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Inside Modern Portfolio Theory – For Emperors Only

09/21/14 8:26 am

Maybe it’s just me, but when I hear “Monte Carlo”, I can’t help but think “casino”… My previous article post dealing with the income growing opportunities of 401k account “drawdown” elicited some interesting commentary from the MPT community. Apparently, if we apply the proper mathematical algorithms to all stock market probabilities, including all possible cash […]

401k Drawdown… OMG

09/19/14 4:34 am

“Drawdown” has become the most feared word in the 401k vocabulary, just as “Total Return” has become the most worshipped phrase. OMG, how will plan participants be able to retire if their portfolio market values stop rising! “Well, yeah,” you might say, “isn’t that what investing is all about. If you’re in the right sectors […]

Every Estate Plan Needs One

09/17/14 1:23 pm

Making your will is the foundation for all estate planning. You may think making a will is not important. But your loved ones certainly suffer if you don’t have a will. Let’s look at some tricks and truths about making your will. Perhaps you haven’t made your will because you are: confused by all your […]

DATELINE: New York Stock Exchange, Valentine’s Day...

09/04/14 5:08 am

Alternative A: Valentine’s Day Massacre Highlights Frenzied Five Month Downturn! Alternative B: Valentine’s Day Champagne Toasts Spectacular Six Year Rally! No matter which of these scenarios plays out, your primary concern should be preparedness… a case could certainly be made for either. Market Cycle Investment Management (MCIM) investors have little reason to worry. Equity Portfolios […]

A solution to refinancing if you don’t qualify in ...

09/03/14 11:30 pm

New mortgage rules have definitely had an impact on new home buyers, but those with an existing first mortgage who want to refinance might be in for a surprise. At renewal time, you have the option of increasing your mortgage to consolidate debts, for example, or for home improvements, or keep the mortgage amount the […]

Has Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT) outlived its’ us...

09/01/14 10:46 pm

In the early 1950s, Dr. Harry Markowitz was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics for his work in defining the relative relationship between risk and reward when analysing investments. Considering that he did all of this work without the benefit of modern computers, this was truely ground-breaking research – and up until recently, has stood […]

Retirement Preparation 101

08/28/14 6:10 am

Prompted by a recent article in “Financial Planning” entitled “For Retirement Portfolios, a Smarter Glidepath”… several points in the referenced “conventional wisdom” have fingernails on chalkboard quality. The use of “stocks” in retirement to help with portfolio growth and to keep up with inflation is the first. The main thrust of a retirement program is […]

What is a GIC? And why would I want one anyway?

08/26/14 12:07 pm

Written by Ian R. Whiting, MONEY® Canada Limited || MONEY® Magazine  GIC is an acronym for Guaranteed Investment Certificate. These are available to Canadian investors through banks, trust companies, credit unions, caisse populaires and some life insurance companies. When an investor buys a GIC they are loaning the financial institution a sum of money for […]

Getting behind on mortgage payments? We can help.

08/06/14 11:30 pm

There are times in our lives when the unexpected happens and we find it difficult to cope financially. It could be a job loss, an unexpected illness, the death of a loved one or separation and divorce. There may be enough money to get by for a few months, but soon many families find themselves […]

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Reputation Management in Canada

  Reputation Management in Canada – Rob Ford famous mayor of Toronto is now in the fight of his life and political life. It will be a landslide in one way or the other. People, businesses, politicians and governments need reputation management for many reasons and there are all types of mistakes, gaffs, errors, errors […]

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Getting Tax Credits for Your Unwanted Life Insuran...

Ten or twenty years ago, you purchased a life insurance policy. It was part of a good financial plan to keep your family protected in case of the unthinkable. Today, the mortgage is paid off, your family is grown, your retirement plan is in place and the insurance that once provided peace of mind is […]

Can you really afford not to have life insurance?

