Letters to the Editor…

The End of Rent Control:  The Epiphany in Silicon Valley – By George Drysdale Mostly because of Prop 13, rent controls got stuck in California.  The financial and moral damage to the state has been enormous.  This is best evidenced in the San Francisco Bay Area (now almost all part of Silicon Valley).  Because of…

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Something to Think About #41 – Uncle Sally’s Nephew, Part 4 – By Klarise Yahya, Commercial Loan Broker – BRE: 00957107, MLO: 249261

This article continues some of the things a budding investor-in-training should consider before being trusted with a checkbook. Part 1 discussed what an investment is, what an investor does, and the 4% Rule. The concept of learning to invest through stocks was introduced. This was to accustom the new investor to (a) saving regularly for…

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