Question of the Day Podcast

...Question of the Day is the show for listeners who are short on time and long on curiosity. It’s a fast-paced conversation between author and entrepreneur James Altucher and...

A Frog in the Salad

...matter has made its way through,” she added. In our podcast, Dubner’s friend James Altucher had an interesting perspective on how things like this happen: ALTUCHER: This is a growth issue,...

The Best Trader in the World Worked for Bernie Madoff

...Photo: Shiny Things This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . The night Bernie Madoff...

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)...

Ten Reasons Why I Would Never Donate to a Major Charity (How to Be a Superhero, Part 2)

...Photo: Katherine Johnson This is a cross-post from James Altucher‘s blog Altucher Confidential. His previous appearances on the Freakonomics blog can be found here . “Giving to Charity” is...

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...

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...