President Trump Challenges China and Globalization

President Trump Challenges China and Globalization

President Trump Challenges China and Globalization BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 588, September 15, 2017 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: US President Donald Trump’s decision to abandon the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) marks a fundamental change from Barack Obama’s priorities. It could also create a policy vacuum in Asia, as the US is no longer the driving force behind regional […]

The Effects of the Shortened T+2 Settlement Cycle

The Effects of the Shortened T+2 Settlement Cycle

The Effects of the Shortened T+2 Settlement Cycle In March 2017, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) adopted amended Rule 15c6-1(a) which shortens the standard trade settlement cycle for most broker-dealer securities transactions from three business days (known as T+3) to two business days, (known as T+2). On Tuesday, September 5, 2017, […]

Become a Racehorse Owner

Become a Racehorse Owner

Become a Racehorse Owner Price:$1000.00 Shipping: $0.00 Add to Cart Member Member $1000 VIP, private-guided, tour of Farm or Stable (2 persons), including picnic lunch at Farm and photo opportunity with our Stallion (*both lunch and photo need to be scheduled in advance in order to guarantee the best experience for your party). Horseshoe from a […]

Forex Market Review (Asian Session)

Christina Parthenidou, XM Investment Research Desk It was another difficult session for the US dollar as numerous factors including political issues, disappointing economic numbers, and dangerous natural phenomena weighed heavily on the currency driving it to a 32-month low. Consequently, the dollar’s weakness boosted other majors and helped them reach new highs. The dollar fell […]

Cryptocurrency Crackdown Sparks a Rush to Gold

Cryptocurrency Crackdown Sparks a Rush to Gold

Cryptocurrency Crackdown Sparks a Rush to Gold $BTCUSD, $GLD, $BAC Market guru Mark Mobius said he is sensing danger in the explosive growth of cryptocurrencies. Governments will begin clamping down on digital currencies because of their use in illicit financing, with terrorist groups to drug dealers contributing to their rise, Mr. Mobius, Executive Chairman at […]

Bitcoin Dives, China Declares Initial Coin Offerings Illegal

Bitcoin Dives, China Declares Initial Coin Offerings Illegal

Bitcoin Dives, China Declares Initial Coin Offerings Illegal $BTCUSD Bitcoin dives after the PBOC, China’s central bank, said ICO (initial coin offerings) are illegal and asked that all related fundraising activity to be halted immediately, issuing the strongest regulatory challenge so far to the burgeoning market for digital token sales. Monday,the PBOC on its website […]

World War 3: North Korea Defiant in Nuclear Bid

World War 3: North Korea Defiant in Nuclear Bid

A North Korean envoy to a UN disarmament forum has refused to negotiate its nuclear program, accusing the US and South Korea of using joint military drills to carry out “an aggressive war scenario” and “a secret operation” against the North’s leadership. “The DPRK will never place its self-defense nuclear deterrence on the negotiating table […]

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm to feature discussions on ICOs and blockchain development

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm to feature discussions on ICOs and blockchain development

Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm to feature discussions on ICOs and blockchain development On September 7, Stockholm will host a large conference dedicated to blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies, and ICOs – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm. That is one of the events from Smile-Expo company that organized 15 blockchain conferences in Europe. The key discussion topics […]

Race Horse Syndication

Race Horse Syndication

Race Horse Syndication We love horse racing, in our business at Knightsbridge we have a focus on breeding and bloodlines, if you are in the market for a horse or are looking to sell it would behoove you (pun intended) to contact us. Beyond investing Knightsbridge is a premier lifestyle, business and thoroughbred club and […]

A Glimpse of the Wonders of the Future!

A Glimpse of the Wonders of the Future!

