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Investment for everyone : Free Stock Market Ebooks

I believe a lot of you have been feeling the heat of Singapore’s high inflation rate.  Trust me, you’re most probably not alone.  Some of you might be thinking of investing money into stocks and shares especially since after hearing all those glamor tales of Warren Buffet and George Soros, of tenfold /100 folds moneys rolling into their bank account.  Some of you might be inspired by HK serials such as “Da Shi Dai”, whereby DingXie predicted the collapse of the HangSeng Index and bought short on every positions he and his sons can get hold on.

Well, in reality it’s not that easy and it does take some work and studying for everyone who wants to get into it proper.  Remember, this is like engineering, except it engineering for numbers.  I choose to believe that God has implanted patterns into every chart movement that can be resolve by some mathematical formula.

Some comes the difficult part, who formula to use? Imagine it to be like having a vivid dream which you wake up to and then you try to decipher that dreams into 4 digits for your weekly investment in 4D. But of course S&S bring about so much more satisfaction.

In order to ease you into this path of investment enlightenment, I have gathered some ebooks so you do not have to buy your way into useless seminars (well some of them could be useful but most are just Spaminars like those advertised in Newpaper) or books.

Introduction to Forex

This e-book explains what the Forex market is all about an how to get started trading it.

Download Introduction to Forex

The Trader Business Plan

In this e-book, Christopher Terry explains how to put together a trading plan including methodologies, goal setting, and record keeping.

Download The Trader Business Plan

Charting Made Easy

This is a great primer for new traders. This e-book covers all forms of technical analysis including support/resistance, trendlines, and chart patterns.

Download Charting Made Easy

The Truth About Fibonacci Trading

Want to learn more about Fibonacci? Here, Bill Poulos takes you step by step into the world of Fibonacci including retracements and extensions.

Download The Truth About Fibonacci

The E-Book of Technical Market Indicators

This e-book contains a wealth of information on market indicators including advance/decline indicators, short sale statistics, and sentiment

Download The E-book of Technical Market Indicators

A Practical Guide To Swing Trading

Larry Swing teaches you all about swing trading in this e-book. In it you will learn about candlesticks, trends, moving averages and much more.

Download A Practical Guide to Swing Trading

Secrets of Millionaire Traders

This covers 25 secrets that were collected from interviews with millionaire traders. There is some great wisdom contained in this e-book.

Download Secrets of Millionaire Traders

Day Trading Mind

This e-book offers some great tips to stay focused on your trading. Mainly for day traders.

Download Day Trading Mind

Pattern Cycles

Here Alan Farley talks about bottom reversals, breakouts, trends, and even Elliott Wave theory.

Download Pattern Cycles

Swing Trading Using Candlestick Charting

In this e-book, John Person explains candlestick charting and pivot point analyis.

Download Swing Trading Using Candlestick Charting

Keys To Top Trading Profits

18 trading champions share their keys to trading profits. Includes interviews with George Lane (stochastics), Larry Williams, and Linda Bradford Raschke.

Download Keys To Top Trading Profits

Three Swing Trading Examples

Alan Farley shows three swing trading examples with charts, instructions, and definitions to get you started.

Download Three Swing Trading Examples

7 Habits Of A Highly Successful Traders

Here Mark Crisp discusses the seven habbits that successful traders have.

Download 7 Habits

Secrets of Successful Traders

Ok, this one isn’t free but it’s very good and has helped my trading. It costs 49 US dollars (£25 or so) and there’s a money back guarantee if it doesn’t work for you.

Click here

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12 Things The Holidays Teach Us About Investing

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There’s the “12 Days of Christmas” and there’s also my twisted version, the one I refer to as the “12 Things The Holidays Teaches Us About Investing.” Check it out:

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The holidays: While I’m all for the big holiday parties and lavish events, looking back at our most memorable holiday moments, I bet many would agree it’s the simple moments spent with family and friends that are typically the most rewarding.

Investment lesson learned: Learn from the holidays. Simple investments such as the S&P 500 (that typically outperforms most professional money managers) teach us that it doesn’t have to be complicated for it to be effective.

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The holidays: Turn on a holiday newscast and there’s a decent chance you’ll see a story about a handful of frenzied shoppers searching all over creation to find that one last Wii. … Who scored them? That’s simple: the persistent ones who refused to give up.

