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Islam Sharia Law and Finances

If you’re Muslim and are concerned about financial products that comply with Sharia Law, there are more and more options available to you today. The first Islamic bank in the UK, the Islamic Bank of Britain, opened its headquarters in … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Society Articles, Vivian Davis | 7,758 Comments

7 Simple Ways To Feel Happier

All of us have days when we’re out of sorts. You just wish you were in a better mood. You’ve had days like that, haven’t you? Perhaps you tried to get yourself into a better state of mind but struggled … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Mia Chen, Spiritual Articles, Stephanie Cohen | 6,417 Comments

Options Trading Basics, Part II

An option is a contract that provides you with the right to execute a stock transaction—that is, to buy or sell 100 shares of stock. (Each option always refers to a 100-share unit.) This right includes a specific stock and … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Finance Articles, Jeremy Rios | 5,960 Comments

Money and the World

Whatever your resources, socially responsible investment (SRI) can help you fulfil your dreams, and make the world a better place. SRI means you can channel your money away from industries that contribute to the destruction of the environment, companies employing … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Economy Articles, Jeremy Rios | 4,978 Comments

What do VCs want?

Venture capitalists come across a lot of companies that need funding everyday. Harsh as it may seem only 10% of the applicants will receive funding for their business. Each firm has their standards to uphold to be able to diversify … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Finance Articles, Jeremy Rios | 7,245 Comments

Options Trading Basics, Part I

The study of options can expand your perceptions about the range of possibilities. Most people are familiar with two forms of investment: equity and debt. There is a third method, however, and that third method is far more interesting than … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Finance Articles, Jeremy Rios | 4,947 Comments

Positive Attitude Secrets

Are you constantly bombarded by thoughts of negativity? Plagued by feelings of insecurity? Do you see everything in a negative manner? The reason for this lies deep within your heart. You are what you mentally and spiritually eat. If a … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Mia Chen, Spiritual Articles | 1,808 Comments

Less Coal – China’s Energy Plan

According to a U.S. Congressional – Executive Commission on China, which held a series of Issues Roundtables in late 2004, it was estimated that 12 Chinese mine workers die for every million tons of coal produced. Most are killed by … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Economy Articles, Jim Collins, World Articles | 7,088 Comments

Forex Strategies

FOREX trading refers to an international, 24/7, over the counter, exchange market where currencies of different nations are bought and sold. Trading is always done in pairs assuming the price of currency bought to go up and that sold to … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Economy Articles, Finance Articles, Jim Collins, World Articles | 6,103 Comments

Time for Dividends

Soaring technology stocks led the longest bull market in history during the 1990s, driving investors to shun stocks of dividend-paying firms. The steady stock performance of more conservative firms just seemed pale in comparison. But now, rising interest rates and … Continue reading

Posted in Archive, Economy Articles, Finance Articles, Jim Collins | 6,391 Comments