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The C Route to Practical Financial Advice; How to Build Wealth in 8 Steps: A Guide for the 21st Century
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
For more than 30 years as a journalist, Peter J. Brennan has interviewed thousands of investors, executives and entrepreneurs. “The C-Route to Practical Financial Advice” is a culmination of the best tips he has seen in practice. The book shows how workers receiving regular paychecks can build their family's wealth.
Baby Farm
Series: The Brisbane Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,150. Language: Australian English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
How much is a baby worth? Inspired by true events of the 1970s, this is the story of a pregnant teen banished by her parents to Maidenhead, a rural home for unwed mothers. What really happened there? What became of the babies? What lies were told? Above all, what happens forty years later when the truth is finally revealed?
Snake Oil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,070. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The insidious greed and trickery of the telemarketing industry is revealed in a compelling story that will find you grinding your teeth and clenching your jaw. The shocking outcome will leave you cheering for for the common person. Not only is SNAKE OIL entertaining, but it is a welcome manifesto of true confessions by a former industry insider.
Esquema Ponzi: como tirar dinheiro dos incautos
Series: Riscografia. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
O negócio de investimento em criação de avestruzes (Avestruz Master) e os fundos de investimento de Bernard Madoff são exemplos de um tipo de fraude denominada Esquema Ponzi. Em 1920, nos Estados Unidos, Charles Ponzi afirmava poder arbitrar entre taxas de câmbio e instrumentos postais, com um retorno de 400% por operação. As filas de interessados no investimento cresciam. Ponzi ficou milionário.
English for Scammers
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Curious why no one has claimed their UK lotto winnings from you? Why no one wants to call about the box of cash valued at (7,500,000 Dollars)? Why no one is responding to your PASSIONATE REQUEST FOR JOINT MUTUAL INVESTMENTS BENEFITS? This textbook analyzes common mistakes, drawn from genuine correspondence, and helps you improve your writing to be appropriate for standard business correspondence.
Carl of the Bells
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Always on the hunt for a way to make a quick buck, Joe's good buddy Carl thinks this year he's hit on a winner. Most of Carl's schemes don't pan out. This one looks like it just might, and that rubs Joe's conscience the wrong way. The only problem with having a conscience—it might tell you what's wrong, but it sure doesn't tell you how to fix it.
Modern Cons
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What would it feel like to be raised by a skilled con artist? Would you know when she was pulling a con on you?
Losing It: Ten Easy Steps to Losing a Fortune on the Stock Market
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing
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Do you have money to burn? Are you over-taxed, bored or self-destructive? Looking for a way to wipe out your savings and lower your standard of living as conventionally understood by today's happening urbanite? Then this is the e-book for you!
Pushover (Iris Thorne Mysteries Book 5)
Series: Iris Thorne Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Iris is intrigued when her ex-fiancé Todd invites her to investigate a new venture in risky post-Soviet Russia, plus she has personal business to settle with him. Soon after she meets Todd in Moscow, he's gunned down in front of her. Horrified, she returns to the comfort of L.A. with Todd's ashes which she's agreed to deliver to his sister. She learns that Todd's deadly legacy could destroy her.
ExtraLife, Inc.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,380. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
David Wolfson, a Jerusalem scientist, claims to have found the cure for cancer. Richard, a Tel Aviv attorney, can’t resist the temptation to participate in the discovery of the century and it takes a first death to make him doubt that something in the project is not what it seems. Following clues that take him abroad, Richard finds more answers than he wished for. But he just can't stop looking.