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If you could instantly visualize your financial future…

…what would you want to see? I recently asked this of an Excel workshop I was teaching. There was one stipulation—nothing speculative, like, “Will I get a raise next year?” or “Will the Dow hit 20,000?” They had just seen an example of saving for a child’s college education, showing progress year-by-year for each plan they tried. 334 more words

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All Aboard the Facebook Train, Next Stop $100

Facebook blew out profit estimates yesterday on in line revenue.  However if you look beyond the headlines and dive into the numbers, It’s really a simple story that will bring Facebook shares to $100: 1) companies are spending more on social media and mobile advertising, 2) the rest of the world is going to catch up to North America in the amount of spend per user, 3) cost control is letting the revenue flow through to profits and 4) this trend is going to accelerate as we head into back to school and the Christmas marketing season.   222 more words

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