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When Filing A Claim The Time Limit Might Be Shorter Than You Think

In our ongoing weekly video series, Chris Vernon urges investors to move quickly if they believe that they have a legal claim. Even if the statues of limitations give an investor several years to file a claim it is entirely possible, and depressingly likely, that some contracts or specific case laws can give an investor a very short timeframe to bring a claim. Find out more here:

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Supreme Court Ruling: States Can Impose Sales Tax on Internet Purchases

The Supreme Court of the United States ruled yesterday that states could require online companies to collect sales taxes on internet purchases made by consumers in states where the online businesses do not have a physical presence. For example, under the new ruling, when a consumer living in Florida makes an online purchase from a company that has an exclusive physical presence in New York, the state of Florida can […]

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Leverage is the Death Star of the Financial World

We have warned for years that leverage is the “Death Star” of the financial world — though unlike the fictional Star Wars super weapon, leverage poses a real and looming threat to investors. Leverage can make a relatively conservative strategy risky and it can turn a risky strategy into pure speculation.. Recently, we have focused our research and investigative resources on the impact of leverage in the world of options […]

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