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Steer clear of toxic CMS curve securities

Dear Mr. Berko: I’ll be brief. I have $435,000 in cash and need more income. I want to be conservative but can handle moderate risks. I have two choices. A Morgan Stanley representative has aggressively suggested a complex but high-paying ...

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No welcome mat for Home Depot

Dear Mr. Berko: Way back in 2003, you recommended Home Depot, and I bought the stock at $21 and sold it just when Robert Nardelli left in 2007 at $40. Now I’m thinking of buying 300 Home Depot because revenues ...

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To sell or not to sell kidneys

Dear Mr. Berko: My wife and I together were making $88,000 to $110,000 per year between 1996 and 2007 and were able to save almost $50,000 during that time, even with two kids. So in late 2006, we bought a ...

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