Investment lesson learned: Just like the holiday shoppers who scored this year’s Elmo, it’s those who don’t give up that often find the treasure. Whether it’s a great opportunity or a creative investment with returns that would make even The Donald proud, finding the good stuff takes time, education and, of course, a willingness to never give up.

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The holidays: Did you hear about the holiday shoppers going to Target at 4am? Maybe you were one of them. Understanding the value of bargains, many holiday shoppers take their time to start early, compare costs and find the deals. Doing so accomplishes one key thing: give them a better bang for their buck.

Investment lesson learned: Who thought Warren Buffet and my Aunt Harriet would be so much alike? When it comes to finding undervalued stocks, sifting through the market bins of Wall Street for discounts gives you the best chance to maximize upside while trying to reduce investment risk.

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The holidays: When it comes to opening holiday gifts, there’s little worse than seeing a kid who regretfully discovers “not all pieces shown are included.”

Investment lesson learned: Learn from Little Billy gone wild. Whether it’s the presents you give or the money you invest, avoiding the surprises is a job well done. Before investing, read the fine print; that stuff is always more important than the window dressing itself.

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The holidays: What holiday would be complete without Auld Lang Syne, It’s A Wonderful Life, Times Square and a hangover to boot? There’s a reason those things and more have lasted the test of time: because they do a timeless job of bringing the true meaning of the holidays into our hearts and homes.

Investment lesson learned: Whether it’s Ben Graham’s legendary “Intelligent Investor” or many other timeless principles of prudent investing, the holidays teach us that if it isn’t broken, why try and fix it?

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The holidays: High School, New Year’s Eve, 1982. With my mane of hair, A Flock Of Seagulls, Jordache jeans and one beer too many, falling over Crazy Julie and landing in the hospital to get a head of stitches proved that yes, too much of one thing really can hurt you.

Investment lesson learned: The history of investing is ripe with examples of over-indulgence. Whether it was tulips, dot-coms or the current real estate mess, the holidays teach us that while too much of one thing may not give you a head of stitches, it can easily render you broke.

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The holidays: While toaster ovens, dishes and socks have their place under the tree, it’s the creative gifts — the thinking out of the box — that is often remembered the most.

Investment lesson learned: Market gone bad? Selling your stock? Remember: every time you sell, there’s someone on the other side to buy. … who’s doing such a thing? Aliens from another planet? … Not quite. Those buying your stocks obviously think differently, take educated chances, get creative and could wind up reaping some great buys.

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The holidays: Want to ruin your girlfriend’s gift? Have me wrap it. … To avoid such despair, here’s a better suggestion: take it over to the mall wrapping station. With precision creases, perfect bows and curly color laces, giving your girlfriend a gift with their touch makes a big difference in showing her you really do care.

Investment lesson learned: Want to ruin your investments? Don’t pay attention to fees and taxes. Neglecting those important details will accomplish one key thing: lower your returns. So, the next time you invest, take a moment to think of those nice people over at the mall. Doing so should remind you that whether it’s gift-wrap or your investments, it’s the details that count.

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The holidays: Leaving town for the holiday? Whether it was pricing tickets, figuring out a route or making hotel reservations, what trip would be a success without taking the time to plan it?

Investment lesson learned: Looking forward to retirement? In markets like these, I certainly am. And just like planning a trip, not having a financial destination often leads to nothing but regret. After all, this is your life we’re talking about, remember?

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The holidays: While a front row ticket to Springsteen, a Pug or a Costco-sized case of Famous Amos are all gifts I couldn’t turn down, the holidays teach us it’s the gifts we give – not the ones we receive — that bring us the most reward.

Investment lesson learned: While charitable donations and tax deductions might be all well and good, it’s a daily act of random kindness that personally turns me on the most. Want to make someone’s holiday? Try my personal favorite: pick a random table at a restaurant and pay for their meal. …Want to really blow them away? … Don’t let them know it was you who did it.

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The holidays: The experts on resolutions, whoever and wherever these people may be, tell us the more resolutions you make, the less likely you are to keep them. To make them work, keep them short, simple and attainable. Otherwise, they’ll rarely be kept.

