Product Description How individuals and communities can profit from local investingIn the wake of the financial crisis, investors are faced with a stark choice: entrust their hard-earned dollars to the Wall Street casino, or settle for anemic interest rates on savings, bonds, and CDs. Meanwhile, small businesses are being starved for the credit and capital they need to grow. There’s got to be a better way.In Locavesting: The Revolution in Local Investing and How to Profit from It, Amy Cortese takes us inside the local investing movement, where solutions to some of the nation’s most pressing problems are taking shape. The idea is that, by investing in local businesses, rather than faceless conglomerates, investors can earn p… More >>
Product Description This Guide is for BEGINNERS. Those who want to get started investing in dividend stocks and want to know the basics to begin. If you are already a seasoned investor, then it’s probably not for you.– Want to receive checks from your investments every month or quarter (depending on how often the company pays out) rather than wait around for the stock price to increase?
Then investing for the dividend income is a wise strategy in both good and bad market conditions.
In fact history has shown that investors that choose stocks that pay good dividends actually fare better than those investors that don’t.
In this guide, finance blogger and author Tracey Edwards has done th… More >>
Product Description A practical guide to getting personal investing rightSomewhere along the way, something has gone very wrong with the way individuals save and invest. Too often, households are drawn in by promotional suggestions masquerading as impartial investment advice. Consumers get saddled with more risk than they realize. Authors Zvi Bodie and Rachelle Taqqu understand the dilemma that today’s investors face, and with Risk Less and Prosper they will help you find your financial footing.Written in an accessible style, this practical guide skillfully explains why personal investing is all about you—your goals, your values and your career path. It shows how to understand investment risk and choose the particular ble… More >>
Product Description $46,774 from 12 hours work! That is how much PROFIT we made from our first home we purchased at a Tax Deed Sale. Our latest deal netted us $408,000 from an investment of $52,000! This book will show you our REAL LIFE EXAMPLES of how we achieved these amazing successes. Tax Deed sales occur all across America and we believe they are the best way to find heavily discounted real estate. Are you tired of working for someone else? Learn the secrets of two regular guys who were tired of making their employers rich. Take that first step and change your life today!… More >>
Product Description Bonds and bond funds are among the safest and most reliable investments you can make to ensure an ample and dependable retirement income — if you do it right! Bond Investing For Dummies helps you do just that, with clear explanations of everything you need to know to build a diversified bond portfolio that will be there when you need it no matter what happens in the stock market.This plain-English guide explains the pros and cons of investing in bonds, how they differ from stocks, and the best (and worst) ways to select and purchase bonds for your needs. You’ll get up to speed on all the different types of bonds and discover how to know when it’s time to sell and how to get the best prices when you do. Find o… More >>
Product Description This investing classic is now in paperback! Now, every investor can profit from the proven techniques of Benjamin Graham, “the most influential investment philosopher of the 20th century.” – “Smart Money”. For more than 60 years, savvy stock market pros like Warren Buffett have practiced Benjamin Graham’s principles of value investing, the technique that ferrets out undervalued stocks and uncovers hidden winners – with minimal risk. What was once an insider’s secret is now a wealth-building strategy every investor can use! In a clear, easy-to-understand style laced with entertaining stories and quotes, financial writer Janet Lowe demystifies value investing and gives you simple-to-use trading tactics that can h… More >>
Product Description A penny saved may be a penny earned, but a penny invested can be even more.
In this financial crisis, old advice about equities, mutual funds, commodities, and real estate may no longer hold. Here is a fresh look at all aspects of investing to help readers protect and grow their wealth. This edition includes the most current information on: corporate fundamentals; the sub-prime crisis and its effects; practical tools for evaluating mutual funds; advice about riding the equity market; and the use of Exchange Traded Funds.
Product Description – Dr. Farrell, a writer for CBS MarketWatch.com, is the author of The Winning Portfolio (Bloomberg Press, 1999), a Money Book-of-the-Month Club bestseller; Mutual Funds on the Net (John Wiley & Sons, 1997); Expert Investing on the Net (John Wiley & Sons, 1996); and The Investor’s Guide to the Net (John Wiley & Sons, 1996). – The phenomenal success of Warner Business Books’ national bestselling Rich Dad series, which has sold over 5 million hardcover and paperback copies combined, clearly shows that readers can’t get enough of personal finance books. – Comparable titles, like Personal Finance for Dummies (John Wiley & Sons, 2000), which has sold over 600,000 paperback copies, and The Motley Fool series (Si… More >>
Product Description “As with his weekly column, James Montier’s Value Investing is a must read for all students of the financial markets. In short order, Montier shreds the ‘efficient market hypothesis’, elucidates the pertinence of behavioral finance, and explains the crucial difference between investment process and investment outcomes. Montier makes his arguments with clear insight and spirited good humor, and then backs them up with cold hard facts. Buy this book for yourself, and for anyone you know who cares about their capital!” —Seth Klarman, President, The Baupost Group LLCThe seductive elegance of classical finance theory is powerful, yet value investing requires that we reject both the precepts of modern por… More >>
Product Description In this valuable book, professional money manager Scott G. Kyle explains in entertaining and understandable terms how to tap into the ultimate strength of compounding to improve your stock market returns. Kyle describes how to construct a portfolio, analyze companies, and utilize options – all with the goal of giving you the tools to become a great trader and investor…. More >>