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The Secret to Successful Investing: Consistency

Investing can be tricky business. Even for the most well-informed and experienced investors, uncertainties and unpredictable business climates create lots of question marks. In an effort to stem some of the uncertainty, investors are continually searching for the “secret” – the investment strategy used by those who have experienced profound success. If you’ve been searching for that secret, you may be surprised to learn that it can be summed up in just one word: consistency.

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Simplify Your Investment Strategy

Most people agree that 2011 was a tough year for investors. Wild market swings, unpredictable economies and a gridlocked Congress all played havoc with investors’ nerves. In uncertain times like these, the temptation is to move your money from one investment to another, trying to limit your losses. That strategy may make an investor feel better, more in control, but won’t necessarily improve returns. Find out what the best strategy is for 2012 and how to make the most of your investments.

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Microloans: A Good Investment?

One of the newer trends in investing is the “microloan.” Microloans allow everyday people with relatively small amounts of cash to lend directly to other people. The loans usually range from $25 to $5,000, and the borrowers are typically struggling entrepreneurs in developing countries who are looking to fund their small businesses. You obviously earn some great returns in terms of karma, but is it a good investment monetarily?

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Should You Invest in Gold?

Should You Invest in Gold?

Gold, gold, gold! It’s hard to escape the constant chatter about gold – the rising price, the investment potential and why YOU should invest in gold now. But what can you really believe? Certified Financial Planner Tammy Kraig explains the gold phenomenon and helps you decide if you should buy in.

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