Are We Truly Free? | the tao of skwealthacademy podcast, epi_014

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

by Today, in Episode 14 of the Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, I discuss the philosophical question of whether or not we are actually any more free than the prisoners of Plato’s Cave even though the vast majority of us have freedom of choice. It is not the lack of options in our lives that make […]

The 3 Elements to Live a Fearless, Valuable Life | The Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, Epi_012

Monday, August 20th, 2018

by Today, in Episode 12 of the Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, I discuss the 3 elements necessary to live a fearless, valuable life – community, self-education, and love. I elaborate on why those in power economically and politically in all nations are so intent on ensuring that these 3 elements are missing from all of […]

To Thrive During these Currency Wars, Don’t Believe Your Own Hype (Lessons Learned From Rousey v. Holm)

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

by To thrive during the currency wars, we can’t become a victim of believing in our own hype. Today, markets demand flexibility and adaptability to cope with extremely volatile asset price behavior. Believing our own hype will lead to a rigid refusal to adapt and an unhealthy adherence to failing strategies. Today, I’d like to […]

The Problem With Education Today…And How to Win a SmartWealth Academy Scholarship

Friday, November 13th, 2015

by We will be introducing the SmartKnowledgeU SmartWealth Academy before the end of this year as an alternate and competitive education choice to not only all college and university business and all graduate MBA programs but also as an alternate choice to typical professional continuing education programs such as Certified Financial Planner and Chartered Financial […]

SmartKnowledgeU Podcast #10: Free Your Mind

Monday, June 1st, 2015

by Welcome to SmartKnowledgeU Podcast #10, Free Your Mind. For many of us, almost every single belief we hold about religion, politics, financial markets, war, law, morality was fed to us by another human being, and not something that we arrived upon from our own path of critical thought. This is not only an extremely […]

SmartKnowledgeU Podcast #2: The Necessity of Diversity to Understanding Truth

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

by In SmartKnowledgeU Podcast #2, we discuss The Necessity of Diversity to Understanding Truth. Without realizing it, many of us lead remarkably non-diverse lives. We go to work and socialize with the same people in our office after work. If we socialize with people outside our office, often it is with people still in our […]

Become a Divergent Thinker: Are Bankers Plotting World War to Preserve USD Hegemony?

Friday, July 25th, 2014

by I have no doubt that divergent thinkers will be best positioned to not only survive the next financial crisis but that they will exit it in the best position as well. Why? Because today we are overwhelmed with banker-sponsored government propaganda regarding “recovering economies”, robust stock markets and real estate markets that are over-inflated, […]

Why We Fail to Understand the Truth

Monday, July 21st, 2014

by Knowledge has always been power. That’s why those in power in governments all over the world today are obsessed with obscuring real knowledge and the truth from its citizens. However the truth is out there, especially on the internet. Most people just ignore it and instead embrace the lies spread on mainstream media. If […]

The Five Elements to Understanding the Truth About Everything

Monday, March 10th, 2014

by (Reminder: We have noticed that a lot of sites have been posting our full articles without our permission on their sites. Please read the terms and conditions of our republishing rights at and abide by these rules. Our staff will be contacting all sites that have illegally reprinted our full articles to request […]

Connect the Dots: The Power of the Lone Dissenter to Produce Positive Change

Friday, February 7th, 2014

A lone dissenter can produce positive change and can even help to re-focus protests that lack vision on pertinent salient issues.

Does Your Gang Affiliation Prevent You From Thinking Clearly?

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

by Whether we will admit it or not, a lot of us engage in gang member-like thinking that destroys our ability to divergently think, critically think and even consider the truth when the truth challenges the group-think of the “gang”. Ishmael Cisneros, a member of the notorious global crime syndicate, the Mara Salvatrucha, better known […]

The Age of Deceit: The Misappropriation of Our Freedoms, Part 2

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

by Most people’s opinions about major political events are based upon the news that they access through mass news distribution channels. Unfortunately mass news distribution channels are all owned by the ruling class that have a biased agenda and therefore can rarely, if ever, be counted on to distribute the truth. As former CNN journalist […]

Independent v. Mainstream News: A Choice of Being Informed v. Being Re-Educated

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

by One of the truths we teach in our upcoming SmartWealth Academy, an online education alternative to traditional brick-and-mortar business colleges and universities, is that there is almost zero truth in mainstream media. Unfortunately, the basis of most people’s opinions are formulated by “news” they source from the lies propagated by mainstream media, and thus, […]