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The Future of Bonds

It's hard to say what the future of Bonds is. Here's a few thoughts on the Fed and what may happen over the next few years.
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Maybe It’s You

When it comes to investing, many folks have had bad experiences that have left them disappointed, mad or just plain scared. Mike offers some real world examples of bad investment behavior.
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Is Now a Good Time to Invest?

Well, invest in what? The U.S. stock market? International stocks? Bonds? For the purpose of this article, let’s focus on the U.S. stock market. I think that’s what a lot of people think of when they say “the market”.
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The Stock Market Store

Let’s talk about the stock market, and how it is basically irrelevant to an investor. First, let’s define what a stock is. A stock is partial ownership of a company. When a company is profitable, it will share its profits with its shareholders in the form of dividends.
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