Archives for September 2012

Currency Trading – An Increasingly Popular Investment Option

There are so many different investment instruments available today that it can be difficult to determine which is right for you. If you only have a small amount of investment capital that you are using as a means to get your “feet wet” in the … [Read more...]

Trend: Critical Thought Increases Innovation and Improves Leadership

Running a business requires more than sound formulas. While there are plenty of time-tested methods for getting things started, it takes an extra something to create a business that not only survives but thrives in various economic conditions. There … [Read more...]

Trends: Gold Buying to Resume & FED to Double Balance Sheet Again

Gold Buying- Thomson Reuters GFMS, a leading precious metals consultancy,  has forecast that gold buying by investors will continue at record levels for the remainder of 2012. GFMS produces the benchmark supply and demand statistics for the gold … [Read more...]

How To Invest In Tax Liens

Tax Liens- Every homeowner, has to pay property taxes. If these taxes aren't paid, the city or county imposes a tax lien against the property. Some states allow investors to purchase tax lien certificates at auction. As an investor buying these … [Read more...]

Housing Needs a One Handed Economist

Harry Truman in a fit of exasperation over the advice he was getting from his economic adviser said that what he really needed was a one-handed economist. This stems from a tendency of economic analysis to offer alternatives simultaneously, creating … [Read more...]

Basic Facts of Forex Trading

Forex trading is mainly considered an over the counter financial market, aka. "off-exchange trading" this means that trades are conducted directly between two parties. This is contrasted with exchange trading, which occurs via facilities constructed … [Read more...]

MIT Develops Simple, Fast, Efficient Method of Cleaning Up Oil Spills

New Oil Spill Clean-up Technique Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have proposed a new oil spill clean-up technique which is set to be simple, fast, and energy efficient. MIT hopes to use magnets to strip the oil from … [Read more...]

Afghanistan’s Natural Resources Could Spark Civil War

It is estimated that Afghanistan contains reserves of natural resources, such as oil, gold, iron ore, copper, lithium, etc., which could be worth trillions of dollars, and offers hope for the future to many of the country's poor villages which are … [Read more...]

Oil Market Bottoming?

Will John Fredriksen's $11 Billion Gamble Pay Off? John Fredriksen, the shipping magnate worth $13.2 billion is one of the most powerful, respected, and even feared men in the global oil and gas market. He controls the world's largest fleet of … [Read more...]

Preparing for Retirement at 30-Something?

Retirement- While in your 30s most of us are not concerned with retirement or how you will make ends meet when you are 65. But it is more important than you know to start early in order to get your ducks in a row to make sure your golden years are, … [Read more...]