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Is free software profitable in the long run?

October 16, 2008 4 Comments

Quicken reduced the cost of Quicken Online to free. This is great for consumers, but I have to ask myself why Intuit would make such a move. What does Intuit see that would cause them to …

Hold on to you hats boys and girls, the ride is not over yet

October 6, 2008
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The bailout finally passed last week, but has a several week lead-in time before the money starts flowing. The DOW is below 10,000 and still falling.  All is not well with the financial system.
I heard …

Sirius & XM: Merger approved but not the market reaction I expected!

July 29, 2008
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Talk about getting blown out of the water today! I expected Sirus (SIRI) and XM (XMSR) to move today, now that the merger was finally approved, but certainly not to crater! I did not think …


July 26, 2008
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I am so very pleased that the FCC has finally approved the XM and Sirius merger. I really hope the market reacts well to the official news next week and hope to see Sirius back …

The suspense is killing me…

July 22, 2008
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FCC – is the XM and Sirius merger approved or what???
I am one of many stressed out investors wanting you to get off the stick and make up your mind! Weigh the public interest of …

Oh Crap, things are just getting worse

July 13, 2008
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Banks and lenders are continuing to have rough times and things seem to be getting worse. Was it not last week that spokes people for Fannie and Freddie said that they were able to deal …

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