The Stock Market | What Happens in Presidential Election Years?

The Stock Market, presidential election
The relationship between the stock market’s performance and the presidential election cycle has been indisputably proven, to a degree. Not every presidential election has the same effect on the market, but certain patterns have proven to be consistent over the past two centuries or so. Here are the details of this interesting relationship, which could help you to read the market over the next 12...
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10 Cities With Low Average Home Price And You Can Secure A Mortgage For The Cost Of Your iPhone 5 Family Plan

Cities With Low Average Home Price
If you are looking to move somewhere more affordable and where you can make a living, good luck. Most areas with low unemployment rates have sky-high home prices, even out into the exurbs, which can make for long commutes and a very low quality of life. To find a city where you won’t pay a half-million dollars for a home and can find a job, you need to dig around a bit deeper. Actually, we’ve done...
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Japan’s Lost Decade | 6 Lessons Learned That May Help The US Economy

Japan's Lost Decade, U.S. economy, lesson learned
Decades ago, Japan’s economy was the envy of the world, ranking first in GNP per capita in the late 1980s. Then, this Asian tiger was brought to its knees for the next decade for a variety of reasons, its economy slowed to a crawl primarily due to the twin “Ds” of debt and deflation, never to regain its previous stature. Many economists are wondering if the United States is in the midst of a...
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Prized Google Stock | 4 Ways To Invest In Google Inc. Without Buying A Share

Prized Google Stock, investment, Google
4 “back Door” methods for  Investing in Google without buying a single share If you are not keen on investing in Google stock due to its high price or your questions about the future of the company, there are actually several ways in which you can “invest” in Google without buying any shares in the Internet giant. Here are a few (usually less expensive) options for your investment...
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The Maglev Train Model | A Symbol Of China’s Economic Decline?

The Maglev Train Model, China, economy
Sheer speed at 270 MPH, no rocking, no rattling, in fact no sound at all, the Maglev is a show of engineering genius.  The train has no wheels which eliminates friction and therefore provides an ultra smooth and quiet ride at breakneck speeds.  The train is propelled along a track through an electromagnetic pull.  Construction began in March 2001, and on the 1st of January 2004 it began its public...
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What’s the Best Free Recipe App?

The Apple Store and Google Play together offer more digital cookbooks than you probably have room for on your mobile device. So which... more →
New tax law might slow down housing market.

What Will the New Tax Law Do to the Housing Market?

The new tax law will have a profound impact on the housing market, although in ways that go beyond the deductibility of mortgage interest... more →

4 in 5 Households Will Get a Tax Cut in 2018

Four out of five U.S. households will get a tax cut as a result of the legislation that President Donald Trump signed into law today. more →
Will bitcoin reach $100,000?

When Will Bitcoin Reach $100,000?

Bitcoin has accelerated its pace of appreciation in recent months, and if the current levels between $15,000 and $19,000 make you itch... more →
The Dow Jones topped 24,000 -- now what?

The Dow Jones Crossed the 24,000 Threshold. Now What?

Stocks appear to be increasing in volatility, yet the markets closed on Monday, December 4 with the Dow Jones Industrial Average is... more →
Peer mortgage

Should You Get a Peer-to-Peer Mortgage?

If you can’t get approved for a home loan from a bank, you might want to look into applying for a peer-to-peer mortgage. more →
Investment gifting is awesome.

4 Things To Know Before You Donate an Investment

While donations of any kind are appreciated, gifting investments benefits both the giver and the receiver. Here are four key things... more →
Are you wondering: What's the Relationship Between the Stock Market and Federal Debt?

What’s the Relationship Between the Stock Market and Federal Debt?

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if gains in the stock market could actually reduce U.S. government indebtedness? If that were true,... more →
Young Graduates,jobs, employment

Attention Young Graduates | To Climb The Corporate Ladder Seek To Learn Rather Than Earn

So, you are considering which job to pursue out of college, or planning your next move up the corporate ladder while you do your best... more →