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So, What's Holding You Back?

So, What’s Holding You Back?

    As I write this, I’m thinking of one of my students in particular.    As with many, he was at first hesitant about taking my course.    When he finally committed and began learning my system, he was somewhat fearful.        Then, as he got some successful trades under his belt, […]

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The Cash Cow Strategy

The Cash Cow Strategy

  There is no one correct way to profit in the stock market.  There are many successful strategies, and much of it has to do with a person’s goals.   Retired persons, for example, may want a strategy that gives them a reasonable and safe return, month after month after month.   My dad fell […]

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It's About Liquidity

It’s About Liquidity

   One of my students called the other day with a great question.    He said there was a $1,250,000 horse farm nearby that was for sale at the deeply discounted price of $750,000.  The place is 28 acres with beautiful views and in perfect shape.   My student asked if he should buy it, […]

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The Rodney Dangerfield Effect

The Rodney Dangerfield Effect

                                         I know what you’re thinking.   You’ve listened to every talking head on television yacking about wealth.  And, you heard so much conflicting information that you think you’re going nuts.   One expert tells you one thing, and five minutes later another tells you […]

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Why Rookie Traders Often do Best

Why Rookie Traders Often do Best

  Often I find that my best students are the ones with little or no previous trading experience.  They are the rookies.   How can that be?   It’s simple.    They don’t have bad habits and they are completely open-minded about my trading system.     I don’t have to work to help them […]

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Market Uncertainty

Market Uncertainty

  There have been a few rare times in history when you didn’t need great skills to do well in the market.    In these rare times, one could blindly throw a pile of money in stocks, and in a short time, get a nice fat return on that investment.     Okay, now here’s the […]

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The Election is Over...Now What?

The Election is Over…Now What?

    The election is over, and President Obama has won.    What will that mean to your wealth?    You may have noticed that the market has taken a nose-dive since the election.  Does that mean that everyone in the market will lose money?  Most will, but others with specialized knowledge will make a […]

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5 Characteristics of the Wealthy

5 Characteristics of the Wealthy

  Most people who have created wealth, or are on their way to becoming financially independent, have certain common characteristics.   1. They manage their debt (they don’t let debt manage them).   2. They maximize every dollar.    3. The always work to maximize their passive income.   4. They aggressively save.   5. […]

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Big Secret of Trading...do you know what it is?

Big Secret of Trading…do you know what it is?

  It’s one of the "big secrets" of trading.  And, surprisingly, 99% of traders will never do this.   Why?   They simply don’t have the knowledge.    But, smart traders take advantage of this technique all the time.    Of course, it’s wonderful when stocks climb.  But, when they fall, they fall hard and […]

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Why Some Stock/Option Traders Drive Themselves Nuts‏

Why Some Stock/Option Traders Drive Themselves Nuts‏

  It drives many investors bonkers. They think it’s necessary to become a financial genius to trade stocks successfully. They’ll watch the talking heads on the financial news shows, and become totally confused.   They may study fundamental terms like book value, P/E ratio, cash flow, return on assets, accumulation vs. distribution, etc. They may […]

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