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The Best Investment for the Demise of Big Oil

The Best Investment for the Demise of Big Oil

When’s the last time you looked at the price of crude oil? How about natural gas prices? With all the crazy things going on in the world right now, it’s easy to overlook something as mundane as the oil & gas markets. Sure, the fossil fuel industry grabbed some headlines due to the intense hurricane […]

Buy These 3 Stocks Before the Next Big Computer Hack

Buy These 3 Stocks Before the Next Big Computer Hack

According to a Lloyds of London report issued in July, a global cyber attack could result in damages of as much as $121.4 billion. But based on the growing frequency of such cyber attacks and hacks, this estimate will likely turn out to be too conservative. The reason is straightforward. The world’s volume of data […]

Buy These 5 REITs Increasing Dividends in October

Buy These 5 REITs Increasing Dividends in October

My dividend driven investment strategies are very focused on finding, owning and sometimes trading dividend paying stocks that regularly –or irregularly– increase their dividend rate. You can put some extra pop into your brokerage account value by purchasing shares of growing dividend stocks before they come out with their next dividend increase announcement. The real […]

3 Stocks and 1 ETF for Profits From the Bitcoin Surge

3 Stocks and 1 ETF for Profits From the Bitcoin Surge

Things have certainly got interesting lately for the leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, and the investor rush into initial coin offerings (ICOs). For those of you unfamiliar with ICOs, they are somewhat similar to an IPO… but with a cryptocurrency twist. To put it simply, an ICO is a fundraising by a start-up company that gives ‘investors’ […]

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The Cheapest Trade With the Return of Volatility

For investors, the summer doldrums are officially over. It’s not just the start of September signaling the end of the market’s slow period. There’s been a noticeable uptick in major news items – most of them not good. The biggest market moving news is coming out of North Korea, where the military supposedly detonated a […]

How to Avoid 5 Common Investing Mistakes

How to Avoid 5 Common Investing Mistakes

Investing is not a game. The stakes are very real. If you make a mistake, real money is lost… money that you have worked very hard to attain. Mess up here and you can foul up your plans for your ‘golden years’ Or perhaps helping your children with skyrocketing college costs. Or whatever you’re planning […]