Ted Bauman was born in the United States of America where he was also brought up. He was brought up in East Coast which stands as the rural area of Maryland shore. One year after his high school education, he immigrated to South Africa. He joined the University of Cape Town where he spent seven years pursuing economics, history and political science. He migrated to South Africa in mid-1980s. This was when the apartheid system was drastically disintegrating. This offered him an opportunity to have a firsthand encounter with political revolution in conjunction with a change in the diverse country. This experience together with his extensive travel across Asian Countries has instilled an outstanding knowledge in a manner that economics, political and interaction between societies towards molding our fortunes.
Ted Bauman decided to shift back into the United States for some years together with his family after the birth of his daughter in 2006. His primary aim objective was to ensure that his daughter gets acquainted with her grandparents as well as her relatives. When he got to the United States, Ted went through recruitment in Atlanta, Georgia for a job with a Non-Governmental Organization where he served for five years. Later on, his father, Bob Bauman got in touch with him and declared that he had a plan to retire from his full-time job of finance writing. This was in 2013, he went on and requested him whether he could attend an audition for a replacement. This is how Ted Bauman became an author at Banyan Hill Publishing. It was called The Sovereign Society back then.
Due to his incredible background in the economics department, Ted Bauman quickly diverted his attention from writing about offshore living and asset protection for investment writing. He has broad interest towards the rules-based investments where algorithms are employed in making the investment decisions unlike the use of emotions. This is how Ted discovered with two rules-based investment services. These rules are Smart Money System and the Alpha Stock Alert. Smart Money System is a section of Ted Bauman Letter while Alpha Stock Alert stands as a standalone service. His newsletter has been positively reviewed, and the testimonies affirm that they are different from other financial newsletters.