A Glimpse of the Wonders of the Future! The iWorld2017 had its grand opening on 10 August at the Century City International Conference Centre, Chengdu. The 9 exhibition zones, 8 forums and 7 featured programs immediately triggered a feverish frenzy all over the expo. A splendid feast of intelligent technologies well served! The iWorld2017 had […]

The Key to Health and Happiness is Gratitude

The Key to Health and Happiness is Gratitude

The Key to Health and Happiness is Gratitude There is an ever-growing body of research that confirms that gratitude has a number of very potent health benefits. Dr. P. Murali Doraiswamy, an expert in brain and mind health notes, “If [thankfulness] were a drug, it would be the world’s best-selling product with a health maintenance […]

Keep Knowledge Coming into Your Life

Keep Knowledge Coming into Your Life

Keep Knowledge Coming into Your Life Ben Franklin said: “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Investing in Knowledge, some things to do Naps: Naps can dramatically increase learning, memory, awareness, creativity, and productivity. Pulling from the results of more than 10 years of experiments, nap researcher Sara Mednick of the University of California, […]

iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWS) Outlook

iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWS) Outlook

iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWS) Outlook iShares MSCI Singapore Index Fund (the Fund) seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded securities in the aggregate in the Singaporean market, as measured by the MSCI Singapore Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the […]

World War 3: USA Not Safe Says North Korea

World War 3: USA Not Safe Says North Korea

World War 3: USA Not Safe Says North Korea Pyongyang has promised to use “righteous action” in response, although without elaborating, North Korea’s KCNA news agency reported, as cited by Reuters. “It’s a wild idea to think the DPRK will be shaken and change its position due to this kind of new sanctions formulated by […]

Progressive Democrats Trying to Destroy US President Trump

Progressive Democrats Trying to Destroy US President Trump

Progressive Democrats Trying to Destroy US President Trump Mr. President, Drain the Swamp!  President Trump has miraculously turned the economy around; Q-2 GDP, Trump’s 1st full Quarter in the Oval Office was far ahead of anything produced by Mr. Obama. Corporate profits are soaring; job growth is phenomenal; the stock market is at all-time highs; […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marks 70th Anni at Pebble Beach

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marks 70th Anni at Pebble Beach

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Marks 70th Anni at Pebble Beach $RACE, $BID One up and coming event that Ferrari fans should not miss is the Monterey Car Week that will run through the week of 18 August. This is because the iconic Italian Supercar maker will be bringing 70 historic models to the Key event at Pebble […]

What it Takes to be Successful, Do You have it?

What it Takes to be Successful, Do You have it?

What it Takes to be Successful, Do You have it? Some Characteristics of an Entrepreneur Bound for Success Check out this visual list of character traits common among successful entrepreneurs. Nine out of ten startups will fail. Do you have what it takes to succeed? It might seem like the founders who succeed have some inherent […]

GAC Motor’s Takes on Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA

GAC Motor’s Takes on Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA

GAC Motor’s Takes on Tesla NASDAQ:TSLA Tesla is about to face some tough competition from China. Chinese leading automaker GAC Motor has officially released its first self-developed smart all-electric SUV GE3 into the Chinese market. Made its international debut at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in January, GE3 is based on a […]

Hemp CBD Vs Cannabis CBD, the Difference

Hemp CBD Vs Cannabis CBD, the Difference

Hemp CBD Vs Cannabis CBD, the Difference $POTN CBD stands for phytocannabinoid Cannabidiol. It has come into the medical cannabis scene like no other natural compound has ever done. CBD has received lots of media attention over the past few years; however, there are many people that have questions about it: Below is everything one […]

Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Re-Invents Theme Parks

Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Re-Invents Theme Parks

Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Re-Invents Theme Parks Today at D23 Expo 2017, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts announced an extraordinary line-up of brand new attractions and experiences coming to its parks and resorts around the world as it continues to revolutionize the guest experience, starting from before guests even arrive for a Disney vacation to […]

Australia S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) The Week Ahead

Australia S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) The Week Ahead

Australia S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) The Week Ahead The share of national income going to households has shrunk to its smallest since 1964, the year the the Year I was born in Australia. The A$1.7 trillion economy expanded at its slowest pace in eight years last quarter, with annual growth of 1.7 percent as workers and […]

