Now is the Time to Invest in the US Dollar

If you are an investor in the foreign exchange (currency or forex or FX) market now may be the time to invest in the United States dollar, or USD. For those that do not know, Forex is a market in which one currency is traded for another currency. The global Forex market and its related structures make up a market worth over $4 trillion dollars. With this in mind and the current economic climate, the right investment can potentially bring in high returns. With this in mind, now is the time to look into the USD.

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Investing in Commercial Real Estate – Can it Weather the Credit Crisis and the Downturn?

Lately, a lot of investors and friends have asked my opinion about the effects of the credit crisis on commercial real estate. You’d have to be living in a cave not to know about residential values falling, but there doesn’t seem to be a general consensus about where commercial is going. If I had to forecast, and technically I do because the fund I co-manage operates as an asset based lender collateralizing on commercial real estate, then I would say we are heading back to reality. To understand where reality is, I think it’s important to understand the unreal place commercial real estate has been in. During the boom, commercial real estate, and most notably income properties, seemed to lose their very definition. Income property by its name is supposed to produce income. Since real estate became everyone’s favorite alternative investment, there were a lot more buyers competing for the same income properties and many of those inexperienced buyers didn’t understand the methods of valuating them.

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Window Cleaning Business Franchises

Why Window Cleaning is a Great Choice as a Small Business

If you are considering investing in small businesses, take a look at the window cleaning business. From the look of it, window cleaning seems a little shaky to invest in. But if you spare a few minutes to do some research, you will come across facts and statistics that shatter the myth. This means that there is huge potential in securing long-term customers and getting regular work for your business.

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