This is a young person that has already contributed to society once, is studying in school to do it again, and his biggest concern is that he might have a negative moral impact on society while accepting unemployment to better himself.
I would hire this kid in a heartbeat!
rec him because we are doomed if we don't have enough kids just like him.
I have generally had the same results as when I've done the same thing in the market. [more]
OMG! You have to see this site!
How many naive suckers are there in the world!
Now that today's plunge is being attributed to a single sell call on WFC from a single analyst, you can see how jittery the money in the market is. [more]
For anybody following my quest for personal sovereignty, I am now also a citizen of Dominica and have a passport! I have a US passport and another passport to use for banking purposes in a country that I won't mention. [more]
I'd like to give you some advice that I wish I had received at your age. [more]
I posted a response in one of Porty's threads to help him out. He volunteered to comment about some stocks if Fools just posted the symbols and was flooded with responses immediately. He cried uncle shortly after. I don't think he realized how much admiration he had on the CAPs blogs. After he cried uncle, I decided to post my own opinions for 2 posters that posted after he said that he wasn't going to take anymore requests. [more]
Take a look at "The scariest job chart ever"
We are already in stagflation.
The only way out of it now is to hyperinflate the economy or to take money away and allow a depression to occur.
On the way home I stopped by an auction for a local storage company. There are lots of contractors in my area, and given the economy, I was looking to snag some industrial grade power tools at consumer grade prices. [more]
Oct. 6 (Bloomberg) -- Gold rose to a record on speculation that inflation will accelerate and erode the value of the dollar, boosting the appeal of the precious metal for investors seeking to preserve their wealth. [more]
I was all happy closing my DEER short today after seeing a 50% drop in price. Then I realized that they hadn't adjusted the starting price for the stock split and the stock actually rose today. I immediately canceled my close, but I see that others did close their picks. Will these guys take a big hit when the starting price is readjusted? If I wouldn't have remembered the split I would have been in the same boat. There's got to be a better way to account for splits in CAPS. [more]
I actually thought that "cash for clunkers" was a very good idea when I first heard about the plan. I originally only heard that it was a plan to give the consumer $4500 for buying a car with better gas mileage. [more]
Mexico mulls tax on miners as part of fiscal reform
I noticed that silver miners dropped in price today as the spot silver price was staying pretty steady so I started poking around the internet and found this.
I doubt it is having much of an effect now, but it is something to consider in the future.