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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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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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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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Iron Condor Probability Analysis in Volatile Markets

Today we’ll be talking about standard deviation and probabilities when it comes to option trading. Most option traders use analytical software to analyze their trades before they put them on. But there’s something that most traders do not think of. When we use standard deviations in the popular option software that is out on the market, we don’t usually consider that the software is not aware of the current market trend. Most people that trade the stock market are aware of technical analysis. Well, your average options analytical software does not incorporate charting and trends when it calculates probability. Continue reading

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