Thailand 4.0 Initiatives

Thailand 4.0 Initiatives

Thailand Board of Investment Offers Privileges to Support Thai Infrastructure Development in Tandem With Fast-progressing Thailand 4.0 Initiatives Thailand’s strategically important geographic location gives it ample advantage to become a primary regional economic hub, not only in trade, investment and tourism, but also in communication and transportation networks that connect to other regions around the […]

Electrical Power Consumption, Economic Growth and Global Warming

Electrical Power Consumption, Economic Growth and Global Warming

Electrical Power Consumption, Economic Growth and Global Warming $DIA, $GLD, $SLV The DJIA had not seen a new all-time high since June 19 until this week, when it closed at record highs 2 days running. But as the Dow Jones’ BEV chart below shows, last week it closed just 0.53% away from a new all-time […]

From Dreams to Reality, Making it Happen

From Dreams to Reality, Making it Happen

From Dreams to Reality, Making it Happen “Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve.” — Napoleon Hill We are only limited by the workings of the mind and its ability to intelligently structure conditions to make Dreams happen. Once you are ready and desire specific changes in your life, the process of […]

American’s With Foreign Accounts, Listen Up

American’s With Foreign Accounts, Listen Up

American’s With Foreign Accounts, Listen Up If the total balance of your foreign financial accounts exceeds $10,000 at any time during a calendar year, then you must file an “FBAR” (FinCEN Form 114, Annual Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts) with the US government for that year. An FBAR for a given year is […]

Changes From the SEC: Confidentiality is Key

Changes From the SEC: Confidentiality is Key

Changes From the SEC: Confidentiality is Key In a recent effort to foster increased public offering activity, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced on 29 June 2017 that it will permit all companies to submit voluntary draft registration statements relating to initial public offerings (IPOs), certain follow-on offerings and national securities exchange listings […]

Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs

Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs

Global Stock Investors Seeing Record Market Highs $DIA, $SPY, $DAX, $DJSH, $N300, $NSEI Year to Date (YTD) investors in global stock markets are seeing record highs. Record marks for the widely-followed country indexes occurred in the context of notably low volatility, adding to investor comfort and a sense of accomplishment. All of this was accompanied […]

These are the Key Leadership Qualities, Do You Have Them?

These are the Key Leadership Qualities, Do You Have Them?

These are the Key Leadership Qualities, Do You Have Them? Vision, passion, and integrity are the well known leadership traits. But, there are several more Key qualities and some of them have been perceived as weaknesses. These traits can be developed and nurtured to help further the abilities as a leader, at work, in community, […]

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide $IBM, $FB, $AMZN, $GOOGL, $MSFT Software will disrupt most traditional industries everywhere in the next 5-10 years. Uber is a software tool, they do not own cars not 1, and are now the biggest taxi company in the world Airbnb is now the biggest hotel company in the […]

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank I just read a new analysis of US medical bills has found hospitals typically charge uninsured ER (emergency room)  patients 4X as much as the take from Medicare for the same service. The study published in JAMA Internal Medicine found that ER patients routinely pay more […]

Some Key Rules When Trading the Markets

Some Key Rules When Trading the Markets

Some Key Rules When Trading the Markets $DIA,  $SPY,  $QQQ,  $VXX “The investor’s chief problem, and even his worst enemy, is likely to be himself.” – Benjamin Graham Below is a list of the Key stock trading rules when the markets are trading at highs, they are not new. Successful investor use them daily,  the […]

Support President Trump, “Understand that Climate Changes”

Support President Trump, “Understand that Climate Changes”

Support President Trump, “Understand that Climate Changes” Friday, US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos  defended President Donald Trump’s decision to leave the Paris climate accord, but said she understands that “the climate changes.” “Oh, I think the climate, certainly, the climate changes, yes,” Secretary DeVos told reporters while visiting the Eagle Academy Public Charter School in […]

