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Nov
2010
Forget “Manifesting Money”, how about Getting Rich?

OH NO! I’m about to pick on Steve Pavlina again, I resolved to lay off for awhile, but then he went and posted “How to Manifest Money”, and really…it’s not like I have a choice in the matter now. In it, he advises Playfulness (vis-a-vis, your relationship with money), Knowing (that the money is already there), Detachment (as opposed to desperation), Power, Upgrading, and Congruency (in your beliefs, no wait, in the “vibes your putting out”) – and relates the program in action as he teaches his 10 year old daughter how to forage for loose change on the ground…apparently Steve is a master at it (my daughter is 4 and I’m teaching her chess, linux and how to read a statement of cashflows…)

Anyway, fuck all that new age crap.…

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1
Nov
2010
Mark M. Rostenko: From Sovereign Strategist to Call of the Wilderness

A Wealth.net Exclusive:

In the early 2000’s Mark M. Rostenko seemingly had it all: nearly 20 years trading experience in the rough-n-tumble world of Chicago commodities exchange, and a rapidly growing financial advisory newsletter called The Sovereign Strategist. He was making extremely prescient calls about various overall markets and then zeroing in on individual trades with laser-like precision. …

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28
Oct
2010
What a difference a month can make!

So is the title of the latest Patient Capital newsletter to shareholders, observing that September 2010 brought the highest U.S equity returns in a staggering seven decades! But this is Patient Capital, not Kudlow and Cramer. The core message of this installment is as follows.…

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20
Oct
2010
Circle of Competence Revisted: What Business To Start?

You see a lot of people going to seminars, doing research and gearing up to “become their own boss” by trying to do things totally outside of their circle of competence. Bricklayers trying to daytrade. Bank tellers trying to flip houses. Dental assistants setting out to become professional bloggers, the list goes on.…

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19
Oct
2010
SP500 & Natural Gas Short Term Trend Charts
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The broad markets along with metals have been on fire but in the last two weeks we have seen the sentiment become stronger. The extreme bullishness we are seeing has made it difficult for low risk swing traders to get in on the action simply because there have not been many sizable pullbacks.…

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14
Oct
2010
Mid-Week Market Report on Equities and Metals
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Oct 14th
Its been an interesting week with stocks, commodities and currencies having a knee jerk reaction to the FOMC minutes released Tuesday afternoon. In short the Fed clearly said there must be more quantitative easing before things will get better. It was this news which triggered a rally in both stocks and commodities.…

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