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Great Ways to Invest Your Cash

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Ever since I started work at age 15 I have always hd it in mind that I should save a good percentage of my wages. I regularly saved between 25-20% of anything I earned and my savings stood me in good stead when it was time to buy my first car, first home and put some money away for my children. As a result of my savings strategy I was left with a very healthy savings account balance and I decided that after so many years of being frugal that I would make a chance with some of my money…

What Are the Best Ways to Invest Your Cash?

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What are the best ways to invest my money? I get asked this question a lot and the harsh truth is that every type of investment you could make carries with it a level of risk, there is no surefire way of guaranteeing profit, the trick is knowledge and timing. Timing is something that only a handful of people in the World can consistently get right, even investment giants like Merrill Lynch make investment errors, making mistakes is where the knowledge comes in, learning from mistakes you make and being smart enough to get out if quickly if they happen.…

How the Modern-Day Equity Firm Analyzes Potential Investments

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Life in private equity might seem glamorous and hugely lucrative, but behind all the stories of profit are immense analytical skills that aim to find out whether a deal really is viable for a company. Suffice to say, those that are able to successfully use these skills are the ones which boast the big balance sheets. Those that aren’t able to vet a deal successfully, won’t last within the industry very long. It’s because of this that we found an interview with Marc Leder really interesting. Leder, the co-CEO of Sun Capital, participated in an interview in which he was…

The 3 Risks Scrutinized by the International Investor

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There are investors, and then there are international investors. Both can make obscene amounts of money, but one could argue that the latter carries more potential for both risk and reward. As the title of this guide may have given away, we’re going to analyze some of the biggest risks that have to be considered by any individual who is looking to take their money abroad. It will soon become clear how varied domestic and international investments are, and why establishments such as the International Tax & Investment Center are so hot in demand when it comes to the topic.…

How to Invest in Private Companies

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Does the stock market scare you these days? Downtrodden about the pitiful returns that bonds and the banks are giving you? Private companies are where it’s at. Even though they can’t be bought using your trading programs, learning about the channels through which you can invest in them will help you make the kind of money that you deserve. 1) Work with firms that already invest in private companies If you have limited investing experience, don’t try to figure out privately-held companies on your own. There is much less information in the public domain concerning private companies then there is…