Aggressive Fed Could Upset Markets, Gold is the Hedge

Aggressive Fed Could Upset Markets, Gold is the Hedge

Aggressive Fed Could Upset Markets, Gold is the Hedge $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $GLD, $SLV The mins from this month’s FOMC meeting outline an aggressive agenda that may upset financial markets in the months ahead. Fed officials said the plan is cautious, and stocks rallied on the news. The Big Q: How safe should participants […]

Lemongrass Oil for Mood & More

Lemongrass Oil for Mood & More

Lemongrass Oil for Mood & More Lemongrass (Cymbopogon) is a tall perennial plant from the Poaceae grass family, which thrives in tropical and sub-tropical climes, such as in India, Cambodia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, China and Guatemala. The plant grows in clumps and has bright green, sharp-edged leaves, similar to grass. Lemongrass is a […]

Citic Build’s China Education Base

Citic Build’s China Education Base

On May 12, 2017 in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China,CITIC’s M&A Fund announced a new education initiative called “US-China Global Alliance in Education Industry Investment”. The project fits into the “One Belt, One Road” trade and infrastructure initiative. Critical partners supporting this effort include Discovery Education and AdvancED.  Discovery Education is the leading provider of digital content and professional development […]

Top Asian Stocks to Own Now

Top Asian Stocks to Own Now

Top Asian Stocks to Own Now E-commerce powerhouses in China are extremely bullish about strengthening trade ties and invigorating economic activities in economies along the Belt and Road Initiative, industry observers said. They said that as fast-growing mobile and internet usage propels consumer spending, an ever-widening array of “Made in China” items will be at […]

HEFFX to Initiate Coverage of Thai Stocks

HEFFX to Initiate Coverage of Thai Stocks

HEFFX to Initiate Coverage of Thai Stocks HEFFX rate Thailand as one the prime emerging market economies for long term investing. The Stock Exchange of Thailand is a well regulated venue for the foreign investor and home to many quality companies. The outlook for Thailand is strong. Over the last four decades, Thailand has made […]

Value Investing Generates Higher Returns, Lower Risk

Value Investing Generates Higher Returns, Lower Risk

Value Investing Generates Higher Returns, Lower Risk $BRK.A, $SHLD GuruFocus founder Charlie Tian, PhD’s book, Invest Like a Guru: How To Generate Higher Returns At Reduced Risk With Value Investing. Dr. Tian doesn’t have a background in finance. He is a physicist expert in fiber optics and lasers. Perhaps because of his non-financial background Dr. […]

Elon Musk Talks about the Future, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and SpaceX

Elon Musk Talks about the Future, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and SpaceX

Elon Musk Talks about the Future, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and SpaceX Elon Musk discusses his new project digging tunnels under LA, the latest from Tesla and SpaceX and his motivation for building a future on Mars in conversation with TED’s Head Curator, Chris Anderson. 0:11 Chris Anderson: Elon, hey, welcome back to TED. It’s great […]

Doing Business in Asia Requires Expertise

Doing Business in Asia Requires Expertise

Doing Business in Asia Requires Expertise There is no reason to compromise high standards when it comes to production and/or personal interactions, Harmony is Key. This is an outline some of HeffX’s expertise in Asia business dealings. Whether you operate in the businesses of manufacturing, services, or in the for-profit education industry arenas, growth brings opportunity. […]

Malaysia Remains a Solid Economy

Malaysia Remains a Solid Economy

Malaysia is a highly open, upper-middle income economy. Malaysia was one of 13 countries identified by the Commission on Growth and Development in its Growth Report to have recorded average growth of more than 7 percent per year for 25 years or more. Economic growth was inclusive, as Malaysia also succeeded in nearly eradicating poverty. From an economy dominated by […]

BizBash Live Returns To South Florida

BizBash Live Returns To South Florida

On May 4, BizBash Live returns to the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center with a new roster of industry all-stars, ideas, and inspiration for events. BizBash Live brings together nearly 1,500 event professionals for one day, including hundreds of vendors to be located in the Exhibit Hall, and top speakers in the Event Innovation Forum. Event […]

