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  •  I won't disagree with that, but fear not this (0+ / 0-)

    conversation was my only point. So many people are unaware of all these little nuggets they insert in the tax code so everyone runs around with misconceptions about what will hurt or help them. Best of luck with the trading. Hopefully the markets stay hot, although I'm liking emerging markets again after a couple bad years as there appear to be more value than the US markets, which seem close to capped (of course I went heavy in banks in 2008 when I thought the government would step in weeks before they did and got hammered, so what do I know).

    •  Try this on for size. I bought Wachovia because (0+ / 0-)

      a friend of mine working their said they were doing great. That must have been a few weeks before it went bust.

      Good luck to you as well.

      Hillary Clinton's Liberal Ranking http://www.dailykos.com/story/2007/8/10/122232/619

      by tigercourse on Tue Jul 03, 2012 at 06:12:23 PM PDT

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      •  LOL, I worked for Wachovia at the time (0+ / 0-)

        tell me about it!!! If you think people inside knew what was going on, lol. What a disaster that week was.

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