Tag Archives: Advice

  • What Should I Do?
    Billy Rioux: Log-Home-Adventures

    #1 Tips For Building Log Homes

    21 Log Cabin Builders Share Their Thoughts
    by Jason

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 8:45 PM


    Ever dreamed of building a sustainable and beautiful log home?   Want to have a small cabin in an off-grid homestead?  Below are the #1 tips and pieces of advice from 21 log cabin owners, builders and manufacturers for making your log cabin project a success! We really hope you find useful insights and knowledge to use and apply when building your log cabin home.

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    Financial recommendations – a brief look back at 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Thursday, January 1, 2009, 10:26 PM


    Eleven months ago, in February 2008, I led a conference at Rowe (MA) along with Becca Martenson and Alejandro Levins. At that time, the current financial crisis was not even on the radar screen for most journalists and investment houses.

    We made these financial recommendations:

    • Reduce exposure to equities
    • 10-50% of “Nest Egg” in Gold
    • Watch the markets carefully! Know what to look for.
    • 3 months’ expenses “out of the bank” and in cash (and remaining money in SAFER banks)

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