Thomas Lake is an enterprise writer for CNN Politics focusing on the 2016 presidential election.
Lake previously wrote about bourbon thieves, B.B. King’s funeral, and a buzzer-beating shot in a college basketball game that actually saved people from a tornado. His story “The Boy They Couldn’t Kill” was named one of the 60 best features […]
Skousen CAFE: The Economy Is Back on Track: Good News for Trump
By Mark Skousen
Editor, Forecasts & Strategies
The economy is now moving from “slow growth” to robust growth. Today, the federal government released data on the economy that supported this optimistic outlook, and it explains why the stock market has done well since Donald Trump […]
Mark Skousen’s Forecasts & Strategies hotline, where he offers independent advice for today’s worldly philosophers. Provides Las Vegas Investment Club EconoSummit info to subscribers.
Three Investment Conferences
EconoSummit, Feb. 25-26, The Orleans Hotel, Las Vegas: Sponsored by the Las Vegas Investment Club, I will be speaking on “Lies, Myths and Realities: What Every Investor Should Know […]
What Makes Las Vegas Competitive on a World Stage?
Join us at the Las Vegas Investment Club Meeting on April 18th, 2017 – 7pm as we welcome guest speaker Dr. Bernhard, Ph.D., Executive Director – International Gaming Institute as he discusses what makes Las Vegas competitive on a world stage.
A 5th generation Nevadan, Dr. Bo Bernhard calls Las Vegas home, but he works frequently in jurisdictions as diverse as South Africa, Australia, Singapore, South Korea, Macao, Mexico, Vietnam, Taiwan, Argentina, Brazil, Russia, Portugal, Austria, Greece, England, and Canada. Dr. Bernhard began his research career […]
Invested: $3,477,422 million
This was the first project for the Las Vegas Investment Club. We purchased 51 condos on the edge of Summerlin in Las Vegas, Nevada. The project was fully managed by Senior Club Members. We generated cash flow for the time frame of the project from net income paid quarterly and then sold […]
Invested: $300,000 thousand
The club members loaned money to a subprime lender who relends money at a higher interest rate. The company did an IPO in 2014 and as of October 2016 the borrower has now processed over one million loans to subprime borrowers.
Las Vegas Investment Club Members who invested receive a fixed distribution of […]