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The Event That Will End The Bull Market

The stock market is trading within 2% of its all-time peak reached at the beginning of April. And following an impressive bull market that recently entered its sixth year, it seems that the trauma that was the financial crisis is becoming a distant memory. 149 more words

Market Outlook

Beware of Penny Stock Newsletters

Do you ever see those advertisements that promise you 100%+ return on investments?  Do you ever think that maybe you should give it a try?  Well save your time because most are just “pump and dump” scams.  546 more words

Personal Finance

A quarter of UK teachers bring food into school to help hungry pupils

Richard Garner reports for The Independent:

Teachers are having to bring in food to give their pupils breakfast every day because they are too hungry and exhausted to learn as a result of increased poverty, according to a report out today. 122 more words

UK

Film Review Margin Call (2011)

It’s been a few years since the height of the global recession. The sub-prime crisis and the housing bubble gave way to the single largest one-day point drop in U.S. 758 more words

Film

Things to Read: Wish List Clearance

In Firefox, I keep one bookmarks folder as a wish list, containing links to the Amazon pages of books I would like to read some day. 196 more words

Books

Time to Bring Down the Corporate Giants?

Over the past week, the new CEO of General Motors, Mary Barra, has been in Congress. Unlike most occasions on which a CEO goes to Congress, she is not there to lobby for lighter regulations or to ask for a bail out because of the financial crisis. 615 more words