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Month: June 2017

4 Investing Ideas for Maximum Profit

4 Investing Ideas for Maximum Profit

1) Buy shares of CLM during a recession or correction. If you reinvest the dividends, calculate how much you could earn over a decade or two. 2) Buy a miner index or a few miners stocks when miners are out of favor. If, say, silver prices shot up, wouldn’t silver miners do well? Picking the right individual silver stocks is very tough. But, you could hire a professional and see what they say. You could research miners and buy a…

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17 Business Mistakes to Avoid

17 Business Mistakes to Avoid

(Another post from the old MasterMind. I do not know who to credit this work to.) In 1999 John Osher started Dr. John’s SpinBrush to sell a $5 electric toothbrush. In 2001, he sold the company to Procter & Gamble for $475 million. Here are his “17 mistakes start-ups make” in 100 words. * Failing to spend enough time researching the business idea to see if it’s viable. * Miscalculating market size. Entrepreneurs say, ‘The market size is 50 million…

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A List of Excellent Achievement and Mindset Quotes

A List of Excellent Achievement and Mindset Quotes

(I posted these quotes in my MasterMind in 2008-2009. Enjoy.) “Start by doing what’s necessary; then doing what’s possible; then you’re doing the impossible.” — St Francis of Assisi “To succeed, it is necessary to accept the world as it is — and rise above it.” — Michael Korda “The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.” — Moliere “Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, ‘What’s in it for…

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Another Wealth Hazard to Avoid

Another Wealth Hazard to Avoid

(A MasterMind email from 2010). I was thinking earlier that a person who lies about how much his employees make or a sales manager who withholds commissions or a stupid broker could be called a financial cockblocker.   What do you guys think of this?

2 Strategies: Get on a Roll and Build on Strengths

2 Strategies: Get on a Roll and Build on Strengths

(Another MasterMind article/post from 02) Brian, this an idea for an article I want to write. Tell me what you think and feel free to add your ideas. I think this article will help us. You will see what I mean. Back when I was in school, I was working out in the gym one night and it dawned on me to build up my strengths and improve my weaknesses. Back then, I was pretty good at some excersizes and…

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Deciding Whether to Buy and hold a Stock

Deciding Whether to Buy and hold a Stock

(I went through the archives of my MasterMind and found this.) So you have found a company that you may want to buy shares in. You have a hunch that a certain stock is going to go through the roof. That’s great! Congratulations! Let me give you a basic formula for analyzing your stock. This article does not cover everything. But first, be aware you are assuming risk. Be advised you can lose money in a stock investment no matter…

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Threats to Your Wealth

Threats to Your Wealth

There are obviously many threats to your wealth. Both Pollyanna advice and leave a banana peel in the victim’s path type advice are all over the Internet and TV. Its easy for the hoodwinking reporters and writers to get eyeballs and to deceive. The main thing is they tell their viewers what they want to hear. For how long has Fox news led their viewers to chase their tails? Didn’t they tell us everything was Ok in 2006, 2008, and…

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