Global Trade War is About to Begin: Reading Between the Lines at the IMF

Global Trade War is About to Begin: Reading Between the Lines at the IMF

What the IMF did not say is the key here Member countries of the International Monetary Fund on Saturday pledged to work to reduce global imbalances but failed to repeat their past pledge to resist all forms of protectionism. The International Monetary and Financial Committee, the IMF’s steering body, also repeated its past commitments on […]

Soft Skills of a Bachelors Degree Losing “Luster” in Jobs Market

Soft Skills of a Bachelors Degree Losing “Luster” in Jobs Market

Soft Skills of a Bachelors Degree Losing “Luster” in Jobs Market The bachelor’s degree, once a possible ticket to middle-class comfort is losing its luster in the US job market. Wages for college grads across many majors have fallen since the Y’s 2007-09 recession, according to an analysis by the Georgetown University Center on Education and the […]

Education & Skills Key to Improving Jobs Prospects

Education & Skills Key to Improving Jobs Prospects

Education & Skills Key to Improving Jobs Prospects Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Tuesday that investments in education and skills training are vital to address persistently high unemployment among lower-income and minority communities. “Education levels have historically lagged in low- and moderate-income communities, particularly communities of color,” Ms. Yellen said in remarks on workforce development […]

Interested in Trading Online? Here are Some Tips

Interested in Trading Online? Here are Some Tips

Interested in Trading Online? Here are Some Tips If you are interested in trading online and want to know how to trade the stock market as a day trader below are some tips. Learning to make investments in the stock hard market is difficult, learning to day trade the markets is more difficult. Doing without […]

Dubai: Advanced Scholarships to be Won at GITEX Shopper Spring

Dubai: Advanced Scholarships to be Won at GITEX Shopper Spring

Dubai: Advanced Scholarships to be Won at GITEX Shopper Spring Students visiting GITEX Shopper Spring 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) this week will have the opportunity to submit their best report cards to win four university scholarships offered by Amity University Dubai. With a value of Dh37,500 each and applicable to any Bachelor’s […]

UAE at Forefront in Re-engineering & Reshaping Higher Education

UAE at Forefront in Re-engineering & Reshaping Higher Education

UAE at Forefront in Re-engineering & Reshaping Higher Education Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) and Chairman of the Governing Board of the United Nations Institute for Information Technologies in Education (UNESCO), joined an elite group of international leaders and experts participating in Mobile Learning Week (MLW) 2017 held […]

American’s Financial Expectations at Odds with Reality

American’s Financial Expectations at Odds with Reality

American’s Financial Expectations at Odds with Reality A new survey finds our expectations at odds with the financial reality of today’s retirees Setting a retirement savings goal can feel like a crap shoot. How can you calculate your expenses, especially for health care, five, 10, 50 years from now? If you’ve punted, you have company. […]

Lawsuit Alleges Obama Administration Inflated Student Loans

Lawsuit Alleges Obama Administration Inflated Student Loans

Lawsuit Alleges Obama Administration Inflated Student Loans Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education for records of the Obama Admin’s reported “coding error” which caused inflated College Scorecard repayment rates. “The Obama administration’s Obamacare legislation also included provisions that resulted in the federal takeover […]

Starting a Business from Scratch, Some “Scary” Issues

Starting a Business from Scratch, Some “Scary” Issues

Starting a Business from Scratch, Some “Scary” Issues Starting from scratch can be both exciting and frightening for entrepreneurs. This is true whether you’re a 1st-time entrepreneur or you have ecently quit your day job to start up a new company. Right now your future has no limits. You might be building the next billion […]

The US DOJ Defines Corporate Compliance

The US DOJ Defines Corporate Compliance

The US DOJ Defines Corporate Compliance …and the Art of Self Defense  In the span of the last 18 months, the topic of corporate compliance programs has gotten considerable attention from the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and now finally, DOJ has published significant details about how it is likely to measure the sufficiency of any […]

