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GEOInvesting Uncovers Possible Fraud With Chinese Company: NHTC

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For the past year, I have been following the investment ideas highlighted at a website called, an investment research site that publishes both bullish and bearish ideas on stocks. I have come to really respect the GeoTeam for the work they do giving direction to investors on how to make money in the stock market, while […]

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GEO Investing – Your Answer To Making Money In A Bear Market

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My name is Maj Soueidan. I co-founded in 2008 to help give investors an edge in a competitive market environment where investment banks and Institutions have an edge over the “Every Day” investor due to their ability to access information quickly. The legendary Peter Lynch and his book One Up Wall Street became my […]

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How I Doubled My Money In Stocks I Traded With

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Back in the 1990s, as the United States went through the longest peace time economic expansion in history, I was heavily invested in the stock market. With well over $200,000 in equities, I watched the market go up every year as we approached the millennial. But as the year 2000 drew closer, I saw all […]

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Pass Go and go to College for Free !

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College debt has become a crisis in the United States.   President Obama himself only recently paid off his debt.    I remember sending a letter to Hillary Clinton when she was running for President.   Although I never heard back from her, I recently learned that some of the powers to be adopted a […]

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Hostess Execs Take Millions in Bonuses As Company Goes Bankrupt

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It sounds like the executives at Hostess must have been experiencing some kind of massive sugar rush when they diverted workers pension funds to pay their own executives millions in bonuses. Is it just me or does anyone else find it strange that a company that was on the brink of bankruptcy is paying it’s […]

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Wall Street Bourse At Museum Of American Finance

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Influential figures in the world of numismatics and finance will once again meet in Lower Manhattan as the Wall Street Collectors Bourse (the European word for a stock exchange) ( returns to the Museum of American Finance (, October 18th through the 20th, for Bourse II.  On Saturday, October 20th, a conceptual innovation will take place, […]

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Banks Behaving Badly – Seems to be the new Norm?

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No biggie, just another major world bank behaving badly is all – Barclays CEO, Robert E. Diamond Jr announced his retirement on Tuesday a few weeks after the bank shelled out $450 million to settle accusations that it had tried to manipulate key interest rates for its own benefit;  just one more bank that recently comes under shareholder […]

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Moody’s lowers credit ratings on World Banks –

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Moody’s Investors Services has lowered the credit ratings on some of the biggest world banks – Banks like JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs and Bank of America are feeling the pain and are concerned over the recent lowering of their credit ratings from Moody’s last Thursday. With the recent volatility and risk exposure from the global financial […]

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Second worst trading day in 2012 – Major U.S. Indexes hit hard!

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The U.S. Stock market took a blow today & recorded its second worst trading day for 2012 – The major U.S. Indexes were hit hard today. The Nasdaq, Dow and S&P all lost today, with the Nasdaq Composite posting the biggest loss, down 2.44%. The S&P 500 posted a loss of 2.23% and the Dow […]

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Jamie Dimon & the testimony on Capitol Hill –

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Jamie Dimon might just be the new Teflon Don? Nothing sticks to this guy and apparently, he doesn’t think it should? In typical Dimon fashion, you will see the written prepared statement below that he will be reading to the committee tomorrow on Capitol Hill. As a former JPMorgan employee, I’m VERY interested in the […]

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Spain asking for bailout help! Sparks Euro & Asian markets –

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Looks as though Spain is asking and the Euro-region governments are hopefully responding with a nice bailout of as much as – 100 billion euros ($126 billion) to help bolster up its banking system, a true sign Europe is taking on a crisis that has riddled markets around the world. Asian stocks saw a nice swing upwards […]

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Markets in Turmoil – We could fall into a massive recession again?

