Tag: Exchange Rates

US Dollar Buying Power: The US Dollar Appreciates In Various Countries During 2011

| May 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

I always shop for a value wherever I go.  It doesn’t matter if I’m buying food, a car, clothing, or a TV.  I love deals.  I always want a better price… I’m not talking about being cheap.  There’s a difference.  My wife would be happy to tell you all about how I can spend with […]

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Exploiting The Exchange Rate In Your Foreign ETFs

| July 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

In crazy economic times, you need to find as many ways as possible to grow your portfolio.  And earlier this week, I introduced a brand new way to invest… MINTS. MINTS is the acronym for Malaysia, Indonesia, New Zealand, Thailand, and Singapore.  They all trade with the large Asian countries of China, Japan, and India. […]

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Huge Gains From The Japanese Yen

| April 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

A little over a month ago, I told you about my brother.  He’d just moved to Japan for a three year assignment with the Navy.  While living overseas can be exciting, it brings its own stress too. One of the problems he faced was converting his US Dollars into Yen. When was the right time […]

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