15, 2016
On Tuesday, to the shock of pundits and prophets alike, Main Street once again voted its pocketbook and swept a black swan Donald Trump presidency into the White House. Not only did he win, but he brought in many of the Reagan Democrats and nearly half of the union voters, and against all odds, he even seemed to have coat-tails. Even among supporters of Trump, th...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Interviews Wayne Allyn Root, Politician and AuthorNovember 09, 2016
BENNETT: This is Dawn Bennett with Wayne Allyn Root. He's here again. He's the author of The Power of Relentlessness: 7 Secrets to Achieving Mega-Success, Financial Freedom, and the Life of Your Dreams. In 2008, Root was the vice-presidential candidate on the Libertarian ticket. Since then he has been a regular on Fox News and hundreds of local and national radio...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Interviews Dr. Scott Gottlieb, Physician and AuthorNovember 08, 2016
DAWN BENNETT: Dr. Scott Gottlieb is a practicing physician and served in various capacities at the Food and Drug Administration including Senior Adviser for Medical Technology, Director of Medical Policy Development and most recently as Deputy Commissioner for Medical and Scientific Affairs. Dr. Gottlieb has also served as a senior policy adviser at the Centers f...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Writes Article, "Responding to the Gong Show World"November 02, 2016
As we move into the last days of this election, an apt comparison is being floated between what we're seeing on our political stage and what TV viewers of the late 1970s saw on their screens when they watched The Gong Show. For those that don't recall, The Gong Show was a "talent" show featuring absurdly un-talented amateur performers, where the least d...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Interviews Clyde Wayne Crews, Vice President for Policy & Director of Technology Studies at CEINovember 01, 2016
DAWN BENNETT: Clyde Wayne Crews is the vice-president and director for policy and technology studies at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. He's also an alumni of the Cato Institute, a premier libertarian think-tank, and a one-time libertarian candidate for the South Carolina State Senate. Clyde is widely published and contributes to Forbes.com and authors an a...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Interviews Ed Klein, Author and EditorOctober 21, 2016
BENNETT: Ed Klein is the author of the bestselling book Guilty as Sin: Uncovering New Evidence of Corruption and How Hillary Clinton and the Democrats Derailed the FBI Investigation which is currently #6 on The New York Times bestseller list. Ed is also the former foreign editor of the Newsweek and editor-in-chief of The New York Times magazine as well as a contr...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Writes Article, "The Five Stages of Deutsche Bank Grief"October 06, 2016
In 1969, the psychiatrist Elizabeth Kubler-Ross first laid out her now-famous five stages of grief in the book On Death and Dying. In their usual order, they are denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. According to Kubler-Ross, these are the steps we go through when we mourn not only the death of a loved one, but any significant personal loss, from...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Interviews John Lott, Economist, Political Commentator & Gun Rights AdvocateOctober 05, 2016
DAWN BENNETT: John Lott is an economist, political commentator and gun rights advocate. He is also a founder and president of the Crime Prevention Research Center. John has a new book out, The War on Guns: Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies, which reveals some fascinating facts that we're going to talk about. The first is that the book explains how the curr...
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Interviews Doug Eberhardt, Investment Professional and AuthorOctober 04, 2016
DAWN BENNETT: Doug Eberhardt is a 30 year plus financial market veteran who's written two books on investing. His first book, published in 2010, was called Buy Gold and Silver Safely. His second book, which has come out this year is called Illusions of Wealth. It's this book that has really pulled in my focus. Doug, welcome to Financial Myth Busting.
Dawn J. Bennett, Host of Financial Myth Busting, Writes Article Titled, 'Who Are the 'Crazies', Really?'September 22, 2016
Last Tuesday, at a conference in Washington sponsored by Stanford and the University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Chair Emeritus Alan Greenspan told attendees that we are in the "worst economic and political environment that I've ever been remotely related to," going on to hope that we can collectively find a solution because America is too great a count...