Welcome to the August 25, 2011 edition of Stock Carnival Ecstasy.This time we start off with a tax story that was popular across the US this past month, Sale Tax Holidays by Robert Moore. Mike Piper takes a look at investing all of your current income into a retirement plan when the markets are struggling. Online Dividends has 5 Stocks that are On Sale. And finally for the next leg up on gold, John Border looks at ways to purchase gold. Hope you enjoy the content, bookmark, share, like on Facebook, Stumble, Tweet and come back real soon.
Kyle Taylor presents Get Paid $100 to Name a Company posted at The Penny Hoarder, saying, "There is a new trend called "naming contests" where small businesses outsource their branding to consumers like us. Check out how to enter a naming contest and why it could make you a $100 or more."
Mike Piper presents Does It Still Make Sense to Max Out Your 401k? posted at The Oblivious Investor, saying, "In light of the recent craziness in the stock market, does it still make sense for people to max out their retirement accounts?"
CardWisdom presents Understanding The Chase Sapphire $500 Offer posted at Smart Balance Transfers, saying, "Chase is offering a lucrative $500 sign up bonus on their Sapphire credit card, but this deal is not for everyone."
Kyle Taylor presents Does BP Oil Owe us $6,000? posted at The Penny Hoarder, saying, "I recently found out that I might be owed a ton of money from three different class action settlements. The experience made me realize that I should be on the lookout for others. Here's how I found them and submitted my claim form..."
Online Dividends presents 5 Stocks On Sale posted at The DIV-Net, saying, "With the drop in the market being the talk of the town, it's not terribly difficult to find value. I could probably put a list of 30 or more stocks that I find particular value in, but I think ultimately you want to stick to your plan. You should always think about allocation, diversification and buying quality on sale."
John Border presents How to buy gold in the stock market posted at Stock Market Basics, saying, "The best way to have gold in your portfolio is to buy gold stocks or gold etf as opposed to buying physical gold."
Robert Moore presents Ten Tax Tips For Individuals Who Are Moving This Summer | 2011 Taxes posted at 2011 Taxes, saying, "Keep all of your hotel receipts. You can deduct the money you spent on lodging while moving from one place to another."
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