2015 Stock Market Holidays

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WHAT STOCK MARKET HOLIDAYS ARE SCHEDULED FOR 2015? Now that we're into 2015, it's time to start planning for the year ahead.  For example, investors will need to know when the stock markets are closed because those are days they can not make any trades. That goes for any automatic investments you might have set up with online discount brokers such as Scottrade. Of … [Read more...]

Advantages of Dividend Investing

Never Underestimate the Power of Dividend Investing Everybody wants to get the greatest return possible from their investments in the stock market. Who wouldn’t love to see their stocks double or triple in value? Although this may be the goal of investors, it is very difficult to achieve. One of the ways that investors can increase their chances of selecting winning … [Read more...]

Save Money by Carpooling

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In today's edition of Money Saving Mondays we're going to talk about how you can save money by carpooling. Not everyone has to drive to work. Some people are able to telecommute or take mass transit to reach the office. Other lucky folks live close enough to walk or bicycle to work. But for the rest of us, driving to work every day is the norm.  Traffic jams, bad weather, … [Read more...]

How Far Would You Move For A Job Opportunity?

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The US unemployment rate has improved dramatically since the dark days of 2009 when about ten percent of the population was unemployed. But even so, many people are still having a hard time finding a job that paid as well as the one they lost.  Many unemployed workers are being forced to expand their job search to locations they would have previously considered too far.  … [Read more...]