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Vanishing Paper: Why the value of stock certificates can be worth more than the stock

TweetI once read the three most important pieces of paper to have in life is the birth certificate, the stock certificate and the death certificate. On May 22, 2012 many Facebook stock investors learned that the company would not be issuing paper stock certificates, and that only digital certificates will be available.  Due to the decrease demand of paper certificates,
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Buying Facebook Stock? 6 Things to Know When Buying Stocks Online

TweetThe Facebook stock buying frenzy began on Friday May 18, 2012, the company’s initial public offering (IPO) stock purchase price opened at $38 for the general public.  Everyone is talking about buying Facebook stock with the hopes of riding the stock tidal wave of wealth.   While buying a company’s stock can be a great asset class to have as part
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