Inflation Investments Could Be Very Important in the Future

One of the strongest beliefs that our current Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Ben Bernanke believes is that the government should print money when the economy worsens. This is exactly what has happened through this entire recession. When President Obama and Bernanke decided that housing would lead us out of the current recession, the government printed huge amounts of money to buy mortgage backed securities. They also made the home loan modification program Making Home Affordable which once again costs the government great amounts of money.

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Super SMSF Investment Strategies – Double Digit Return Possible in Bear Market

Our Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) began the financial year (July 08 to June 09) with a very defensive portfolio. We were about 80% invested in cash, 10% in gold and 10% in silver. When the Federal Reserve started to slash interest rates, I knew we could no longer afford to remain in cash if we wanted a decent return. The Australian stock market had already corrected about 25% from its all time high so I thought it may be time to dip a toe into the stock market. I watched the price charts each day of some blue chip shares I liked and when the price pulled back to a recent historical low, I would sell put options at a price that I was prepared to pay for the stock.

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IRA Retirement Plan Investing & Stretch IRAs

How would you like to discover little known IRA retirement plan investing tools that practically pay for themselves and yet do not need to worry about Roth IRA contribution limits? You don’t have to go off shore to get tax free retirement income. You don’t have to worry about tax free distributions and you don’t have to hide your money. It’s all perfectly legal right here in the United States, and your assets never leave the United States. The principle is guaranteed, you will never lose your money in the stock market, real estate market, commodity market, or any other market. There is a minimum return on your contribution, and if you die, your family will get a death benefit.

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