If you’re tired of winter, good news. Remember that this weekend is the weekend we move to daylight savings time and spring forward.
This week Hugo Chavez died, and Americans wait and watch to see what will happen in Venezuela and how it will affect the United States.
Here’s what I’m reading this weekend:
What Are Dividend Aristocrats and What You Need to Know about Them: Free from Broke Excellent primer for anyone interested in knowing more about the rewards and risks of investing in dividend aristocrats.
A 45 Story Walk Up Beckons the Desperate: New York Times Interesting article about the desperate economics in Venezuela.
Average Net Worth of the 1%: Yahoo! All you wanted to know about the 1%–what they do, how much they’re worth, and how much they control.
Why Cherry Picked Facts Don’t Tell the Whole Ultra-Wealthy Story: Forbes The viral video Wealth Inequality in America can best be called propaganda. Dave Maney explains why and mentions an Investor Junkie post.
Why Many Americans Feel Like They’re Getting Poorer: Time Taxes are just one reason Americans feel poorer.