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Real Estate Investing for Dummies® by Everything you need to confidently make real estate part of your investing plan Do you want to get involved in real estate investing, but aren't quite sure where to start? Real Estate Investing For Dummies is your go-to resource for making sense of the subject, offering plain-English, step-by-step explanations of everything you need to know to keep yourself one step ahead of the competition. Inside, you'll discover how to overcome the challenges of the market, take advantage of the opportunities in any real estate environment--including a down market--and so much more. Written by industry experts Eric Tyson and Robert Griswold, this new edition of Real Estate Investing For Dummies offers proven, practical, and actionable advice for anyone who wants to invest in income-producing properties. With the help of this straightforward and time-tested information, you'll get the know-how to wisely and confidently make smart, sound, and informed real estate investing decisions that will reap big rewards. Shows you how to make real estate part of your long-term investment plan Provides tips on getting the best deals on financing Offers trusted guidance on mastering the art of property valuation Gives you access to unprecedented information on how to build wealth in any market If you want to jump into the real estate market as a first-time investor or just want to brush up on recent changes that have occurred in the field, Real Estate Investing For Dummies is an essential resource you'll turn to again and again.
Call Number: HD1382.5 .T97 2015
The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing by The essential stock market guide for beginners, updated with timely strategies for investing your money. The perfect gift for anyone hoping to learn the basics of investing. Now in its fifth edition, The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing has established itself as a clear, concise, and highly effective approach to stocks and investment strategy. Rooted in the principles that made it invaluable from the start, this completely revised and updated edition of The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing shares a wealth of information, including: *What has changed and what remains timeless as the economy recovers from the subprime crash *All-new insights from deep historical research showing which measurements best identify winning stocks *A rock-solid value averaging plan that grows 3 percent per quarter, regardless of the economic climate *An exclusive conversation with legendary Legg Mason portfolio manager Bill Miller, revealing what he learned from the crash and recovery *Thoroughly updated resources emphasizing online tools, the latest stock screeners, and analytical sites that best navigated recent trends Accessible and intelligent, The Neatest Little Guide to Stock Market Investing is what every investor, new or seasoned, needs to keep pace in the current market. This book is a must read for anyone looking to make money in the stock market this year!
Call Number: HG179 .H374 2012
Stock Investing for Dummies® by The fast and easy way to grow your stock investments in today's changing market The changes, events and conditions affecting stock investors since the recent economic crisis have been dramatic. Today's economic and financial landscape offers new challenges and opportunities for investors and money managers. This new edition of Stock Investing For Dummies provides you with the information you need to protect and grow your stock investments in today's changing market. Stock Investing For Dummies contains 25 percent new and revised material designed to help investors navigate an ever-changing stock market with: information on ETFs, a safer way to be more diversified in the stock market; new rules, exchanges, and investment vehicles; the latest on the European debt crisis; and much more. Explores how technological changes mean new products, services, and ways of doing business Shows you how to use the latest research and information available Covers how (and why) to protect yourself Stock Investing For Dummies is for anyone new to investing in the stock market who is looking for a trusted, comprehensive reference to make sure their investments grow.
Call Number: HG4910 .M55 2016
Saving and Investing
Stocks and bonds, money market and mutual funds, IRAs and Roth IRAs, CDs and annuities, and good old-fashioned passbook accounts—this program helps students make sense of the many ways to save and invest money. With input from financial experts about the risks and rewards of each, the video defines terms viewers may have heard but not understood, such as compound interest, capital gains and losses, the NASDAQ and the Dow, market risk, inflation, and dividends. Smart, clear graphics help explain how the stock market works, the four types of bonds, saving for retirement, and the value of diversifying. Highlights include opening a brokerage account, the best time to buy and sell stocks, and investing in a college degree. A viewable/printable instructor’s guide is available online. A Meridian Production. Part of the series Personal Finance Essentials
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50 Economics Classics by Explore the ideas of some of the greatest thinkers in economics. Gain the insights and research of contemporary economists and commentators. WINNER - SILVER MEDAL, AXIOM BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS 2018 Economics drives the modern world and shapes our lives, but few of us feel we have time to engage with the breadth of ideas in the subject. 50 Economics Classics is the smart person's guide to two centuries of discussion of finance, capitalism and the global economy. From Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations to Thomas Piketty's bestseller Capital in the Twenty-First Century, here are the great reads, seminal ideas and famous texts clarified and illuminated for all.
Publication Date: 2017-05-30
Buffett Beyond Value by A detailed look at how Warren Buffett really invests In this engaging new book, author Prem Jain extracts WarrenBuffett's wisdom from his writings, Berkshire Hathaway financialstatements, and his letters to shareholders and partners in hispartnership firms-thousands of pages written over the last fiftyyears. Jain uncovers the key elements of Buffett's approach thatevery investor should be aware of. With Buffett Beyond Value, you'll learn that, contrary topopular belief, Warren Buffett is not a pure value investor, but aunique thinker who combines the principles of both value and growthinvesting strategies. You'll also discover why understanding CEOsis more important than studying financial metrics; and why you needan appropriate psychological temperament to be a successfulinvestor. Reveals Buffett's multifaceted investment principles Discusses how Buffett thinks differently from others aboutportfolio diversification, market efficiency, and corporategovernance Highlights how you can build a diverse and profitableinvestment portfolio With this book as your guide, you'll learn how to successfullyinvest like Warren Buffett.
Publication Date: 2010-03-29
Investing in the Modern Age by This book discusses many key topics in investment and risk management, the global economic situation and the shift in global investment strategies. It was largely written during the period of 2007-12, one of the most tumultuous times in global financial markets which called into question not only tenets of economic forecasting and also asset allocation and return strategies. It contains studies of how investors lose money in derivative markets, examples of those who did not and how these disasters could have been prevented. The authors draw some conclusions on the impact of the structural shifts currently underway in the global economy as well as how cyclical trends will affect these industries, the globe and key sectors. The authors zoom in on key growth areas, including emerging markets, their interlinkages and financial trends.The book also covers risk arbitrage and mean reversion strategies in financial and sports betting markets, plus incentives, volatility aspects, risk taking and investments strategies used by hedge funds and university endowments. Topics such as stock market crash predictions, asset liability planning models, various players in financial markets and the evaluation of the greatest investors are also discussed.The book presents tools and case studies of real applications for analyzing a wide variety of investment returns and better assessing the risks which many investors have preferred to ignore in the search of returns. Many security market regularities or anomalies are discussed including political party and January effects as is the process of building scenarios and using Kelly and fractional Kelly strategies to optimize returns.
Publication Date: 2013-05-01