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Don't Ignore the Upcoming Bear Market

While the financial media tends to be absolutely infatuated with stocks hitting new highs every day, we would do well to pay attention to some ongoing bear markets, Charts are courtesy yahoo finance and marketwatch.com: 218 more words

Stock Market

weekend update


The week started off at SPX 1971. On Monday, due to overnight selling, there was a huge gap down at the open to SPX 1875. 1,557 more words

Elliott Wave

Online Brokers

Good morning!

To kickstart, I decided to first locate a suitable online broker. I’ve been using the demo at Plus500, but haven’t found very encouraging information to convince me to continue using them when I do start for real. 178 more words


Foosball Table / One Story A Day series

One Story A Day is an independent personal project aimed at demonstrating ideas on how business & product storytelling can be done & how effective it is. 245 more words


Volatility, Opportunity, and Risk

This survey was featured in this weekend’s USA Today.

It makes me cringe – “risk” and “opportunity” are apples and oranges. Opportunity is a “favorable juncture of circumstances.” In every day usage, “risk” generally means “a chance of a loss.” However, this was a survey of financial advisers. 214 more words


Illinois Lottery Gives Winners IOU

Is the State of Illinois running out of money, or are lottery payments caught up in legislative red tape? Either way, winners of over $25,000 have to take an IOU. 310 more words


6 steps to financial freedom

1) Surviving

At this stage, may be you just graduate and started a new job. What you should focus now is make sure your expense is less then your income. 373 more words