Entries for November, 2008

Random Facts about Jack Bauer

Some people see the glass as half full. Others see it as half empty. Jack Bauer see the glass as a deadly weapon. When a convicted terrorist was sentenced to face Jack Bauer, he appealed to have the sentence reduced to death. There are two hands that can beat a royal flush. Jack Bauer’s right […]

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Talk Fusion Business

I’m STILL investigating a business opportunity called Talk Fusion. Basically the deal is that it is very hard to send a video over e-mail that the recipient can actually play on his computer without having to download formatting software. It appears that Talk Fusion has some kind of patented system that allows you to send […]

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Review of Zecco.com

My brother signed up last week for an investment account at Zecco.com.  Zecco offers up to 10 COMMISSION FREE trades per month.  He found the system to be user friendly for the most part.  The trading screen was easy to use and the execution was fast and within a penny of the Free Real Time […]

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Smart Use of Credit Cards

I am a major advocate of the SMART use of credit cards. I have been known to often tap credit cards for major purchases when they are offering attractive rates or balance transfers offers. My favorite aspect of using a credit card is the reward program. I would never use a card that does not offer […]

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Never Give Up

I was fortunate enough to have lunch last week with a friend and mentor who had just returned from a trip oversees. He shared with me some powerful insights into leading, surviving, and thriving through difficult times. Winston Churchill led Great Britain through what could easily be viewed as their most difficult hour in recorded […]

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Ford, A Good Investment?

I’m being asked the following question quite frequently lately,   “So how much Ford stock have you been buying?”   My gut reaction is to say, “Ford Stock, are you crazy?  That investment is toxic!”    But I’m a Michigan guy, and I’m a Ford guy, (I just bought a Ford last Friday…a Focus…39 MPG, […]

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Stock Hunting

I’ve been going crazy latly spending what little resources that I have on buying the common stock of great companies the I believe have serious long term potential.  I must admit that I’ve also made a short term trade or two…it’s hard not to take advantage of this type of volatility! Well, the background is that […]

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