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Beware Of Scammers

BOSTON (CBS) – According to AARP, folks over age 65 make up only an eighth of the U.S. population but are a third of all… 370 more words

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Managing risk vs. managing people

“The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that is changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.” 322 more words


Understanding Investors Emotions to Make Better Investment Decisions

(Source: dollarsandsense.sg)

According to the critically acclaimed Sun Tzu’s Art of War, “if you know your enemies and know yourself, you will not be imperilled in a hundred battles”. 1,386 more words

Money Matters

Beware of porn, guns and drugs

__If a business opportunity looks too good to be true, it could be much worse than that!
A friend of mine in South Africa who is into “BEE deals” (as they call them over there, stands for Black Economic Empowerment), called me one morning, very excited: “I have these American guys who want to sell us a company in one of the Caribbean Islands. 575 more words


Sixth investment - Crowdlending auxmoney

After investing into loans with Companisto and Bondora, the third crowdlending platform I am using is auxmoney. The platform offers peer-to-peer loans, was established in 2007 and is one of the oldest players in the German market. 118 more words


Ether has been cleared to trade on the Winklevoss bitcoin exchange

While bitcoin is by far the biggest and most widely known digital currency, another is quickly establishing itself as a serious player.

With a market capitalization of close to $800 million… 344 more words

Sell in May and go away. Or a lesson in the sequence of returns.

This headline crops up every year about this time.  If you haven’t heard it before, it refers to the seasonality of the stock market whereby you sell all your stock holdings in May and reenter in November.   1,263 more words