The answer is no.  Think about this…You love your family, right? You don’t want to leave them with the burden of debt in case of an unforeseen even, right? But how can you ensure that your family is not dealing with having to pay off debts while they are grieving in their time of loss?  […] and stand on guard for thee. The definitive Canadian money site in Canada is called simply MONEY aka above all the main namesake and top ranked site for Canadians and their money considerations and information. Money Information is indeed and important commodity. All the things we do at Money Canada Limited is […] and Money Information respectively are part of The MONEY Network and considered to be sites, landing pages and online destination places for Canadians – MONEY and Canada. Our main site is MONEY.CA please join us for all the right reasons. Money Information and this site is intended for long-term use for public awareness […]

Guildhall Diamonds – Launches shiny new alternativ...

Shine bright like a diamond. Why pay good money for good diamonds? white diamonds, yellow, diamonds, green diamonds, blue diamonds or red. The markets may go up and down and with it fortunes and lifetime savings are crushed or diminished. There is a good reason for not putting your eggs in one basket.  Some say” […]

Best Rate Around – Tax-Free Savings Account

A great and smart idea that needs better marketing. This simple concept of Best Rate Around is unique in concept and may be a cute play on words; but it really means business, big business, big enough that the big banks make a tidy some off each and every year. Now something new Tax-Free Savings […]

Tax Free Profit Extraction Using Life Insurance

A tax avoidance strategy has been growing in popularity in recent years. Although CRA has been aware of the strategy for over ten years, its increase in popularity and the Federal government’s current focus on reforming the taxation of insurance means that the life of the strategy may be coming to an end. There are […]

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System update at GRAVIS: Customers can now pay for gadgets with Yapital

09/22/14 2:05 am

System update at GRAVIS: Customers can now pay for gadgets with Yapital PR Newswire LUXEMBOURG, September 22, 2014 LUXEMBOURG, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –   GRAVIS launches cross-channel, mobile payment method Yapital in its online shop / Roll-out to all 44 stores in Germany is planned   Digital lifestyle par excellence for the past 25 […]

Texas Lawyer Names Brandy Manning Among The 2014 Winning Women

09/22/14 2:05 am

Texas Lawyer Names Brandy Manning Among The 2014 Winning Women PR Newswire MIDLAND, Texas, Sept. 22, 2014 MIDLAND, Texas, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Burleson LLP announced today that Brandy Manning, a partner in the firm’s Midland location, has been named among the 2014 Winning Women, a listing published every three years by Texas Lawyer magazine to […]

Art Van Furniture Donates Furniture, Mattresses And Flooring To Flood Victi...

09/22/14 2:00 am

Art Van Furniture Donates Furniture, Mattresses And Flooring To Flood Victims And Challenges Other Companies To Help Retailer teaming up with Focus: HOPE and other nonprofits to distribute goods September 26 and 27 PR Newswire WARREN, Mich., Sept. 22, 2014 WARREN, Mich., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Art Van Furniture has teamed up with Focus: […]

Allot Communications Secures Three Orders From Major Cloud Providers

09/22/14 2:00 am

Allot Communications Secures Three Orders From Major Cloud Providers Allot Cloud Access Optimization solutions ensure user experience and productivity through greater application visibility, control and security PR Newswire HOD HASHARON, Israel, September 22, 2014 HOD HASHARON, Israel, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: ALLT), a leading global supplier of service optimization […]

IRN/USA Radio Network Acquired By Cross Platform Media

09/22/14 2:00 am

IRN/USA Radio Network Acquired By Cross Platform Media PR Newswire RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 22, 2014 RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Cross Platform Media, a Raleigh-based media company, today announced its recent acquisition of IRN/USA Radio Network (Information Radio Network). Sam Hassell, CEO and president of Cross Platform Media, said the acquisition of the […]

Awaiting Existing Home Sale Results For August

09/22/14 2:00 am

Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Peoples Home Equity is looking forward to existing home sales this morning. Existing home sales have risen over the past 4 reports from April to July. As a reminder an existing home sales is when a home loan is closed. Mortgage closings usually occur 30-60 days after a real […]

Michael Pavia, President of Sydor Instruments, Recognized for Leadership

09/22/14 2:00 am

Rochester, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Michael Pavia, President of Sydor Instruments, was recognized this month by two different organizations for outstanding business leadership. The Rochester Regional Photonics Cluster/New York Photonics (RRPC) awarded Pavia the 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year Award at its annual meeting held on Sept. 4. This award recognized Pavia for demonstrating […]

SonicFox Now Offering Mobile Marketing Services for Real Estate Professiona...

