Juggling Dynamite: An insider's wisdom about money management, markets, and wealth that lasts

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With straight talk and real life stories, this book shows you how to protect your investments so that neither you nor your money are trampled by the myths and herd mentality of the marketplace. Investing can be challenging. Compounding the problem are the pressures that stem from the profit-seeking investment sales industry and the business media. In Juggling Dynamite, portfolio manager Danielle Park reveals the insider wisdom you need to build and preserve your wealth through ...
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Overview

With straight talk and real life stories, this book shows you how to protect your investments so that neither you nor your money are trampled by the myths and herd mentality of the marketplace. Investing can be challenging. Compounding the problem are the pressures that stem from the profit-seeking investment sales industry and the business media. In Juggling Dynamite, portfolio manager Danielle Park reveals the insider wisdom you need to build and preserve your wealth through the market cycles.

Park explains how investors can benefit from understanding cycles, the cost of mutual funds, and the evaluation of stock prices. This book will equip you with the tools to make your portfolio grow using active investing and market timing. Juggling Dynamite will enable you to reach that elusive brass ring: lasting financial success.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781897178348
  • Publisher: Insomniac Press
  • Publication date: 9/1/2007
  • Pages: 203
  • Product dimensions: 5.80 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Danielle Park is a financial advisor and lives in Barrie, Ontario.

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Table of Contents


Preface     11
The Fuse: People and Their Markets
The Truth about Human Nature     15
Benefiting from Market Cycles     29
The Truth about Asset Allocation and Return Expectations     55
The Spark: The Sales Machine
Beware the Investment Sales Industry     65
Mutual Funds and Management Fees     83
Fundamental Analysis and Stock Prices     91
The Media     97
The Myths
About Risk     105
About Borrowed Money     119
About Income     135
The Keys
Timing Markets     147
Pursuing the Brass Ring     159
Building and Preserving a Rich Life     169
Takeaways     187
Notes     191
Bibliography     195
Index     199
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