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The Top Three Alternative Investments

Throughout life, we are presented with several investment opportunities. From stocks and bonds to purchasing a home or adding money to your 401K, there are several types of investment opportunities available. However, there also exist some lesser known alternative investment strategies. These alternative investments provide diversity to your portfolio, improve your risk management efforts, and …

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Can India’s Economic Growth Continue?

India’s economy is growing at the fastest pace of all the world’s major economic powers. It’s currency continues to gain value, and Moody’s recently raised its credit outlook. The prime minister has instituted reforms to boost employment and business, all while foreign debt is down. The country’s brisk growth continues even during a shaky time …

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Dads, Your Kids Need These 5 Financial Lessons

American students score in the bottom half on every international test of financial literacy. This is not a promising signal about the future financial health of the United States. Although many high schools now offer personal finance courses, they are required in only four states. Most students report that they expect to learn about personal finance …

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Why the First Crash Happened: The Speculative Boom and Gambling Instead of Investing

The first stock market crash occurred in 1929. There is much debate as to what caused the market to nosedive. An honest economist will testify that there is no single reason why the market crashed. The truth is that there are a number of catalysts that combined to cause the massive market drop. Let’s take …

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Commodities Trading Strategy Review For 2014

Take a look at this commodities trading strategy and how it performed in 2014. Featuring real brokerage statements, market charts, and trade secrets, this 2014 review shows the overall monthly performance of a commodity futures trading strategy and how you can trade successfully in the markets. Want to view more videos like this? Subscribe to …

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Oil Prices: Ready to Rebound?

Now would hardly seem the time to be investing in oil. Since June of 2014, oil prices have fallen from more than $100 per barrel to less than $50. American fracking companies risk defaulting on their loans while countries like Russia and Venezuela, whose economies depend on oil exports, face economic collapse. Dependence on oil …

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How Oil Prices Will Affect Interest Rates and Investments Within US

Amid chaos in politics and foreign policy, oil prices continue to fluctuate and slowly raise behind the scenes. While oil production soars, US officials warn of a potential collapse due to overproduction, and actions around the world are changing how the US oil prices are determined. Before trying to divine the future of oil prices …

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