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From concerns over unprecedented levels of government debt to making money from your old books @ The RoundUp

Friday, 20 November 2009, 5:43 | Economics | 0 Comment
by Numan

As I’ve posted last week I’ve sold the vast majority of my 6 month dollar cost averaging portfolio. The economic environment is too shaky for my taste. I’m willing to risk losing potential return since the risk I consider is a quick drop back to March 2009 levels. Assuming jobs won’t improve any time soon […]

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A Temple Restaurant and a Clearing House for Tickets – Two Observations of New York City

Saturday, 7 November 2009, 5:21 | Management | 0 Comment
by Numan

Best City in the World New York City is my favorite destination in the world. Any opportunity to visit again, whether on business or pleasure is a joy. With each visit a new light is shed on some other aspect of the city. I’d like to share two such spotlights with you. In case you […]

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Shortcuts to Early Retirement – Absurd Frugal Thinking or Common Financial Sense?

Tuesday, 4 November 2008, 14:39 | Budgeting, Economics, Money Saving Tips, Psychology | 0 Comment
by Numan

Permanent income gone astray The past week has been exceptionally long. I’ve managed to work 42.5 hours in just three days. Since I found this particular project very interesting it hardly felt like work was robbing me of my spare time. I often dislike working long hours as it simply seems like the days are […]

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Sell In May and Go Away? Historical Research and Surprising Results

Monday, 26 May 2008, 15:15 | Investing | 0 Comment
by Numan

Seasonal indicators are always a tempting and counter-intuitive notion. Sell in May and go away? Second in reputation only to the January effect “Sell in may and go away” is a common and well known seasonal indicator. I imagine the papers will soon fill with articles on this indicator. I think it’s a good time […]

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How to Save by Making Credit Card Payments More Real and Tangible: 5 Practical Tips

Saturday, 3 May 2008, 14:14 | Credit Cards, Money Saving Tips | 0 Comment
by Numan

A higher tangibly of credit card payments will ensure spending less Making credit card payments more tangible is very important as the tangibility of the payment determines how easy (or hard) it would be to make it. Credit card payments, which are easier and less tangible then cash payments, will often result in higher spending […]

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How does it feel like to lose over $50B?

Tuesday, 19 February 2008, 17:05 | Economics | 0 Comment
by Numan

UBS shareholders have written off over $50B in the last couple of months. I can’t help but wonder how does that feel like? American companies are writing off hundreds of billions of dollar in subprime and alt-a mortgages. Housing prices continue to drop and on average each American citizen has lost more than we want […]

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