How to keep more of what you make

October 24, 2007

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times: The most important aspect of investment planning is asset allocation, or deciding how much of your portfolio to invest in stocks and how much in bonds. But here’s another chestnut that often gets left out: It’s not what you make, it’s what you keep.

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Home prices fall at fastest rate in 13 years

October 24, 2007

U.S. home prices continued to fall in February, with prices down 1.5% in 10 major cities compared with a year ago, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index released Tuesday.

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Apple Shares Fall on Mac, iPhone Doubts

October 24, 2007

Apple Inc. shares fell as much as 5% Thursday as a weaker-than-expected forecast for the second quarter and concerns over Macintosh sales outweighed the company’s first-quarter surge in earnings and iPod sales.

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U.S. Government pays illegal alien criminal smuggler $80,000.00

October 24, 2007

The U.S. government prosecuted another Border Patrol agent in 2001 for doing his job then paid the illegal alien criminal smuggler 80 thousand dollars. Now the illegal alien criminal smuggler has his own ranch in Mexico. Nice.

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Why gas prices dropped

October 24, 2007

“Trust us. It wasn’t OPEC or Republicans trying to influence midterm elections.”

in a quote from Fortune magazine

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Top ten geek business myths

October 24, 2007

Since I’ve started my new career as a venture capitalist I have become keenly aware of some of the classic mistakes that geeks make when trying to raise money for a new business.

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Home prices set for first drop in 40 years

October 24, 2007

Real estate group sees 0.7% decline in 2007, first annual drop since it began keeping track.

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Chrysler will revive Pentastar logo

October 24, 2007

In order to celebrate its new found freedom after being divorced from DaimlerChrysler AG, the newly minted Chrysler Corp. will ditch its current winged logo and return to the famous Pentastar logo.

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Most lucrative college degrees

October 24, 2007

Nearly nine out of 10 employers reported that they’re seeing more competition for new college graduates than in past years, according to a study by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).

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88 Tips To Save Money

October 24, 2007

88 tips for saving money, in a number of categories including personal finance, food, home, electronics, etc.

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