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How a Man Earns and Spends His Money

by Robert J. Mccracken

Get to know two things about a man. How he earns his money and how he spends it. You will then have the clue to his character. You will have a searchlight that shows up the inmost ...

Fundamental Analysis Problems

The problem with fundamental analysis is that it is difficult to convert the input into a specific price prediction output. This is especially true if the infor...

The Flexibility of Options

Options have dozens of uses beyond the basic strategies. They can be used to open spreads, for example. These are strategies consisting of opening two or more d...

Valuable Strategies

A contrarian approach can be as simple as the technical observations of price swings made in a swing trading or day trading strategy, or far more complicated ba...

Combined Techniques: Creative Risk Management

Options strategies are varied and flexible and run the gamut from highly speculative to extremely conservative. This explains a large part of the appeal of opti...

Modifying Your Risk Tolerance

Recognizing common mistakes in approaches to investing is a good starting point in determining how not to approach stock and options investing. All of the mista...

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