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Don't Forget About Time Decay When Trading Options!

One of the quickest ways to lose lots of money, when trading options, is to completely ignore the fact of time decay on options. If you are fairly new to options what I am about to explain can help save you money by not letting you learn the hard way.

Differences Between a Stockbroker & a Financial Analyst

Stockbrokers and financial analysts have similarities and differences.profit/loss image by Warren Millar from Fotolia.comStockbrokers and financial analysts both occupy prominent positions in the world of business and finance. In some respects, their jobs are similar--they are both...

How to Cool Down a Bedroom

Keeping your bedroom cool is essential, if you spend much time in the room. Sleeping in a warm room can be almost unbearable. Luckily, you can make small changes to cool down a bedroom, even if you do not have an air conditioner.

What Is Social Investing?

Social investing is the deliberate effort to invest money in financial securities that reflect your personal social attitudes while avoiding financial securities that support things you disagree with. It can also reflect religious, political or environmental beliefs as well. Social investing stems f

How to Store Old Currency

Throughout history, currency has been in the form of beads, shells, popular grains, or precious metals. Today, most currency is stored on paper. Prior to checks and the currency we use today, bank notes were used, which were also printed on paper. Storing bank notes is much like the process used to

Running a Successful School Fundraiser

Now you've done it. You joined the PTO and raised your hand, and now you're in charge of setting up the spring fundraiser. How can you make sure it's successful?

Grant Writing - How to Identify Legitimate Services and Avoid False Promises

False grant writing providers have been around probably as long as grant writing itself. In recent years they have been on the upswing, however. Three factors partly explain this: the economic downturn, the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (the Stimulus Act), and the growth in nonprofit o

Stand Out With These Dance Fundraiser Ideas

Are you in need of good dance fundraiser ideas that will be a really huge hit in terms of profits? Then have a look at the fresh and unique that I have laid down for you in this article. The word "unique" may seem daunting but this is actually a good thing when you're in the fundraisi

The Responsibility Of Fund Managers In India

Fund management is extremely important for all investors who are involved in the stock market. There are a number of fund managers in India who are in charge of ensuring that the funds are managed properly and the strategy of the fund is aligned with its goal.

Analyzing the Stock Market (Part 1)

Stock Market Analysis is extremely significant when choosing to buy a company's stock or not. There are many different way's to analyze a companies stock. Part one of this article will discuss the importance of technical analysis and the different charts available. Part two will discuss th

Top 10 Benefits of Investing In New Stocks

1. Less Expensive - Investing in new stocks is generally less expensive because the price of newer stocks tends to be lower. This means that you can buy a share or two for far less than the possible value of the stock and have a lower overall investment cost.

Top Technical Analysis Books

A close study of the top technical analysis books can boost your trading profits.financial charts image by Chad McDermott from Fotolia.comIn the stock market, you can watch corporate earnings, sales reports, debt ratios, and other fundamentals to gauge a stock's health but to time your...

What Stocks to Buy for a Child

Buying stocks for a child can help instill the desire to save and invest for the future. Investing on behalf of a child can provide funds for long term goals such as a college education or purchasing a home. Giving a child a gift of stock can yield a lifetime of returns and may be a better use of fu

Types of Stocks to Invest In

When it comes to investing your cash in the stock market it all comes down to what you truly want to get out of your investment. Having said that here is a list of the different kinds of stocks you can invest in and what advantages and disadvantages each if the different kinds of stocks have.

Taxation of Preferred Stock

Investors covet preferred stock for their large dividend payments. Taxes do reduce total returns for preferred shares. Identify the tax provisions applicable to preferred shares prior to executing your financial plan.

Playing the Stock Market With Penny Stocks

Many people wonder how they should play to stock market? In actuality, there are seemingly infinite ways to trade. The problem is that most people don't have hundreds of thousands of dollars in their brokerage account, so the stock market isn't exactly friendly to the new, struggling trade