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How To Assess Real-World Portfolio Diversification

By John Dowdee: One of the central tenets of asset allocation is to select a diversified portfolio. The idea is intuitive; you do not keep all your eggs in one basket. Everyone talks about being diversified but there is little … Continue reading

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Wall Street worries about PayPal’s real-world expansion

By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Wall Street is having second thoughts about following PayPal from its online roots into the physical world. PayPal, a leader online, launched a push in 2011 to become a payment option in brick-and-mortar … Continue reading

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Facebook’s iPhone App Now Lets You Send Friends Real-World Gifts [HANDS-ON]

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Online game theft earns real-world conviction (AP)

AP – The amulet and mask were a 13-year-old boy’s virtual possessions in an online fantasy game. In the real world, he was beaten and threatened with a knife to give them up. Yahoo! News: Technology News

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BDCs Then and Now: One Investor’s Real-World Experiences And Recommendations

By John D. Thomason: Business Development Companies (BDCs), with their high yields, have become increasingly popular with dividend investors in recent years. The survivors in this space from the 2008-2009 financial crisis are seeing renewed interest as the recovery continues. … Continue reading

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