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Laissez FaireThe Real Reason ISIS Wants You Dead

Chris Campbell

ISIS is a radical terrorist organization wreaking havoc across Northern Iraq. But its members come from all over the world - including many from Western Countries. The question no one's asking is why... Why are foreigners flocking to the Middle East to fight alongside ISIS? And how far does Obama really want to go? Chris Campbell explores...


How to Trade October Volatility

Greg Guenthner

When it comes to the stock market, October gets a bad rap. It's true, there have been some major crashes in October (ahem... Black Monday, Black Tuesday, etc.) but on a shorter timeline this month hasn't been nearly as bad as you might think. Today, Greg Guenthner offers an optimistic look at the month investors love to hate. Read on...


Invest Like a Shark in the “New” Stock Market

Wayne Mulligan

In the late '90s, financial TV personalities like Jim Cramer became mega stars - often drawing more ratings the ESPN. But that was over 15 years ago... That couldn't happen again, could it? Today, Wayne Mulligan details the new flock of personalities that are set to cash-in on a different kind of investment boom. Read on...


One Thing to Consider Before You Become a Whistleblower

Chris Campbell

Being a "whistleblower" is no easy task. Regardless of whom you're blowing the whistle on, there's bound to be a fair amount of risk involved... and that's especially true if you're going after the "powers that be." But there's more to it than that... And as Chris Campbell explains, none of it matters if you can't protect yourself. Read on...


How to Spot a Market Top

Greg Guenthner

Last week was a rough one for most of the world's markets. Investors saw red almost everywhere they looked. And that's got a few media outlets ready to declare a top in stocks. Greg Guenthner explains why this line of thinking could be dangerous... and why, if you follow it, you could be doing your portfolio a disservice. Read on...


The Number One Threat to the US Above Terrorism

Peter Coyne

As conflict with ISIS looms, the Pentagon appears to be in a pickle... They've got all kinds of things on their "wish list", and they're not likely to get all of them. But they may have found a loophole, and that could mean big bucks for a handful of investors who know where to look. Peter Coyne explains...


Forget Alibaba: China’s Growth Story No One’s Talking About

Byron King

While everyone's been distracted by the Alibaba IPO, there's another growth story coming out of China that could have much greater implications. In fact, this threat was recently declassified by the Senate and confirms what some - including Byron King - have suspected for years. Today he relays this threat, and what it could mean for your portfolio...


The Secret Slave Labor Ring Coming to Your Neighborhood

Chris Campbell

America has about 4% of the world's population, yet houses 25% of the world's incarcerated people. What's to cause of this disparity? Are Americans just naturally prone to criminal behavior? Many people believe the private prison industry is to blame. But as Chris Campbell explains, the real culprit is actually right outside your door. Read on...


Limit Your Exposure to this Down-Trending Market Sector

Greg Guenthner

Over the summer, stocks seemed to have a blast. Everything was up. The champagne was flowing and investors thought the party would never end. Sadly, as the summer fades away, so does much of that excitement... and the gains that came along with it. And that's especially true for one unfortunate sector of the market. Greg Guenthner explains...


Addison WigginThe Ethics of “Making the Empire Pay”

Addison Wiggin

"Maximizing profits and conforming to social policies are separate endeavors," wrote the late Harry Browne in 1995. Indeed. Investors must often decide between being socially responsible and simply following the money. Today, Addison Wiggin offers an opportunity that may help make that decision a bit easier. Read on...