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How Many Stocks Needed for Diversification?
Old 12-04-2007, 04:40 PM   #41
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How Many Stocks Needed for Diversification?

If diversification in one's equity portfolio is a good idea, and one wants to pick their own stocks, then how many stocks are needed to achieve the benefits of diversification?

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The 15-Stock Diversification Myth

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Debt Freedom--Pros and Cons
Old 12-04-2007, 05:02 PM   #42
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Debt Freedom--Pros and Cons

Is being debt free good, or not all it's cracked up to be? Opposing views:

50 good things about being debt-free


Learning To Love Debt: The idea that debt is good may be counterintuitive, but the U.S. should have more debt, not less.
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Old 12-04-2007, 09:20 PM   #43
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Ah some activity. Thanks for the new links. Shows even the experts (or at least a talented idiot with a web page -- which describes much of what you read on the Web, present company excluded of course < ) may disagree.
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Ah some activity. Thanks for the new links. Shows even the experts (or at least a talented idiot with a web page -- which describes much of what you read on the Web, present company excluded of course < ) may disagree.
The strength of the web is that you get opposing views which anables you to make informed decisions. The bad thing is that it forces you to think for yourself.
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