Chinese Stocks on the Rebound

Right now, I think there are some very convincing signs that Chinese stocks, which have been about as popular as used gym socks for a number of years, are about to turn around in a massive way. One Chinese social media giant in seems...
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Bob Carlson’s Retirement Watch

Retirement Watch was the first publication to cover all the financial aspects of retirement, and it remains the only source of its type. The advice and recommendations are based on independent, objective research on how to increase your financial independence. The goal is provide...
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A Stock Picker’s Market

When I say that we are now in a stock-picker’s market, what I’m saying is that the only people who are making any money in stocks over the past six months are the people who are researching, buying and selling individual stocks.
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Is it Time to Buy Bitcoins?

Last Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security seized bank accounts belonging to Mt. Gox, the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange. Apparently Japan-based Mt. Gox and its U.S. subsidiary failed to register with the Federal government as a currency exchanger or money transmitter, as required U.S....
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How much do you need to retire?

"How much do you need to retire? (Or, if you are already retired, how much can you safely spend?) These are the most important financial questions that our clients face. Although each family's situation may call for a different answer, there are some that...
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An Interview with Neil Macneale

Today we have another installment in our Dick Davis Digests contributor series. Today's contributor is Neil Macneale, editor of 2 for 1 Stock Split Newsletter. I decided to interview Neil after his Top Pick for 2012 was acquired last month, giving his subscribers some...
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An Unusual Recommendation

Here at the Dick Davis Digests, July means one thing: It's time to update our subscribers on this year's Top Picks! At the end of last year, we asked all our contributing experts for their #1 stock pick for the coming year. This the...
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