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Investing in Gold the Smart Way

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When it comes to investing in gold there are a number of different ways in which you can participate in the underlying movements of the infamous yellow metal. However, not all gold investments are created equal, and if you choose the wrong type you can end up with a seriously under-performing asset -- even if the price of gold moves in your favor.

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When the Market Crashes, Start Looking for the next Winners

Monday April 14, 2014

Technology is what drives the buying and selling in today's stock market.  This can cause what would otherwise be normal, controlled pullbacks to turn into mini-crashes.  It's during these periods when you should be using relative strength to find the next wave of market leaders.

Are You Asking the Wrong Questions about Your Stocks?

Monday March 31, 2014

Anyone who has kids knows that one of their favorite things to ask is "Why?"  Investors in the stock market ask the same question, but not only is it the wrong question to ask, but there is no answer to it.  If you want to be a more successful investor, learn to ask "what" instead.

It's Time to Turn off the Financial News Shows

Monday March 31, 2014

There was a time in this great land where if you wanted to be a savvy investor you had to stay up on the events of the stock market by watching financial new shows.  There was also a time in this great country when you had to ride a horse if you wanted go anywhere far.  Both of those times are gone.  And once you find out what goes on behind the scenes of a financial TV program, trust me, you will never want to watch one again.

An Options Book Every Stock Investor Should Read

Friday March 28, 2014

Part of the process of becoming a good stock investor is constantly learning about the markets and keeping your mind open to new and different sources of information.  A new book entitled "Trading Options: Using Technical Analysis to Design Winning Trades" may not seem like it has anything to offer an equities only investor, but it actually is a must read even for investors who never plan on trading an option.

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