Friday Aug 29

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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. Matching Investing Risk Tolerance To Personality

    Understanding risk tolerance is crucial to the advisor/client relationship and any ...
  2. How Advisors Can Fill The Talent Gap

    Financial planning firms are seeing increased demand for their services just as a ...
  3. Investing In Natural Gas? Eye ETFs, Seasonality

    When considering natural gas extraction companies and the commodity itself, what ...
  4. Fracking ETFs Or Drilling Services Stocks?

    Hydraulic fracturing — otherwise known as fracking — is a hot topic. But how to invest ...
  5. How To Use The Top Yahoo! Finance Tools

    Yahoo has a set of tools that rival the professional ones so individuals are not ...
  6. Getting On The Right Side Of The P/E Ratio Trend

    Buying at the right time is crucial, but how do we know when that is?
Personal Finance
  1. Rules For Having A Health Savings Account (HSA)

    Do you qualify? What does it cover? How to see if it makes sense to sign up for a High-Deductible Health Plan with a Health ...
  2. The Path To Becoming A CEO

    Think you have what it takes to be chief executive? Find out what those at the top have in common.
  3. How Advisors Can Fill The Talent Gap

    Financial planning firms are seeing increased demand for their services just as a talent shortfall becomes more pronounced. ...
  4. What Is Sallie Mae And How Does It Work?

    Sallie Mae is the only game in town for some would-be college students seeking loans, so it's not surprising that it's got ...
  5. Eligible For Social Security And A Pension? Lucky! (Or Confused)

    Two critical rules for Americans whose work history qualifies them for both Social Security retirement benefits and a government ...
  6. Managing A 529 Plan Based On College Expectations

    529 Plans are a popular way to save for college. Here's how to be strategic about how to fund them, depending on your children ...
Active Trading
  1. Matching Investing Risk Tolerance To Personality

    Understanding risk tolerance is crucial to the advisor/client relationship and any good investment policy statement.
  2. Getting On The Right Side Of The P/E Ratio Trend

    Buying at the right time is crucial, but how do we know when that is?
  3. Curious About Stock Index Futures? Read This First

    You've mastered investing in individual stocks...now what? If you like a challenge, consider stock index futures. Just be ...
  4. 5 Tips For Recession House Hunters

    Follow these five tips to get a leg up on rival bargain hunters.
  5. What The Dow Means And Why We Calculate It The Way We Do

    Investors worldwide refer to the Dow every single day, but do you know why we use that formula?
  6. Mortgages: Fixed-Rate Versus Adjustable-Rate

    Both of these have advantages and disadvantages depending on your financial needs and prospects.
Forex
  1. EUR/USD plummets and breaks a new daily low

    FXStreet (Guatemala) - EUR/USD is trading at 1.3143, down -0.28% on the day, having posted a daily high at 1.3197 and low ...
  2. The Weekly Volume Report: Near-Term Volume Profile Supportive of USD/JPY

    DailyFX.com - Talking Points Volume trends weigh on EUR/USD USD/JPY consolidates on below average volume USD/CHF sees new ...
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. Maintenance Margin

    The minimum amount of equity that must be maintained in a margin account. In the context of the NYSE and FINRA, after an investor has bought securities on margin, the minimum required level of margin is ...
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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.