Category: "Money"

Stock Options Part II — Basic Strategies

In our ongoing series on money investing, we’ve previously covered stock option basics, so now let’s explore basic options strategies. Options are like a gun — they can be dangerous, or alternatively they can be used as a critical defense.

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Stock Options — The Basics

Nowhere does the testosterone flow faster than within the pits of the CBOE and other options exchanges. Options trading has long been a male purview, and guys seeking outsized returns often display more balls when brains.

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Recession-Proof Date Ideas

In these tough economic times, many guys are looking for inexpensive date ideas which won’t make them appear like a cheapskate. With a little creativity, you can devise a first date that will wow her without putting a serious ding in your wallet.

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Payday Loan Protection

The abuses rife within the payday loan industry have been well documented. Although the best advice is to steer clear of these lenders, many of us sometimes find ourselves in a position where there is no other alternative.

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Mutual Funds Versus ETFs

When it comes to the stock market, many of us only understand one thing — when we buy a stock it has a propensity to go down. Stock picking is a difficult endeavor, and small “retail” investors are viewed as “fish” for savvy institutional traders to feed upon.

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Expense Reports That Don’t Suck

Between delayed flights, boring meetings and questionable stains on budget hotel bed sheets — business travel can be quite tedious. To add insult to injury, the often time consuming task of preparing and submitting your expense reports forces you to re-live the entire trip once again during the process of getting your receipts together.

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The Perils of Debt Settlement

Let’s face it, consumer debt levels have exploded over the past decade.

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Prepaid Cell Phone Savings

Just a few years ago there were only a couple “pay as you go”, cell phone plans available, and the prices were extremely high.

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