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Investing in Luxury Homes

To live in luxury it is important to invest wisely so that your luxury home investment increases over time. Finding an area that will weather financial storms and provide you the quality of life you are looking for is never easy but it is worth doing.
All too often slick marketing campaigns try to draw people to an area. They promise you a lot but fall short on delivery. Many companies that do this will ask you to commit to buy even before the foundation is laid for one home in …

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Investing in the Uncertainty of the Financial Markets

Are You Ready to Invest in the Financial Markets?
The world is currently experiencing a time of widespread economic uncertainty. With anaemic global growth rates, excessive government debt, and an aggressive policy of monetary expansion the scene is set for an interesting period of investment in the stock markets. It comes as no surprise that technology analysts and fund managers are more vocal in their opinion that a tech bubble is about to pop. This would leave a massive sector of the global economy vulnerable, with Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Alibaba, …

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[24 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Euro/USD Exchange Volatility Follows Greek Uncertainty | ]
Euro/USD Exchange Volatility Follows Greek Uncertainty

Uncertainty in the Greek economy is nothing new. Greece has been in recession since 2010, at least partly caused by the collapse of international investments in the country.
The country struggles with debt as high as 175 percent of GDP and is struggling to pay back its creditors: the European Union (EU), the European Central Bank (ECB), and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
In addition to debt, the Greek economy suffers from structural issues such as powerful cartels and government unions, as well as stifling regulations that make it difficult for foreigners …

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[2 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Investment Opportunties Every 20-Something Should Know | ]
Investment Opportunties Every 20-Something Should Know

As a 20-something, you know the value of money. By now, you will have realized that money offers you stability. Sorting out your finances is not the only thing you can do for your bank account. Have you ever considered investing some cash into a project. You might not think that investments are for young people, but they are. If you have any excess income, you can use it to create financial stability for your future. What could be better than that? Let’s take a look at some of the …

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[22 May 2015 | Comments Off on Common Mistakes Made By First-Time Investors | ]
Common Mistakes Made By First-Time Investors

Investment is a good way to plan for your future, and the earlier you start, the more you will get out of it. Saying that, there are some common mistakes made by first-time investors that can be costly. Here are five of them.
Investing In The First Place
Before you start any investment plan, make sure you pay off debts first. The return you get on the vast majority of investments – whether stocks, cash or bonds – will be dwarfed by the interest you pay on your debts. That means that …

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[7 May 2015 | Comments Off on Blue Chip Stocks | ]
Blue Chip Stocks

Most nonprofit foundations, retirees, and financially responsible individuals choose blue chip investments. They choose these investments because they yield high profits over a long period of time. The term blue chip investment came from the game of poker. In poker, the most valuable chip is the blue, and the most valuable investment is the blue chip investment.
Benefits of a Blue Chip Stock
A blue chip stock is stock in a company that is established, to confirm if they are established you can look at their earning records for the past several …

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[21 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Investing in entertainment: Turning your hobby into a promising portfolio | ]
Investing in entertainment: Turning your hobby into a promising portfolio

Investing in entertainment can be quite a profitable venture if done correctly. This is where you as an investor can turn your hobby into a promising portfolio. Your hobby may be movies, music or sports, and getting involved in the investment side of something you love may provide not only financial reward, but also great personal satisfaction.
Risk management in entertainment sector investments
When undertaking investments in the entertainment sector, it is important to have a good risk management strategy. This is because some of the investments may be capital intensive, and …

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Play to Learn & Make Learning Pay

It can take quite a while to get to the point where someone can feel comfortable playing the markets. For many such reservations are enough to keep them out of the market for good. It can seem as though wading through all the complexity and learning a whole new vocabulary is more trouble than its worth.
Needless to say, this is a mistake. There are, however, ways to soften the blow, to develop a familiarity with the way markets and market operators work and thereby to open up the possibility of …