Yang2020 Presidential Campaign and how not to Accept Cryptocurrency

Update: The Yang2020 campaign appears to no longer be accepting cryptocurrency donations. A partner of mine filled out the form in December 2018 and never heard back. If you have any information please contact me here. In July 2018 Andrew Yang's campaign made headlines (the original story I linked to was removed but is still available … Continue reading Yang2020 Presidential Campaign and how not to Accept Cryptocurrency

The Results are in, the US Financial System is Stable

Intro The Federal Reserve recently published its first financial stability report, which summarizes the Fed’s framework for assessing the state of the US financial system and presents the Fed’s current evaluation. This is important because the findings outlined in the Fed report are used in the design of future stress tests on the nation’s largest … Continue reading The Results are in, the US Financial System is Stable

no gradient 2.0 Debuts at the World Series of Poker

Justin Dunn- previous podcast guest- debuts the new no gradient look as he competes in the 49th annual World Series of Poker No-Limit Hold'em Championship in beautiful, hot, transactional, Las Vegas, Nevada. Qualifying by winning a smaller tournament, he has survived day one and starts today with 16.5k in chips. We talked game plan and … Continue reading no gradient 2.0 Debuts at the World Series of Poker

Robo-Advisors Eat the Old Guard’s Lunch

Investing is becoming ever more commoditized with the rise of index funds and passive strategies, forcing financial institutions to differentiate themselves on user experience. The Old Guard institutions like Black Rock and Vanguard were built in an age when user experience was not a priority. The New Guard institutions, often called "robo-advisors" like Betterment and … Continue reading Robo-Advisors Eat the Old Guard’s Lunch

1000 Podcast Downloads, We Doing It

Brothers and sisters, I'm pumped to announce that the no gradient podcast has hit 1,000 unique downloads. I've talked with a marathon world record holder, a shamanic healer, a Marxist who tried to join the marines, a married couple in an open relationship, and just plain great conversationalists. Seriously, thank you to everyone who has … Continue reading 1000 Podcast Downloads, We Doing It