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Why Buy Gold?

The United States alone has a huge debt reaching trillions. The dollar is losing its value in every industry you turn to because they are all affected by this debt. 428 more words

Gold Backed IRA

Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

Here is the oldest conventional bank in the world; the oldest at least in Western recorded history and the oldest thing resembling a conventional bank. It dates from a time when Italy was the banking center of the Western world. 301 more words


History of Economics: What Caused the Dotcom Bubble to Burst?

The dotcom bubble was the mess that came before the great mess between 2008 and 2009 when stocks took a turn for the worst. From early 1998 through February 2000, the Internet sector earned over 1000 percent in returns on its stocks. 407 more words

The EPS House of Cards: Tricks of the Trade

As we enter the quarterly ritual of the tsunami of earnings reports, investors will be combing through the financial reports. Due to the flood of information, and increasingly shorter and shorter investment time horizons, much of investors’ focus will center on a few quarterly report metrics – primarily earnings per share (EPS), revenues, and forecasts/guidance (if provided). 889 more words


Online Stock Trading Platforms (as reported by Mike Jelinek on thesimpledollar.com)

Investing in the stock market on your own is not for everyone, but for those people out there that take the time to learn how to invest intelligently, there is a decision to make outside of what to invest in: where to do the investing. 63 more words


Downtown Las Vegas-The Local's Best Kept Secret

When I first relocated to Las Vegas seven years ago it didn’t take very long for me to realize that the city is more than just the Strip. 302 more words

Las Vegas Real Estate

Americans have fallen in love with real estate once again

According to Gallup, Americans think real estate is the best long-term investment. Unfortunately, they’re wrong.

FORTUNE — As the real estate market recovers, so does America’s faith in housing as an investment. 620 more words

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