Break from trading gives an international perspective

Break from trading gives an international perspective

The US and British markets are closed today, US for observation of Memorial day and a Spring Bank Holiday in the UK. This gives US investors a time to see what the world markets do without US economic news and fundamentals affecting trade. With all the talks of the credit …

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House Flipping – Good Investment or Bad?

House Flipping – Good Investment or Bad?

House flippingToday, people everywhere are looking for new and interesting ways to invest their money, in an attempt to get a return on investment or ROI that is much, much larger than what they put in. There are numerous ways to invest in today’s economy, and different investment vehicles tend …

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Gold – The Investor’s Dream

Gold - The Investor’s Dream

It is possible that you have heard ‘leave the investing in gold to the professionals’. Don’t listen to that, they just don’t want you to have a piece of this profitable pie. The interesting thing about gold is that it is a commodity and doesn’t earn interest like your regular …

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A brief encounter with stock exchanges

A brief encounter with stock exchanges

We all hear of these weird abbreviations, with lots of different letters in them that don’t really mean anything to those who do not invest. They are stock exchanges!Okay let’s begin with some of the best known stock exchanges. The London Stock Exchange is the original and one of the …

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