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Shoes, Priorities And Economics

Ike Ikokwu | Posted 11.12.2012 | Black Voices
Ike Ikokwu

While some may look at the booming sales of such an extravagant item as a sign of a recovering economy, I caution that optimism. How many customers are on food stamps, welfare, or unemployment?

8 Tips to Avoid Investing in a Ponzi Scheme

Ike Ikokwu | Posted 10.28.2012 | Money
Ike Ikokwu

Whether it's one million or ten million, people will still fall prey to these schemes until they pay attention to some basic rules of thumb to help you avoid them.

Facebook: Great Social Platform... Bad Investment

Ike Ikokwu | Posted 10.21.2012 | Money
Ike Ikokwu

So while Facebook was once a great social media platform, both individual and corporate users are calling to question its relevance and the return on investment from using this platform.

Win Without Losing... Money

Ike Ikokwu | Posted 10.14.2012 | Money
Ike Ikokwu

Managing my wealth this way allowed me to achieve financial independence at the age of 34 as well as avoid the market crashes of 2008 and 2009.

Taxes "On Sale"

David Shucavage | Posted 05.20.2012 | Money
David Shucavage

It's very hard to predict what will happen at the end of an election year. Even so, it is unlikely taxes will be lower in the future, so you may just decide to play it safe and sell now. Either way, you want to be prepared.

An Investor Protection Plan

Dan Solin | Posted 05.13.2012 | Business
Dan Solin

Every investor should be concerned with the risk of their portfolio. Yet, in my experience, few are. Whenever I use the words "standard deviation," which is a measure of risk, I can see a glazed look come over my prospective client.

Would a Default by Greece Be the Beginning of the End?

Dan Solin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Solin

Here's the Armageddon scenario: First Greece defaults, then Portugal, then Spain. Is the viability of the euro currency an issue? Rather than relying on predictions, there are some practical steps you can take to protect your portfolio.

Smart Advice For The HuffPost Investor

Huffington Post | Dan Solin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Are bonds really a necessary part of every investor's portfolio? What is my prediction for the continuation of our aggressive foreign policy and how ...