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Market for short-term debt securities, such as banker's acceptances, commercial paper, repos, negotiable certificates of deposit, and Treasury Bills with a maturity of one year or ... Read more

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Peer Pressure in the Investing World

by Warren Buffett

The important qualities you need are intelligence, patience, and interest, but the biggest thing is to be rational. In '97-8, people weren't rational. People got caught up with wha ...

Turn Your Business Into a More Investable Commodity

People being willing to invest in your business is the litmus test of whether you’re on to something that is working or not. That makes it vital that...

Pros and Cons of a Demo Account in Forex

Several forex brokers and experts advise you to practice and hone your forex skills by creating a demo forex account first. A demo forex account is a sort of a ...

Future Tax Issues with Options

Tax problems and strategies have been made very complex by the current tax rules and, hopefully, future reforms will simplify those rules or make them easier to...

The Setup Signal

Swing trading depends on the setup, a buy or sell signal based on at least three days’ worth of indications. Setups occur as well in combinations. In othe...

Judging the Put

Time works against all option buyers. Not only will your option expire within a few months, but time value will decline even if the stock’s price does not...

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