Choose Thinking: A Blog by Dan Gilbert

“For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf, and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.”

- Rudyard Kipling

Archive for ‘Your Money & The Economy’

August 19, 2011

An Idea to Get Our Economy Moving Ahead Quickly

By: Dan Gilbert

I believe there is a quick, easy, no-brainer initiative that both Republicans and Democrats could get behind and would have an immediate significant and positive impact on the U.S. economy, create millions of jobs and have zero negative effect on the federal budget. We are currently in a state where cash is at an all […]

February 10, 2009

Home Life and The Economy: The Hidden Thread…

By: Dan Gilbert

Good Afternoon Folks, I was thinking about how life and the financial markets mimic each other.  You see, those who know my family, know we have a dog. (I think it’s a Pug or a Fug or maybe it’s a German Shepherd… I forgot.) Our five offspring love the aging pooch. Recently, a sequence of […]

October 22, 2008

A Solution to the Housing Crisis, in Fewer Words

By: Dan Gilbert

A few of you have asked for a summary of our Solution to the housing crisis to pass along to friends, family and other interested parties. So here it is — A Solution that Works in fewer words: The Problem At the core of the financial crisis is the housing crisis. The problems in the […]

October 3, 2008

A Solution that Works

By: Dan Gilbert

President Bush signed into law today the hotly-debated financial bailout plan, but in doing so, didn’t solve the real problem. We need to keep homeowners in their homes with affordable monthly mortgage payments and stabilize the “death spiral” in the housing market. Period. That being said, I have a plan. If you like, share it. […]