Saturday Aug 23

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Inside The Markets
  1. Unconventional Drilling Still Has Room To Boom

    For investors, the unconventional drilling boom is the gift that keeps on giving. Despite the recent record production gains, more could be in ...
  2. Finding An Alternative With Currency ETFs

    Despite being the world’s biggest market, most investors have zero exposure to currency. That’s a shame, as the asset class provides plenty of ...
  3. Commodities: Has Their Time Come Again?

    Commodities have spent much of the previous four years in the basement. Does that make them a bargain?
Investing
  1. Cut Your Tax Bill With Donor-Advised Funds

    Beat the tax man come April 15 by investing in a charity-friendly fund.
  2. Herding Tendencies Among Analysts

    Just like private investors, analysts are sometimes guilty of following the herd ...
  3. A Look At Berkshire Hathaway's Many Components

    Berkshire Hathaway has 59 wholly owned subsidiaries and owns big stakes in several ...
  4. Japan ETFs May Radiate To Further Weaken The Yen

    Shinzo Abe expressed a fierce determination to jump start Japan's economy through ...
  5. Finding The Trend With Aroon

    Don't be confused about whether a long-term trend will continue, stall or reverse. ...
  6. Is There A Changing Of The ETF Guard?

    The headlines have focused on the year-to-date gains for the S&P 500 as well as the ...
Personal Finance
  1. Discounts & Coupons You're Missing

    Are you missing out on discounts for medical, entertainment and clothing costs?
  2. An Analysis Of Social Security Benefits And Their Future

    Social Security is a significant driver of the US economy--as good a reason as any to make sure you understand it!
  3. Get the Best Savings Interest Rates For You

    How do you choose between market deposit accounts, CDs and traditional savings accounts?
  4. Cut Your Tax Bill With Donor-Advised Funds

    Beat the tax man come April 15 by investing in a charity-friendly fund.
  5. Using The Social Security Website To Get Answers

    The Social Security website is full of useful information. To save you time, here's a guide – and links – to finding answers ...
  6. Time To Consolidate Your Student Loans?

    Use these strategies to decide whether consolidating your student loans makes sense for you – and what to do next if it does.
Active Trading
  1. Herding Tendencies Among Analysts

    Just like private investors, analysts are sometimes guilty of following the herd and failing to think independently.
  2. Finding The Trend With Aroon

    Don't be confused about whether a long-term trend will continue, stall or reverse.
  3. Trading Volatile Stocks with Technical Indicators

    Short-term traders seek volatility because of the profit potential, which leads to two common questions. How do I find volatile ...
  4. Selling Premium As Small Caps Play Catch Up

    In our recent article we pointed out a divergence between the small cap Russell 2000 and the S&P 500. However, the divergence ...
  5. The NASDAQ Pre-Market: What You Need To Know

    Curious about pre-market or extended-hours trading? Here's a quick guide so you'll know what to expect.
  6. The Rise And Fall Of The Shadow Banking System

    We look at the evolution, failure and fallout from the shadow banking system.
Forex
  1. Is the Fed Closer to Raising Rates?

    DailyFX.com - As the debate over the time frame for the first Fed rate hike heats up, we look at what the various members ...
  2. Weekly Trading Forecast: Can the Dollar Extend its Bull Trend?

    DailyFX.com - Dollar’s Best Rally in 18 Months Will Stall Without Catalyst Looking into the dollar’s backdrop, ...
Forex Education
  1. What Would Have To Happen For The Iraqi Dinar To Become A Stable Investment?

    What factors would cause price changes in the controversial Iraqi dinar?
  2. The Best Places To Exchange Currency

    Unexpected fees for changing currency can blow your foreign-travel budget. Follow these strategies to ...
  3. How do you buy Bitcoins?

    Many people have heard of this virtual cryptocurrency, but few know all the ways you can purchase Bitcoin.
 
Dictionary Term Of The Day
  1. Pension Risk Transfer

    When a defined benefit pension provider offloads some or all of the plan’s risk – e.g.: retirement payment liabilities to former employee beneficiaries. The plan sponsor can do this by offering ...
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    Why You Should Invest In Green Energy Right Now

    A new report shows how far renewables will count toward filling our energy needs. Is now the time to invest in green energy?
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    How Visa Counts On Your Credit Card Balance

    Offering free one-month loans so people can buy stuff seems like the worst business model imaginable...until the grace period ends. Then it's pure gold.
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    Bitcoin Vocab: What is a Blockchain?

    A blockchain is a public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions that have ever been executed.
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    How To Plan For The Charitable Giving Boom

    Of the $58 trillion that will be passed over the next several decades, $26 trillion could go to charity. Here's how to plan for that huge shift.
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    Special Trusts For Special Needs

    If you or someone you love has a disability, these trusts can help ease the cost of care.
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    The Pros And (Mostly) Cons Of Early Retirement

    Many people dream of retiring early, but it isn't for everyone. Here's how to decide if it makes sense for you.
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    Coffee: The Cost Of A Cup

    A look at what goes into the cost of coffee.
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    Why Gold Has Always Had Value

    Gold has an allure and a price tag, but with no real intrinsic value, why do we consider it so precious and valuable? Explore the answer.
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    A Guide To Day Trading On Margin

    Buying on margin is a good option if you don't have the cash to day trade.
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    Apple? Google? Tesla? Which Will Be The First To Reach A $1 Trillion Market ...

    What would it take for a company to be the first to grab the coveted $1 trillion market-cap crown?
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    Know Cost Of Living B4 Taking A Relocation Package

    Is that promotion or new job worth taking? Before accepting the salary and relocation package, calculate what it really costs to live in that new area.
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    Find The Best Home Insurance Quotes

    Home insurance rates are on the rise. Analysts expect the cost to insure your home will continue to inch upward, putting a strain on your budget.