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US Economic Stimulus Plan – Or How Much is $850,000,000,000.00?

US Economic Stimulus Plan – Or How Much is $850,000,000,000.00?

July 21, 2008 by Buddy · Leave a Comment 

First, the InvestmentBuddy thinks that the US should pass a simple law to keep everything in perspective.  Call things like you see them.  We should take the words “billions” and “trillions” out of the dictionary.  Most Americans have a concept of what a million dollars is.  Your can relate it to a very large home.  [...]

It’s A Boy! – Start That UGTMA Account

It’s A Boy! – Start That UGTMA Account

July 20, 2008 by Buddy · 1 Comment 

When is the right time to start investing in your child’s college education?  You can wait until you get home from the hospital.  After all, there are more important things to do then.  But don’t wait too long.  There are many important things you should do for your infant when  he or she is young.  [...]

The Value of Current Level II Data

The Value of Current Level II Data

July 19, 2008 by Buddy · Leave a Comment 

Only a few months ago, professional traders could place trades with great confidence.  They could visually determine the market depth from their DOMs, or Depth of Market trading platforms.  Examples include Trading Technologies’ X_Trader and the built in platform of Interactive Brokers.
Recently, however, sophisticated order types have entered the stage.  These platforms allow traders, including [...]