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  • Brent crude oil prices touched their weakest level in more than 11 years on Monday on concerns of global oversupply, while Wall Street ended higher as investors went shopping after two days of sharp declines.

    Wall St. rebounds but dollar falls and oil touches 11-year low

    Brent crude oil prices touched their weakest level in more than 11 years on Monday on concerns of global oversupply, while Wall Street ended higher as investors went shopping after two days of sharp declines.

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  • Compound interest Compound interest is interest added to the principal of a deposit or loan so that the added interest also earns interest from then on. This addition of interest […]

    Introduction to compound interest

    Compound interest Compound interest is interest added to the principal of a deposit or loan so that the added interest also earns interest from then on. This addition of interest […]

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  • Where do you think we are? Pin the “You Are Here” tail on the “market” donkey…     Original article @Zerohedge.com – “Investing” Simplified

    “Investing” Simplified

    Where do you think we are? Pin the “You Are Here” tail on the “market” donkey…     Original article @Zerohedge.com – “Investing” Simplified

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  • In the world of money, which is a world shaped by human behavior, nobody has the foggiest notion of what will happen in the future. Mark that word -- NOBODY! Thus, the successful trader does not base moves on what supposedly will happen but reacts instead to what is happening.

    The Investing and Stock Market 19 Trading Points

    In the world of money, which is a world shaped by human behavior, nobody has the foggiest notion of what will happen in the future. Mark that word -- NOBODY! Thus, the successful trader does not base moves on what supposedly will happen but reacts instead to what is happening.

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  • Selamat Melabur! / Happy Investing! 

Lagi mudah nak faham kalau dengan gambar. Enjoy!

    Selamat Melabur! / Happy Investing!

    Selamat Melabur! / Happy Investing! Lagi mudah nak faham kalau dengan gambar. Enjoy!

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  • The most important aspect to your trading, is money management. Money management is that portion of one's trading system that tells you what portion of your money should you put on a given investment. How much risk should you be willing to take? Many investors mess up an incredible number of opportunities by not following proper money management routines. In the end, it was all Murphy's Law in action. The stocks that we were the most sure ... They hurt the most. The stocks we were afraid of went up through the roof!

    Most Stock Trader Do Not Know Money Management

    The most important aspect to your trading, is money management. Money management is that portion of one's trading system that tells you what portion of your money should you put on a given investment. How much risk should you be willing to take? Many investors mess up an incredible number of opportunities by not following proper money management routines. In the end, it was all Murphy's Law in action. The stocks that we were the most sure ... They hurt the most. The stocks we were afraid of went up through the roof!

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  • So, maknanye, kalau ikut berita ni, lebih ramai pihak yang menjual daripada pihak yang membeli dan pihak yang menjual tu menjual semata-mata untuk mendapatkan untung yang pasti dan lebih bijak drpd pihak yg satu lagi, pihak yag membeli. Tambahan pula, tiada pihak yang menjual mendapat rugi dalam transaksi tersebut, kalau ikut tajuk berita tu la.

    Profit taking of such, such, such, stock drive FBMKLCI lower?

    So, maknanye, kalau ikut berita ni, lebih ramai pihak yang menjual daripada pihak yang membeli dan pihak yang menjual tu menjual semata-mata untuk mendapatkan untung yang pasti dan lebih bijak drpd pihak yg satu lagi, pihak yag membeli. Tambahan pula, tiada pihak yang menjual mendapat rugi dalam transaksi tersebut, kalau ikut tajuk berita tu la.

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  • When we're small, our parents were our main source of reference both from their action and inaction. In a bigger sense, government is our big parent, or big brother. What they do, most of us follow although what come from their mouth not always the same as what they actually do. When their action contradict their statement, they still can "buat deek...". Not an apology came from their filthy mouth! One of the no-no thing in investment is borrowing money to invest. Investing is already a risky business. Using borrowed money only increase the risk multiple time!

    News – Malaysia’s debt still manageable, says Idris Jala

    When we're small, our parents were our main source of reference both from their action and inaction. In a bigger sense, government is our big parent, or big brother. What they do, most of us follow although what come from their mouth not always the same as what they actually do. When their action contradict their statement, they still can "buat deek...". Not an apology came from their filthy mouth! One of the no-no thing in investment is borrowing money to invest. Investing is already a risky business. Using borrowed money only increase the risk multiple time!

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  • Be careful of financial planners, but a good one who charges only a fee will be easier to find than a broker. Some are CFPs, Certified Financial Planners. That doesn’t mean they know how to make money. Most have the same training as brokers – all bad. You definitely don’t want one with ties to any financial organization or brokerage company.

    Changing Brokers/Financial Planners

    Be careful of financial planners, but a good one who charges only a fee will be easier to find than a broker. Some are CFPs, Certified Financial Planners. That doesn’t mean they know how to make money. Most have the same training as brokers – all bad. You definitely don’t want one with ties to any financial organization or brokerage company.

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  • If you open a savings account at the bank, they will pay you interest on your savings. So you think that your savings are guaranteed to grow and that makes you feel extremely good! But wait until you see what inflation will do to your investment in the long-term!

    Saving Versus Investing

    If you open a savings account at the bank, they will pay you interest on your savings. So you think that your savings are guaranteed to grow and that makes you feel extremely good! But wait until you see what inflation will do to your investment in the long-term!

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