09/22/14 2:00 am

Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 SonicFox, top SMS text marketing company, is now offering fully managed campaigns for real estate professionals nationwide. The campaigns involve a dedicated account representative, with impressive success rates for generating new and repeat business. Call (877) 871 – 7772 for more information and a free 7 day trial. SMS […]

Roady Guides Takes the Celtic Tiger 3.0 on the Road

09/22/14 2:00 am

Dublin, Ireland (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Semilla Ventures LLC., an angel investing venture fund based in New York, announces its first seed investment in Roady Guides: Ireland. Roady Guides is a self-drive guide tour app for the iPhone that provides over 100 short and insightful audio commentaries for Ireland’s most popular attractions — all based […]

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New Organic Skincare Company Dubbed “The Next Proactiv”

By Accesswire-MM Z Skin Cosmetics is said to be the fastest growing organic skincare company on the market today with the most effective and affordable results ever seen   Los Angeles / ACCESSWIRE / September 22nd, 2014 / With $102.3 BILLION dollars spent on skincare annually, consumers around ...

Velocity completes $300,000 Of Projects For Panamerica

By Velocity Data Inc. Vancouver / ACCESSWIRE / September 22, 2014 / Velocity (CSE:VCT)(FRANKFURT:9VD), announced that it has completed a $300,000 project for Panamerica. This transaction has been completed and not subject to any further supply of products or services. Velocity CEO, Adam Radly, ...

Ultracoin Attending Largest Cryptocurrency Mining Conference ‘Hashers Unite...

By Accesswire-MM Bitcoin alternative Ultracoin is attending the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining conference Hashers United in Las Vegas October 10th and 11th. Ultracoin has rapidly increased in popularity climbing fast on LAS VEGAS, NV / ACCESSWIRE / September 22nd, 2014 / Sup...

Northland announces the number of warrants exercised in September 2014

By Northland Resources S.A. Luxembourg / ACCESSWIRE / September 22, 2014 / Northland Resources SE (OSE: NAUR, Frankfurt: NPK, Nasdaq OMX/First North: NAURo – together with its subsidiaries “Northland”, “NRSE” or the “Company”) announces the number of warrants exercised in September 2014. The deadlin...

Young, Dynamic, Women-Owned Quality Management Consulting Firm Expanding

“We bring best practices and work shoulder to shoulder with Organizations to implement a Management System that reduces waste, drives consistency, and impacts the bottom line,” according to Lori Lyerly, Quality Management Expert. HOUSTON, TX, September 22, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — Qualaco Inc. is a...

The Key to Wisdom is Understanding; That Comes from Having the Knowledge of...

To understand wisdom we need to understand the relationship of God to wisdom. RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ, September 22, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — “…and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.” – Proverbs 9: 10 – New International Version God has made it clear that He is the Word and the Word is Him. Ma...

Talia’s Steakhouse & Bar Announces to Offer Prepaid Meals During Rosh H...

This press release informs readers about Talia’s Steakhouse & Bar’s plans for the upcoming Shabbat and Jewish holidays. The Manhattan kosher restaurant will offer prepaid lunch and dinner during Jewish holidays as well as Shabbat dinner. NEW YORK, NY, September 22, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — Peop...

Spectrum Retirement Communities Wins Bronze Honor from National Mature Medi...

Company’s publication, Spectrum Enhanced Living, acclaimed for design, creativity and content DENVER, CO, September 22, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — Spectrum Retirement Communities’ popular Spectrum Enhanced Living magazine has received a bronze honor from the National Mature Media Awards, which recogn...

Secure Couture Unveils Stiletto: High-Tech Fashion That Saves Lives

Stiletto, bluetooth-enabled jewelry that delivers industry-leading personal security, empowers women against stalkers and perpetrators of sexual and domestic violence. WESTON, FL, September 22, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — Secure Couture, LLC, a technology startup whose mission is to empower women by i...

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