Recognizing and Avoiding Investment Scams

The evening news reports stories about financial investment scams with disturbing frequency. People get caught in fraudulent schemes because they forget to use reasoning and logic when evaluating financial decisions. Individuals who make wise decisions in other areas of life can fall prey to financial scams. Wise investors will learn to identify and avoid the […]

Kevin Rud encourages spending the $1000 Christmas bonus for families and pensioners?

Kevin Rudd, Australia’s recently elected Prime Minister has delt out a Christmas bonus for families with children and pensioners. Families will receive $1000 per dependent child and pensioner get $1400 if they are single and $2100 for a couple. This sounds great, however now he is encouraging everyone to go out and spend it all […]