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Drilling Down to the Details: Making the Most of Marcellus Shale Natural Gas Royalties

Imagine someone offering you $10,000 per month for access to your property, so that they could extract a valuable natural resource deep underground. Sounds like good news, right? That’s an additional $120,000 in annual income! Your first instinct might be  Continue Reading »

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Don

Pitfalls of Illogical Investing: Buying Based on “Buzz”

After years of observing investor behavior, I find that many people do not make money in the stock market when trying to invest on their own. What are they missing? Often, a plan and the discipline that is necessary to  Continue Reading »

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First Steps: Are you Ready for Something New?

Have you ever seen someone doing something that you might enjoy doing, but were afraid to try it?  Who hasn’t?  But what’s stopping us from trying?  Is it the fear of failure?  Is it the fear of the time wasted  Continue Reading »

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Is 2010 the Time For a Roth IRA Conversion?

A common question in retirement planning is, “What type of IRA is best: a Traditional IRA or Roth IRA?” The next logical question is, “Does it make sense to convert a Traditional IRA to a Roth?” The answers, of course,  Continue Reading »

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