Secrets of How the Rich Save, Spend and Invest

Secrets of How the Rich Save, Spend and InvestThe secrets to building wealth aren’t hidden behind locked doors in the realm of the rich. Plenty of wealthy people make disastrous financial mistakes. But those who succeed understand how to make their money work for them as well as how to take calculated risks. The current low-rate environment of easy money policies means that playing it safe with investments is not an option for those who want to increase…

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Ready for Takeoff? Check Your Investment Again

Ready for Takeoff? Check Your Investment AgainDue diligence in investments, which involves both quantitative and qualitative work, is similar to security checks in air travel in the sense that how much work is done, and the attention with which it is executed can make the difference between getting on something well-conceived and well-run and something potentially harmful. Of course, there are investments that are both liquid and highly regulated that are less likely to require in-depth…

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5 Things to do Before Selling a Winning Stock

5 Things to do Before Selling a Winning StockAutoCanada Inc. was the subject of 5i Research Inc.’s first research report after we launched our company in January 2012. It was given a B+ rating and its share price was $6.30. Now it’s at about $70 per share making it that rare 10-bagger — that is, a stock that has increased tenfold. We’re not gloating, but it is, of course, great to pick such an investment winner. Many investors,…

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7 Investing Books To Read Now

7 Investing Books To Read NowNotwithstanding the protestations of anyone who believes that surfing the Internet is a proxy for actual learning, the real world is not teachable in 140 character increments. Therefore, I generally recommend to people who genuinely want to learn about the investing and capital markets that they embark on a program to read seven seminal books that give an unvarnished look into the industry and its characters, opportunities and challenges. With…

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