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May 1, 2016

Well, the past couple of days, the stock market went down.  However, most of our holdings are still above the 10 month EMA (Exponential Moving Average), so we’ll hang on. 140 more words

Investing

Learning Curves & Setting Goals

I am no stranger to the process of learning new skills and consider myself a life-long learner.  So when the idea of becoming a day trader was presented to me recently, I felt the challenge of taking on a new skill set but the satisfaction of a calculated risk.   436 more words

Day Trading

How to Buy Your First Stock with $2,000

The first thing you should do when starting a new job is to open a 401K account if you can.  (If not, there are probably other, similar options such as a 403b account.)  With the 401k, because this is our retirement savings, we can’t afford to take the kind of risks that we can take with our regular investment account.  862 more words

Investing

#MarketTiming - Stocks long

Quite a reversal day in the stock market today.  Getting hard to get a sell off of any kind despite the many signs there is one coming. 69 more words

Finance

How to Select Your First Stock or Invest with $2,000

Dear Smallivy,

In your 4th February 2013 you wrote:

“​If you are willing to learn to invest in individual stocks, $2000 is enough to buy shares in one company in the $10-$18 range.   876 more words

Investing

Must Read of the Day: Secondary Income – Q1 2016 Update

After writing the previous post updating our first quarter dividends, I realized some of you may be interested in an update on our other side income streams. 38 more words

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