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Wednesday links: more memes

MarketsMeme stock insiders are taking advantage of higher prices to sell some stock. (marketwatch.com)A week with no pessimistic indicators. (sentimentrader.com)StrategyMark Rzepczynski, "Inflation shocks have different impacts on equity sector performance." (mrzepczynski.blogspot.com)A look at some alternative asset allocation models including the Permanent Portfolio. (blog.validea.com)Finance 2021 will set a record for IPO...

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Personal finance links: the next bus

AdvisersAre rich people better investors? Probably not, but they do get help. (klementoninvesting.substack.com)Why hiring a fiduciary financial advisor isn't sufficient. (advisorperspectives.com)Financial wellnessU.S. households are in pretty good shape financially, post-pandemic. (awealthofcommonsense.com)Have you taken this financial well-being quiz? (evidenceinvestor.com)25 states have introduced personal finance education...

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Adviser links: feeling like a priority

TaxesEight ways to minimize taxes on the sale of a business. (alphaarchitect.com)When does 'married filing separately' make sense? (genyplanning.com)MarketingYou don't have to be on social media if you don't want to. (forbes.com)Stop using stock photos on your website. (danielsolin.com)The bizHigh profile startups are turning to celebrities to help build brand value. (investmentnews.com)VCs are betting big that Vise can disrupt the RIA...

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Saturday links: the gift of feedback

AutosWhy the timeline for autonomous vehicles keeps getting pushed back. (wsj.com)As more EVs hit the road some safety issues arise. (cnbc.com)It's not just you? Headlights are getting brighter. (nytimes.com)Own a classic car? What about putting an electric drive train in it? (wsj.com)Why aren't all cars hybrid by now? (vice.com)EnergyBig solar projects have surprising opposition...environmentalists. (wsj.com)Why it's taking so long...

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Friday links: less labor-intensive

StrategyThe best inflation hedge isn't a hedge at all. (awealthofcommonsense.com)Much of what is called investing these days is speculation. (wsj.com)The ultimate power in investing: being good at suffering. (compoundadvisors.com)CompaniesHow many big companies are going to get built on the Shopify ($SHOP) platforms? (howardlindzon.com)Uber ($UBER) is a big winner in the Didi Chuxing IPO. (wsj.com)Amazon ($AMZN) is hiring a bunch of...

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Longform links: the path of least resistance

Book stuffA Q&A with Pete Davis author of "Dedicated: The Case for Commitment in an Age of Infinite Browsing." (theatlantic.com)A Q&A with Katy Milkman author of "How to Change: The Science of Getting from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be." (gq.com)CryptoCapital and talent are rushing into DeFi: a lay of the land. (john-street-capital.medium.com)Caroline Lester, "Starting a cryptocurrency is a bit...

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Adviser links: living life

PodcastsChristine Benz and Jeff Ptak talk with Alan Moore, co-founder of the XY Planning Network. (morningstar.com)Dasarte Yarnway talks with Brian Portnoy about funded contentment. (youtube.com)Alex Steger and Frank Talbot talk lessons learned with Ric Edelman founder of Edelman Financial Engines. (citywireusa.com)Going independent is like any other entrepreneurial effort - you need capital to get started. Michael Kitces and Carl...

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Saturday links: your current idea

AutosUsed car prices are helping drive consumer inflation. (ft.com)U.S. traffic deaths soared dramatically after coronavirus lockdowns ended in 2020. (reuters.com)The Drivers Collective wants to compete with Uber ($UBER) and Lyft ($LYFT) in New York. (nytimes.com)The Ford ($F) F-150 Lightning won't fail due to politics. (marginalrevolution.com)Why Harley Davidson's ($HOG) new Pan America is such a big deal....