Rogue Retirement Lounge with Matt Franklin: Entrepreneur, Investor, Real Estate Enthusiast

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episode 33: Retirement News For Friday August 13, 2021: Atlas Shrugged, Infrastructure Bill and Your Retirement, Thomas Sowell, Crypto News, Portland Circles the Bowl...

In retirement news today we cover a lot of ground...

I finished Atlas Shrugged and I hope you'll read it if you haven't yet.

Infrastructure bill passes and things ain't looking pretty when the budget bill passes.

Dig this chart of the P/E ratio for the S&P 500 going back to 1950:

Crypto retirement news...

Here's a link to the online event with the author of the new Thomas Sowell biography:   4732-cascade-policy-institute-online-event-discovering-life-thomas-sowell-authorunsigned.html

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