S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes

S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes

S&P Dow Jones Indices is updating the market cap guidelines for its U.S. Indices. Effective today, the new guidelines are: S&P 500–$6.1 billion or greater (previous range was $5.3 billion or greater) S&P MidCap 400–$1.6 billion to $6.8 billion (previous range was $1.4 billion to $5.9 billion) S&P SmallCap 600–$450 million to $2.1 billion (previous […]

Stone Barns Center Releases Its 1st Book: “Letters to a Young Farmer”

Stone Barns Center Releases Its 1st Book: “Letters to a Young Farmer”

 Stone Barns Center Releases Its 1st Book: “Letters to a Young Farmer” Today, Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture released Letters to a Young Farmer,  a book which compiles insight from some of the most influential farmers, writers, and leaders in the food system in an anthology of essays and letters. The United States is on the […]

International Electric Vehicle Expo

International Electric Vehicle Expo

International Electric Vehicle Expo Kim Dae-hwan, chairman of the International Electric Vehicle Expo, believes that a significant change in the industry may happen this year, starting from an unlikely place — the South Korean resort island of Jeju. “This year will see the rise of the second-generation EVs that have driving ranges more than 380 […]

SEC Approved Crowdfunding for Equity Investors

SEC Approved Crowdfunding for Equity Investors

SEC Approved Crowdfunding for Equity Investors As crowdfunding took off, many serious investors noted that something was missing from the process. Savvy investors want to put money into a promising crowdfunded product, but they also want more than an early edition of the product or a branded T-shirt for their money. This difference has made crowdfunding […]

There Are Radical Muslims That Intend to Take Over the US, UK, Europe and Australia

There Are Radical Muslims That Intend to Take Over the US, UK, Europe and Australia

There Are Muslims That Intend to Take Over the US, US, Europe and Australia US President Trump is correct in that there are 2 distinct types of Muslim immigrants, and the government now has the proof. This article is being written in Cincinnati, Ohio, where the the hottest topic in the news, as it is […]

Eat Smart Foods for a Healthy Heart

Eat Smart Foods for a Healthy Heart

Eat Smart Foods for a Healthy Heart February is American Heart Month, and the ideal time to begin to make healthier food swaps Simple food swaps can save your life. That is the conclusion of a new double-blind randomized controlled trial published in the British Journal of Nutrition that found even small dietary changes can […]

Insulin Is the Real Reason for Heart Disease

Insulin Is the Real Reason for Heart Disease

Insulin Is the Real Reason for Heart Disease In Y 2013 Ivor Cummins, a biochemical engineer with a background in medical device engineering and leading teams in complex problem solving, ran into health problems. His serum ferritin was very high, which is a potent risk factor for heart disease, as were his liver enzymes. After […]

Employee Owned Companies Pass the “Recession Test”

Employee Owned Companies Pass the “Recession Test”

Employee Owned Companies Pass the “Recession Test” Employee stock ownership of companies has been promoted in the US since the country’s founding. After the Revolutionary War, Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton fostered the resurgence of the Codfish industry by providing financial subsidies, but only for ships that had written profit-sharing agreements with their crews. This program, […]

Why Buy This Bull Market or Not Buy It

Why Buy This Bull Market or Not Buy It

Why Buy This Bull Market or Not Buy It $SPY Below are some of the reasons given as to why investors should “Buy” this Bull Market, as follows: 1. Investor Confidence Is Soaring There is little doubt that since the election both investor and consumer confidence has soared. In fact, confidence (soft data) has become […]

Some Helpful Tips to Minimize Jet Lag

Some Helpful Tips to Minimize Jet Lag

Some Helpful Tips to Minimize Jet Lag Jet lag, time zone change syndrome or desynchronosis, occurs when travel across time zones disrupts your internal body clock, resulting in mental, emotional and physical symptoms such as follows; Daytime sleepiness and lethargy followed by nighttime Insomnia Anxiety, irritability, confusion and poor concentration Constipation or Diarrhea Headache, nausea, […]

NASA Announcing the Discovery of New Planets

NASA Announcing the Discovery of New Planets

NASA Announcing the Discovery of New Planets NASA said Monday it will announce the discovery of new planets this week. The space agency posted the news in a press release, and the announcement is scheduled for Wednesday at 1:00p EST. Officials at the event will reveal “new findings on planets that orbit stars other than […]

Reduce Your Risk of Suffering a Heart Attack, Now!

