When Inflation Rises It’s Time To LEAP Into This Investment

Inflation Rises, Leap
If you are like me and get nervous at the thought that interest rates are at the lowest point we have ever witnessed, your concern is valid.  Well, unfortunately this will continue for the foreseeable future.  This is the way the federal government props up the economy.  Typically when interest rates are artificially low, stocks go up, debt is easier to service, and people get lost in a true haze...
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Unique Investment Opportunity | Hog Farm

Unique Investment Opportunity, hog farm, pigs
There really are investment opportunities everywhere, all you have to do is open your ears and your mind!  Recognizing opportunities reminds me of when I would go  to Yellowstone National Park and seemed to miss all the wildlife.  It wasn’t until my eye was trained to recognize the animals, then they seemed to be all over the place.  This correlates with investments as well.  Take for instance...
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Home Remodeling | 5 Projects Sure To Generate A Good ROI

Generate A Good ROI, home remodeling
Do it yourself home remodeling has become a popular alternative for many owners who have felt a little sting from our nation’s economic slowdown. Rather than thinking about moving into a bigger house, many homeowners are dispensing less of their income to simply remodel what they currently have.   Some of those projects are true winners—automatically increasing the value of the home if the owner...
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Bond Laddering for Rising Rate Environments

Bond Laddering, investment, bond investment
If you have not been too excited by your bond investment returns in recent years, or in your returns on any of your investments, you might want to consider giving your income a boost through bond laddering. Bond laddering not only can boost return, it can also minimize risk—very wise in this age of market inconsistency. When you practice bond laddering, you are simply buying a group of bonds with...
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Franchise Investing | Consider These Pros and Cons Before You Invest

Franchise Investing
Anyone who saw the movie “The Blind Side” got a look at the dream world of investing in and owning a franchise. If you didn’t see the movie, it’s the story of a white family in the South rescuing a gifted African-American football player from the ghetto by taking him into their home and enrolling him in a private school. This family was able to do that because the father owned several fast-food...
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