Weekly Round Up – January 18, 2014

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A Few Good Reads

Here are a few of my favorite reads from the past week.

1. A Study Found How The Best Hedge Funds Make Tons Of Money: 

The best hedge funds get in and get out, says a study to be presented by a University of Kentucky professor.

Bloomberg reports that finance professor Russel Jame’s study has found that the tpo 30% of hedge funds outperform by making short term, contrarian bets.

It also finds that 25% of a fund’s annual performance occurs a month after a big winning trade.

In other words — when they score. They score big. Read this post

2. How Can I Make Money Fast? Three Ways Worth Trying:

How can I make money fast?

Is that a question you’ve been asking for quite some time now? Are you in situation where you really need cash and fast? Truth of the matter is that there are many ways that you can earn generate income anytime you like.

Now how is that possible?

The internet has become a new world for many things and that would include endless opportunities to earn money swiftly and easily. And here are three proven effective ways to reap money straight from the cloud. Read this post

3. 25 Things You Can Sell To Make Money: 

Making money can often seem more difficult than ever before. Many people rely on pawn shops and Craigslist ads to get a little extra money when things get tight. (And isn’t money always tight, especially after Christmas?) The good news is, you don’t have to hock your computer or your great-grandmother’s prize china to make ends meet. Why not put your computer to work for you? Here are 25 things you can sell to make money right from the comfort of your own home!

If you don’t use it, why shouldn’t you make a little money on it? Selling old household items and clothing you’re not using anyway is a great way to clear out your storage areas and make some cash at the same time! Read this post

 4. 5 Ways to Make Money Writing Today: 

Nathan here! I invited my friend and star blogger Amber Adrian to stop by for a guest post on making money freelance writing. Enjoy!

Getting a book published is a long-running game, one that may or may not be lucrative. But while you chip away at your dreams of Pulitzer Prize glory, freelance writing is a way to keep your skills sharp, hone your querying confidence, and bring in money now.

If you’re here, you’re probably an author. You’ve probably sent out dozens – if not hundreds – of queries. You’ve probably had your artist’s heart trampled by rejection after rejection. Congratulations. You are officially miles ahead of the average aspiring freelance writer. You already know how to write a query. Read this post

5. Inside One Blogger’s Plan To Make Money Without Hideous Ads: 

Making money from digital content is notoriously tricky. Blogger and podcaster Zac J. Szewczyk incurs a monthly net loss from his website, but he’s not interested in common options like ugly side banners. “I would rather write hosting costs off as part of an ongoing hobby and continue losing money than pollute my carefully crafted design with these abominations,” Szewczyk writes. However, he does want his website to be profitable in a “respectful and attractive way” and he lays out several compelling strategies to do so.

His revenue model is largely based on increasing unique views. As traffic climbs, Szewczyk will adjust his monetization scheme accordingly. When he hits 2,000 monthly visitors, he’ll seek sponsorship’s.  Read this post

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Thank you for the mentions last week. I really appreciate it. Have a great weekend!

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