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After giving up all the gains in the Dow since the beginning of the year on Friday, the markets are even more nervous for Monday’s open. U.S. Open futures are now lower across the board; S&P/ASX 200, Nikkei and South Korea all down as of 9;08 P.M EST – We don’t have a crystal ball but, […]

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Jobs Report – Labor Market Stalls & The Stock Market Falls

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Well, it appears that June 1st will start off a tad bumpy for the stock market. Pre-market movement shows the Dow Jones Futures trading 200 points lower and Nasdaq futures were trading 45 points lower. 8:55 a.m. EST The 10-year treasury yield has fallen to record lows this morning, mainly stemming from the government showing […]

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Breaking News – JPMorgan

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According to Bloomberg Breaking news – JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon will testify before the Senate Banking Committee on June 13 – More to follow later –

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Oil, Euro, Facebook & More –

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  A lot going on in the markets, so lets talk about a few things today – Brent oil has fallen to a five-month low, based on speculation that the U.S. crude stockpiles skyrocketed to high levels since 1990 and as the euro weakened on concerns over their looming debt crisis and which countries it […]

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Facebook Stock Plummets – Company’s Valuation Still Out Of Whack

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Investor’s were not hitting the “like” button on  Facebook’s stock today. Shares were down 25 percent on Monday after last week’s IPO saw the stock as high as $45.00 dollars. The social network’s shares fell in the first day of trading without the full support of the company’s underwriters, leaving some investors a little poorer […]

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SWAN Financial Freedom – The Perfect Storm For Indexed Annuities

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  Remember the movie The Perfect Storm with George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg? In the film, their small fishing boat gets hit by the perfect storm and as giant waves came crashing down upon them,they never knew what hit them. The smart people at SWAN Financial Freedom want to save you from having your retirement […]

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California Group Looking To Raise Taxes On Kim Kardashian

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  Back in 2010 Kim Kardashian made over $12 million dollars. The average middle class Californian makes $47 000 a year. But Kim only pays 1 percent more state income tax than the guy not even making 1 percent of what the multi-millionaire reality star makes. A California group calling itself the Courage Campaign has released an […]

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SWAN Financial Freedom: Save Your 401K

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      Last year I was spending Christmas in Connecticut with my family, when one of my relatives started to tell me that over the past 10 years, his 401k had performed exceptionally well and he was sitting on close to 120 thousand dollars. He said that he had enjoyed terrific gains from the stocks in which his plan […]

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During a Lackluster Economy, American CEOs still make 40% MORE

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Let’s see, the world economy is in the toilet, there are worldwide protests against corporations and governments, unemployment is still way too high, job growth is slow, good people are losing their homes, our government can’t get their act together for one day… and yet American CEOs are making 40% more. Ah, yes… While millions […]

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Jeffrey Sachs: ‘That’s not a free market, that’s a game’

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“The banks have said, leave us deregulated, we know how to run things, don’t put government in to meddle. Then with that freedom of maneuver they took huge gambles, and even made illegal actions, and then broke the world system. As soon as that happened then they rushed out to say ‘bail us out, bail […]

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Not an easy thing...

Saving Your Money Over Time | Infographic

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In this horrid economy, we need to save every buck we can. It seems that no matter how we try to save some cash, we simply can’t. Seeing how saving money looks over time may help us understand what and how to cut expenses. This greatly informative and well put together infographic from helped […]

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Yeah... this needs a little work.

Woman on WELFARE lives in a Million Dollar Home

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This story brings to the forefront what mean by ‘our system is broken’. Our way of government and its plethora (come on, click on the link… you know you want to) of laws is so goddamn convoluted that the justice system is interpreted instead of upheld. Tax, welfare, and corporate loopholes are destroying our current […]

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This what we are showing our kids...

20 Somethings and the Economy

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In an effort to protect their babies from the real world, parents are leaving their children utterly unprepared for real life, and when they get to the workplace it’s the rest of us who have to deal with their self-important, technology dependent spawn. This current generation, known as the millenials, are entering the job market […]

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Sirius XM Takeover – Stock Watch

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The fearless and successful Mel Karmazin, a New York boy,  has pioneered the greatest radio transition in history with Sirius XM.   Sirius XM is the leader in satellite radio which broadcasts anywhere in the world.   What does that mean, well you can listen to Howard Stern, The Pulse, the classics and many other […]

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