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How Not to Die
Combining proper diet, regular exercise and a fitting environment can make life beautiful. Research proves that nearly anyone can achieve happiness, good health and a…

Something Ventured

Swimming in Sales
Relentless ambition turns a solo act side hustle into a multi million-dollar business  A dream job wasn’t enough for Emily Vaca—she always had a part-time…

Diversions

8 Favorite Fidget Toys
The anxiety-related consumer products market is expected to grow to $7.5 billion by 2023. In the Fall of 2016, two Kickstarter campaigns were launched with…

Game Theory

Wrestling With Reality
Spontaneous or scripted? The pros sometimes improvise on a predetermined storyline to create a crowd-pleasing spectacle.  Redneck soap opera. Populist performance art. Repressed homoerotic fantasy.…

Fake Financial News

Help! I Might Need Somebody!
During the pandemic-mandated quarantine, loners and socialites alike can enjoy a longevity-related bestseller What sticks with me is the brightly colored pieces of tape on…

The Poker Trade

Top 5 Mistakes Donkeys Make
Expert poker players refer to amateurs as “donkeys.” Here, a WSOP pro reveals the most frequent donkey mistakes. When amateurs sit down at the poker…

Trader

Meet Draye Densmore
Home  Houston Age 25 Years trading 4 How did you start trading? I’ve always been passionate about the markets and had a strong desire to…

Trades

Light this Candle

AMZN: Prime Sell
Candlestick chart analysis for intermediate-term trading  As the third-largest Nasdaq…

The Technician

Nine Health Stock Trades
Nearly one-fifth of the nation’s economy is dedicated to health care and, at this writing, the sector’s stock prices are caught up in the wild…

Macro View

US-China Trade Impacts Aussie Dollar
U.S. equity indexes have hit historic highs, but the price action included periods of drawdowns throughout last year. Some drawdowns were related to negative U.S.-China…

Do Diligence

Healthy ETFs
The risks and rewards that investors face when making investment decisions often can lead to more volatility than expected. This concept applies to the biotechnology…

Futures

ETFs Move Over: Smaller Futures are Here
That’s the greatest financial innovation of the last 20 years? Weekly options? Digital currencies? Zero commissions? It may come as a shock that many consider…

Cherry Picks

Two Ways Back In
Perhaps some traders are looking to “tiptoe” back into the market and make some cautious purchases. Anyone seeking lower-volatility assets could consider two exchange-traded fund…
Tactics
Recovery Calls for Covered Calls
The fast and furious COVID-19 downturn provides the perfect prelude for this options strategy What made the 2020 COVID-19 market downturn unusual wasn’t the magnitude—the…
How This Sell-Off Stacks Up
Stocks declined in value more quickly this year than ever before Volatility had been slowly declining in the markets for the last 11 years, but…