Investment lesson learned: Listen to those nutty resolution experts. Pick one or two investment ideas for the New Year, and if you can’t think of one, try this: save $100 dollars per month and invest it into a low cost, tax efficient and highly productive stock index. At a 7% hypothetical annual rate of return, in 10 years you’ll have roughly $17,000. … How good is that?

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The holidays: I don’t know about you, but eleven months, three weeks, six days and a few hours into this year, I need to finally get some rest. With that, the holidays are a perfect time to take a moment to kick back, watch the Jets lose another one, eat lots of unhealthy stuff or do whatever it takes to make you happy.

Investment lesson learned: Recession? Higher oil prices? Inflation? More sub-prime mess? For one fleeting, quick and luxurious moment, take a profound breath to say, “who cares?” … After all, there’s nothing wrong with taking a moment to live this wonderful thing some call “life.”

I want to wish you and your family a very happy and successful New Year.
See you next year…

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Investment for everyone : Free Stock Market Ebooks

Inflation is sky high now and that is not going to stop. I have repeatedly mentioned that property prices in Singapore have been kept artificially low, but now with the surge of investment money with all the high profile acts in singapore, prices are set to soar like never before.

Yes, it will be unprecedented.

Yes, our prices will join the ranks of Hong Kong, Japan soon. If not, we are already on our way there. There is no running away. Especially with Singapore’s policy in welcoming foreign talents, we are already on our way to a vicious cycle.

Cycle 1:

more foreigners >> less housing available >> higher prices

Cycle 2:

High profile acts (F1, IR) >> Red hot asian investment outlook >> more foreign investment coming in >> speculation in properties

There is an urgent need to make your money work even harder for you now. Sometimes I don’t really understand why is it that one can pour some much time into their mundane office work and yet cannot afford to spare some time to sort out what to do with money on their hands. With inflation this high, YOUR MONEY IS WORTH LESS EVERY PASSING DAY.

I have uploaded these Ebooks for you… I believe they are completely free so enjoy!

Introduction to Forex

This e-book explains what the Forex market is all about an how to get started trading it.

Download Introduction to Forex

The Trader Business Plan

In this e-book, Christopher Terry explains how to put together a trading plan including methodologies, goal setting, and record keeping.

Download The Trader Business Plan

Charting Made Easy

This is a great primer for new traders. This e-book covers all forms of technical analysis including support/resistance, trendlines, and chart patterns.

Download Charting Made Easy

The Truth About Fibonacci Trading

Want to learn more about Fibonacci? Here, Bill Poulos takes you step by step into the world of Fibonacci including retracements and extensions.

Download The Truth About Fibonacci

The E-Book of Technical Market Indicators

This e-book contains a wealth of information on market indicators including advance/decline indicators, short sale statistics, and sentiment

Download The E-book of Technical Market Indicators

A Practical Guide To Swing Trading

Larry Swing teaches you all about swing trading in this e-book. In it you will learn about candlesticks, trends, moving averages and much more.

Download A Practical Guide to Swing Trading

Secrets of Millionaire Traders

This covers 25 secrets that were collected from interviews with millionaire traders. There is some great wisdom contained in this e-book.

Download Secrets of Millionaire Traders

Day Trading Mind

This e-book offers some great tips to stay focused on your trading. Mainly for day traders.

Download Day Trading Mind

Pattern Cycles

Here Alan Farley talks about bottom reversals, breakouts, trends, and even Elliott Wave theory.

Download Pattern Cycles

Swing Trading Using Candlestick Charting

In this e-book, John Person explains candlestick charting and pivot point analyis.

Download Swing Trading Using Candlestick Charting

Keys To Top Trading Profits

18 trading champions share their keys to trading profits. Includes interviews with George Lane (stochastics), Larry Williams, and Linda Bradford Raschke.

Download Keys To Top Trading Profits

Three Swing Trading Examples

Alan Farley shows three swing trading examples with charts, instructions, and definitions to get you started.

Download Three Swing Trading Examples

7 Habits Of A Highly Successful Traders

Here Mark Crisp discusses the seven habbits that successful traders have.

Download 7 Habits

Secrets of Successful Traders

Ok, this one isn’t free but it’s very good and has helped my trading. It costs 49 US dollars (£25 or so) and there’s a money back guarantee if it doesn’t work for you.

Click here