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What the "Miracle on Ice" Still Teaches Us About Wisdom and Wealth

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Exactly 35 years ago this past Sunday, a group of young U.S. hockey players upset their "invincible" Soviet counterparts in a medal-round Olympic hockey game that we still remember today as the "Miracle on Ice."

As all of you know, I'm a big history buff. And I believe it's worth taking the time to study the events of the past - both to appreciate their relevance and to understand the great life lessons they hold for us.

Feb. 22, 1980's "Miracle on Ice" can certainly teach us much about wealth and wisdom.

I'm going to share some of what I learned from that game...

Even with Apple Stock Price at Record Levels, It's Still a Good Time to Buy

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The Apple stock price continues to surge to new highs with the company's seemingly bottomless bag of tricks.

But at this point some investors may be wondering if it's too late to jump on the Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) bandwagon.After all, AAPL stock gained more than 62% in 2014 and another 16% in the first six weeks of 2015.

Yet Money Morning Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald thinks buying Apple stock even at these levels is worth serious consideration. In this video, he explains why...

CNH Industrial (NYSE: CNHI) Stock Is Our Oversold Pick of the Week

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Money Morning's oversold stock pick of the week is agricultural and construction equipment maker CNH Industrial (NYSE: CNHI).

Sometimes stocks get beaten down unfairly - but they're actually a great value. The share-price dip then gives investors an amazing entry point into a good long-term investment.

But Money Morning Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald thinks CNHI stock stands to benefit from two "unstoppable trends," technology and demographics.

The fortunes for CNHI Industrial stock are about to reverse...

How Our Top Stocks to Invest in Have Done in 2015

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Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) stock broke into our list of the top stocks to invest in today.

There are of course no surprises there. It really was a matter of time before the cash-rich, high-margin tech giant emerged as a leader in our diverse mix of 2015 stock picks.

And don't worry about AAPL stock being overvalued, there's still room for this tech juggernaut to soar...

Don't Make This Fatal Investment Mistake

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As I wrote this for you folks last week, my part of the country was bracing for Winter Storm Juno, a blizzard that could bring wind gusts of 65 miles per hour while dumping as much as three feet of snow on some of the biggest cities in the Northeast. (We were spared its brunt, but New England could claim no such good fortune.)

With the early warning systems we have today - giving us the ability to prepare - the human toll from Juno was held to a minimum.

But the proliferation of headlines made me think of another winter storm - one that took place 169 years ago...

And as an investor, it's one that clearly teaches a valuable lesson...

Ten of the Best Tips for Financial – and Personal – Success

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Investing tips from the right people can be crucial tools for entrepreneurial success..

For example, Warren Buffett recommends mastering the basics. Steve Wozniak says don't spend beyond your means. Mark Zuckerberg suggests taking risks...

That's just the start. Here 10 of the best tips - about money, business, and life - from entrepreneurs who succeeded big time.

How to Invest in the Next Alibaba – Before Its IPO

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The Alibaba IPO remained the world's top business story for months on end because of the immense amount of wealth it drew in and then created.

This was an early-stages opportunity in a tremendously high-growth business - e-commerce - in China, the world's fastest-growing large economy.

Now, imagine you'd known how to invest in Alibaba before that IPO.

Today, I'm bringing you just that sort of opportunity.

With China slowing down, India and its 1.25 billion people are poised to become the world's fastest-growing big economy.

And that's why I was thrilled to discover the "secret" play that insiders are using to invest in the "Alibaba of India" years before its IPO.

Let me share it with you...

Five Stock Simulators Anyone Can Play

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Stock simulators are great tools to help both novices and pros hone their trading knowledge. Some even let you trade options.

Virtual trading forums have surged in popularity over the past few years. And online users can compete with one another to earn bragging rights on best portfolio.

Here are five stock simulators anyone can enjoy - the best part is you literally have nothing to lose!

The Tech Industry Has Never Been More Exciting for Investors

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The tech industry can get confusing. Investors have a lot of questions: Should I buy GOOG or GOOGL? Should I invest in an ETF? Which stocks should I avoid at all costs? What's the industry's long-term outlook?

We believe that investing in technology is the single best wealth engine ever. And we want you to navigate its choppy waters with confidence.

Here's how to get started on that...

How the Terrorism "Trend" Is Moving Your Money Today

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The terrorism "trend" is moving your money today. When it comes to the proliferation of one of the six primary trillion-dollar trends - War, Terrorism, and Ugliness - there's no ignoring the truth.

But while conventional wisdom is that terrorism has a negative impact on your money, in reality, the effect is quite the opposite.

That's because in one of the great ironies of the financial world, terrorism actually creates far more opportunity than it destroys...

Five Self-Made Millionaires and How They Built Their Fortunes

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Self-made millionaires are a rare commodity.

Plenty of men and women succeed in business after having studied economics, the stock market, or finance in college.

But then there are the folks who did it all themselves – who earned every penny of their impressive fortunes from scratch with little more than a stubborn disposition and a tiny supply of cash.

Here’s a look at five self-made millionaires and how they transformed an idea, a talent, and a small pile of cash into millions…

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