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Facebook IPO Takes Advantage of the “Little Guy”?

{ Posted on May 31 2012 by admin }
Source moneymorning.com.  As of 4pm,  May 31, 2012 After Facebook went public by debuting on Nasdaq on Friday, May 18 through an Initial Public Offering (IPO) at $38 per share, it quickly tanked (as of today, May 31, 2012, it ...Read More »

Linsanity is Linsane and Good for the Economy

{ Posted on Feb 29 2012 by Marcus Alston }
Jeremy Lin, the "Hero from Harvard", who was undrafted by every team in the NBA (and cut by 2 NBA teams after making each team), and had few believers even in high school and college, is the NBA's version of ...Read More »

Looking Back at My 2011 Predictions

{ Posted on Dec 31 2011 by Marcus Alston }
Categories : Personal Finance
I made few New Year's predictions at the end of 2010 for 2011.  So how did I do? I predicted the following for 2011: 1.  The stock market will continue to grow, but at levels lower than the double digit levels ...Read More »

Christmas 2011

{ Posted on Dec 31 2011 by Marcus Alston }
Categories : Personal Finance
Merry Christmas 2011 everyone and Happy New Year!  May this holiday season be even better than the last!!! I wish you a very prosperous future! Read More »

ConsumerMiser.com is Back!

{ Posted on Dec 28 2011 by Marcus Alston }
Well, it has been several months since I stopped blogging about personal finance which is a passion and hobby of mine.  My last blog was April 30, 2011 about the Billionaire Bully, Donald Trump.  So what happened to me, you ...Read More »

Billionaire Bully Award Goes To . . . Donald Trump

{ Posted on Apr 30 2011 by Marcus Alston }
The title of "Billionaire Bully" goes to . . . Donald Trump. In addition to attacking Democratic and Republican politicians running for office in a personal and condescending manner, he has viciously attacked Whoopi Goldberg, Jerry Seinfeld, Karl Rove, and Robert ...Read More »

NFL Players are Taking Out Loans to Get Through Lockout

{ Posted on Apr 19 2011 by Marcus Alston }
The NFL lockout by team owners against the NFL Players Association began on March 12 and it has been billed as Billionaires (Owners) against Millionaires (Players).  However many of these Millionaires are already feeling the financial pressure as the lockout ...Read More »

Taxes are Due. Hurry or File an Extension

{ Posted on Apr 18 2011 by Marcus Alston }
I completed my 2010 taxes today (April 18, 2011) which is the deadline for filing your federal and states income tax returns this year.  Tax returns are normally due April 15, but this year April 15 was Emancipation Day in ...Read More »

My 1 Full Year of Blogging! My Top 7 Lessons

{ Posted on Mar 29 2011 by Marcus Alston }
I can't believe it was one year ago that I began my hobby of blogging about my passion--personal finance.  It's gone by quite quickly and I have learned a lot. 1.  Blogging is not as easy as it seems. I thought ...Read More »

Tiki Barber is Jobless and Broke after Infidelity; Announces Return to Football

{ Posted on Mar 26 2011 by Marcus Alston }
Retired New York Giants Running back and former broadcaster, Tiki Barber violated one of my  top financial tips for athletes that I created originally for Allen Iverson (which by the way I recommend for everyone).  He was unfaithful to his ...Read More »