How to Eat What You Kill

...(AbleStock.com) This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . Life only tastes good when you...

Nine Ways to Guarantee Success (And Failure)

...This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . I really blew it and everyone knows...

The Forever Portfolio

...The Forever Portfolio, spotted this week in the Nashville airport. Our friend James Altucher has a new book out, The Forever Portfolio, which is an investment book — the...

Is JungleSmash the New Madison Avenue?

...as well. JungleSmash is a little experiment from my friend James Altucher, whom I’ve written about here and here. From JungleSmash James also started Stockpickr.com, the first user-generated investing site,...

Jim Cramer [Hearts] Stockpickr.com

...behind Mad Money and TheStreet.com, where Altucher is a columnist, also likes Stockpickr — enough to take a piece of Stockpickr’s action. Congrats to James. (Hat tip: Matt Hertz)...

The 100 Rules for Being an Entrepreneur

...Photo: Digital Vision This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . If you Google...

For Madoff, Reputation Is Apparently a One-Way Street

...Our friend James Altucher, in an interview at Yahoo!’s Tech Ticker, talks about visiting Bernie Madoff and his son Mark back in early 2005 to pitch them his fund...

Friends With Cool Websites

...My friend James Altucher has probably never had to have a resume in his life, but if he did it would include: teen chess whiz, computer-science guy, web filmmaker...

How to Become a Superhero (Or…Why I Would Never Donate to a Major Charity)

...This is a crosspost from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. Here are his previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog.   A few years ago, there was a story in...

How Prevalent Is Insider Trading? And What's to Be Done About It? A Freakonomics Quorum

...to insider trading, law enforcement officers will be the beneficiaries. James Altucher is the managing director of Formula Capital, an asset management firm and fund of hedge funds. He is...