Is it a Good Time to Invest in Stocks?

More than two thousand years ago, the Greek sage and philosopher Epictetus counseled, “It is impossible for anyone to begin to learn what he thinks he already knows.”

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Triple Your Money on Low Natural Gas Prices

A tremendous opportunity is opening up – right now – in a small niche of America’s energy sector.

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Turbocharge Your Dividend Strategy

Despite what most investors think, owning shares of strong companies that pay great dividends is not the secret to higher yields. There’s a far better strategy…

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Why you shouldn’t be surprised if the unemployment rate rises

A few weeks ago the Labor Department reported that the US jobless rate dropped to 8.3% in January. This is the fifth month in a row the nation’s unemployment rate has fallen and it is presently at the lowest level since February 2009. As a result, many people are optimistic that the US economy is recovering more quickly than previously thought. However, that’s not necessarily the case. If you take a closer look at these unemployment numbers you will see […]

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Ways To Make Money Post Retirement

Retirement is often a double-edged sword. As much as you cannot wait to have some well deserved rest and relaxation, it can swiftly turn to boredom and inactivity. Find out what others are doing to stave off full retirement, but still enjoy their golden years! Yahoo Finance suggests.. Nearly three-fourths of Americans expect to work after retirement, according to a recent Allstate/National Journal poll that examines the changing view of retirement in the wake of the financial crisis. Just over half say they will work […]

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Why More Americans Are Renting Their Homes To Get Wealthier

New American Dream Is Renting to Get Rich Rich Arzaga owns a luxury home in San Ramon, California, but he’s not betting on it as an investment. The founder and CEO of Cornerstone Wealth Management, who bought the 5,000 sq. ft. property in 2005 for $1.8 million and has spent $500,000 improving it, considers the abode a wonderful place for his family. But ask him to rate his home — or any home, for that matter — as a financial investment, and Arzaga balks. “It’s […]

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The Price Of Gas Is Outrageous – And It Is Going To Go Even Higher

Does it cost you hundreds of dollars just to get to work each month? If it does, you are certainly not alone. There are millions of other Americans in the exact same boat. When you are on a really tight budget and you are already spending several hundred dollars on gas each month, you certainly do not want to hear that gas prices are going to increase even more. Here are some facts you should be aware of…

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Should The World Play Harder Against Iran?

Over the weekend Iran announced they will no longer be selling crude to British and French Companies.  A spokesman for the Ministry of Petroleum was quoted as saying, “Exporting crude to British and French companies has been stopped … we will sell our oil to new customers”  What impact, if any, will this have on the global economy? First off, the EU had already decided to stop importing crude from Iran in the middle of 2011 due to Iran’s insistence […]

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Why More Americans Are Renting Their Homes To Get Wealthier

New American Dream Is Renting to Get Rich Rich Arzaga owns a luxury home in San Ramon, California, but he’s not betting on it as an investment. The founder and CEO of Cornerstone Wealth Management, who bought the 5,000 sq. ft. property in 2005 for $1.8 million and has spent $500,000 improving it, considers the abode a wonderful place for his family. But ask him to rate his home — or any home, for that matter — as a financial investment, and Arzaga balks. “It’s […]

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Guess?, Inc. Common Stock (GES)

Guess?, Inc. designs, markets, distributes and licenses apparel and accessories for men, women and children. The company’s apparel is marketed under numerous trademarks including GUESS, GUESS?, GUESS U.S.A., GUESS Jeans, GUESS? and Triangle Design, MARCIANO, Question Mark and Triangle Design, a stylized G and a stylized M, GUESS Kids, Baby GUESS, YES, G by GUESS, GUESS by MARCIANO and Gc. The lines include full collections of clothing, including jeans, pants, overalls, skirts, dresses, shorts, blouses, shirts, jackets, knitwear and intimate […]

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