Reduce Your Risk of Suffering a Heart Attack, Now!

Reduce Your Risk of Suffering a Heart Attack, Now! Remember this Old Adage, “An Apple a day keeps the Doctor away.” This wise old medicine advise often rings true as Apples are chock-full of vitamins and antioxidants, and some medical research suggests that fruits and vegetables can lower the risk of cancer and heart disease. […]

Some Tips on How to Keep Aging Pets Sharp

Some Tips on How to Keep Aging Pets Sharp

Some Tips on How to Keep Aging Pets Sharp There are many things you can do to help your dog or cat maintain good mental function for as long as possible, and delay the onset and progression of cognitive decline. 1. Feed a nutritionally balanced, species-appropriate diet that includes omega-3 essential fats, such as krill […]

Arthur Benjamin: The magic of Fibonacci numbers

Arthur Benjamin: The magic of Fibonacci numbers

Arthur Benjamin: The magic of Fibonacci numbers Math is logical, functional and just … awesome. Mathemagician Arthur Benjamin explores hidden properties of that weird and wonderful set of numbers, the Fibonacci series. (And reminds you that mathematics can be inspiring, too!) So why do we learn mathematics? Essentially, for three reasons: calculation, application, and last, […]

Australian Media Out Of Touch With Trump, Hanson and More

Australian Media Out Of Touch With Trump, Hanson and More

Australian Media Out Of Touch With Trump, Hanson and More If you are only reading the Australian media you would think Trump’s White House is in disarray, Pauline Hanson is nothing but a side show with a few maniac supporters. But, you would have also thought Brexit would never happen and Trump would never be […]

On Crowd Funding Platforms

On Crowd Funding Platforms

Crowdfunding Platforms Crowdfunding platforms are websites that allow entrepreneurs to raise money from a large community. Such platforms can be divided into 3 types: cash-for-support, cash-for-equity, and cash donation HeffX-LTN offers all 3, contact us. Cash-for-support platforms came up 1st with IndieGoGo & Kickstarter leading the way in 2008 & 2009 respectively. Since their launch,WeFunder has […]

Buying Stocks: Growth Investing

Buying Stocks: Growth Investing

Buying Stocks: Growth Investing If you own stocks in a successful company whose earnings are projected to continue growing at an above-average rate, you own some growth stocks. Instead of yielding a high income, growth stocks tend to increase in value. There’s a lot of hyperbole around these special and often very pricey stocks, and […]

Yes, Meditation Does Mitigate Stress

Yes, Meditation Does Mitigate Stress

Yes, Meditation Does Mitigate Stress Meditation helps us take a deliberate break from the stream of “monkey” thoughts that are constantly running and jumping in and out of the mind. Some people use it to promote spiritual growth or find inner peace, others use it as a powerful relaxation and stress reduction tool. Beyond mental […]

Here are Some Vitamins for Colds

Here are Some Vitamins for Colds

Here are Some Vitamins for Colds 1. Zinc: Zinc is nutritionally essential for immune function. Zinc lozenges and powder are available for use during a cold or the flu that can shorten the length of the cold if there is a slight deficiency. The human body uses these micronutrients in a balanced state. Too much […]

America’s 2nd Civil Has War Begun

America’s 2nd Civil Has War Begun

America’s 2nd Civil War Has Begun It is time for our society to acknowledge this sad truth, America is currently fighting its 2nd Civil War. In fact, with the obvious and enormous exception of attitudes toward slavery, Americans are more divided morally, ideologically and politically today than they were during the Civil War. For that […]