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Fund Manager Ron Pollack on Friends and Family

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of meeting the man, Ron Pollack (http://www.ronpollack.net), who had set up what was at one time one of the largest hedge funds in the US, peaking at over a billion dollars...

Debt Management Finding Hope

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Debt is a four-letter word that puts us on parole for the rest of our lives. The cost of living alone is so demanding that debt mounts, mounts, mounts, and breaks us with each heaping rise. We have to pay folding money, pay for apparel, food, gasoline, Uncle Sam fees, rent, installment credit, car payments, institution, etc, that sometimes it is next to impossible not to find yourself humming this four-letter word...

Shares - Should I, Shouldn't I?

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Buying Shares You should consider buying shares only if: * You have at least one year's income saved and available on demand You need to have instantly accessible savings to pay for the unexpected. The unexpected can include funerals, washing machines or repairs to the car after an accident...

Day Trading Forum Basics

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

If you are interested to be at a day trading firm, you can jump into a day trading forum and have it as your training ground. Day trading can be a very confusing field and will require you to have a lot of knowledge...

Part-Time Trading – The Best Paying Side Job You Could Have

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

I†m going to tell you a little story. In March of this year I was looking at the markets, reviewing the price charts to see if there was anything worth trading. In this particular instance it was the foreign exchange (forex) market I was scanning and I did come across an interesting development...

Best Mortgage Interest Rate

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

The term mortgage in everyday lingo, is used to mean 'mortgage loan'.The word mortgage has now become the generic term for a loan secured by real property. A mortgage is similar to that of a secured loan...

Is Your Special Needs Child Included in Your Estate Plan?

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

You have undoubtedly made provisions for how your beneficiaries or guardians will handle your finances in the event of your death or disability. You†ve appointed a guardian for your young children and you†ve outlined instructions for how to handle your child†s education, finances and other expenses...

Deauville LaMagnifique

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Les grands hà tels de Las Vegas, Macao et Monte Carlo font tout pour obtenir le privilà ge de les faire jouer. Ils sont la source assurà de gros profits car statistiquement, ils vont perdre. Les hà tels n'hà sitent pas à mettre à leur disposition un avion privà pour les faire venir ainsi que leurs meilleures suites...

Retire Early With Financial Planning Dos And Donts

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

It is a well known fact that nothing is permanent in this world. Everything is ephemeral. That is why it is always best to have backups, especially financial ones, in case things go out of hand. Hence, a good financial planning for your retirement is the most feasible idea in order for you to save for the future...

Refinance Mortgage - Now could be a good time to refinance

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

The mortgage market is currently experiencing an increase in rates as 30 year mortgages rates push slightly over six percent, and 15 year mortgages move over the 5.50 level. Both of these loan rates assume that you would be putting 20% down at borrowing, which is customary amongst most commercial lenders...