Gas Prices Soar; Who’s Really To Blame?

Prices are rising, and the Biden Administration is blaming gas station owners, energy executives, “profiteers” and others. This episode of What’s Ahead examines the ugly phenomenon of governments looking for scapegoats for inflation when their own policies are largely responsible. Scapegoats have been blamed throughout history for a society’s economic woes: Christians in Ancient Rome;…

Post-Claim California Private Retirement Plan To Protect Debtor’s Non-Exempt Assets Held To Be A Sham In Gluck

A Retirement Plan Is For Retirement, Not Asset Protection getty I first wrote about California private retirement plans some seven years ago in my article, The California Private Retirement Plan: Separating Fact From Fiction (12/28/2015). That article predicted the misuse of private retirement plans as asset protection vehicles, and that the California courts would make…