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Reduce taxes on your investments with these year-end strategies

While tax consequences should never drive investment decisions, it’s critical that they be considered — especially by higher-income taxpayers, who may be facing the 39.6% short-term capital gains rate, the 20% long-term capital gains rate and the 3.8% net investment income tax (NIIT). 153 more words


Stock Market World

One day 4 1/2 years ago I couldn’t stop thinking about this company called Intel.  My mind kept telling me that Intel was a great company and that they had a bright future ahead of them.   935 more words


Penang property market to be resilient on sustained demand


PETALING JAYA: Penang’s property market is expected to stay resilient on the back of sustained demand, especially from Penangites working abroad planning to return and prospective retirees eyeing homes in the state. 528 more words


Malaysian property market is still 'sparkling'


Away from the city: Developers are now turning to more affordable areas outside the Klang Valley like Negri Sembilan.

Continuing an examination of the property sector post Budget 2016, Sunday Star discovers that, despite high prices, investors remain upbeat because demand for property continues to outstrip supply many times over. 2,389 more words


Digital Gold for nerds - Bitcoin

$850.  This is the amount that I’ve made off of my Bitcoin investment recently.  It’s not millions like that of super early adopters of Bitcoin, but I’ll take it.   902 more words


My investment world

So I promised my next post would be on investment vehicles and my perception on different areas of finance and here it is!  I decided to support my concentration by adding 2 pictures of some investment vehicles that have been sticking out in my mind a lot in more recent times.   815 more words


"Stash" Your New Future...

Does your financial institution offer a way to invest? Chances are they do, but how likely are you to sit down on the phone with them, or blindly set up an account online? 202 more words