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The Failure Of The Dollar

The US dollar has been shaking for a long time, but now it is losing ground against any other major currency, so it may be time for the creditors of the immense American debt and for investors in dollars for that matter to look elsewhere for reliable holdings and assets. China, the most impressive creditor, with its multi-billion worth American treasuries amassed so far, should definitely offset them with some other holdings, indifferent to the fate of the dollar, which seems to be doomed. Continue reading

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SPX’s Running Correction, Gold’s Setup, Oil Explodes!

The financial markets continue to climb the wall of worry on the back of more Fed Quantitative Easing. Those trying to pick a top in this choppy bull market may prove to be correct for a couple hours but over time the shorts continue to get clobbered. Continue reading

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Saving For Retirement? Consider a 401K

You’re a typical working American, like the millions of others in your situation out there, you probably want to retire as soon as possible. You’re going to need to plan for several decades of savings once you’re retired if you want to be able to accomplish this. Although it is technically an option, if you think its wisest to put a portion of your earnings directly into a savings account, you would be wrong. You’re going to need to learn more about 401K plans for that. Continue reading

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What is Life Planning and how does it work?

Every person has financial goals and objectives. Sometimes it is difficult to priorities which aspects are most important. The term life planning comes from the United States and refers to the concept of holistic financial planning. This is where the clients overall financial situation and objectives are taken into account as opposed to just one aspect. The aim is to get an in depth perspective of the needs from a clients perspective. Continue reading

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Making The Right Investments For Your Retirement

When I was 23 I met one of the vice presidents of the largest bank in Canada. I worked as a reporter and we met for an interview. After introductions he asked me how old I was. Then he suggested that I should be saving up for my retirement. At the time I was perplexed but after a few years I realized how wise of a suggestion that was. Continue reading

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