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Drop it like its hot: divesting at the peak
Drop it like its hot: divesting at the peak
Drop it like its hot: divesting at the peak 834 471 Tony Guo

Monday, December 17, 2012 Sorry for the early articles (I normally like to blog wednesday), but my upcoming schedule is very hectic, and now is the only time I can really blog. This is a finance article.  I promise. One of the most important skills to learn as a a speculator is knowing when to…

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Online Trading: Trading on Youtube and Deckbox: Dos, Don'ts and Everything in Between
Online Trading: Trading on Youtube and Deckbox: Dos, Don’ts and Everything in Between
Online Trading: Trading on Youtube and Deckbox: Dos, Don’ts and Everything in Between 1024 624 Tony Guo

by Helios I have seen alot of trade videos and posts about Untrusting traders and while some of them are more than justified I figured Id offer some tips to people looking at how trading online should really be handled. 1. NEVER TRADE CARDS YOU DONT HAVE AVAILIBLE 9/10 this is why your trades dont…

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Ethics of Ebay, MOTL, Trade in Real Life, and Youtube
Ethics of Ebay, MOTL, Trade in Real Life, and Youtube 150 150 Tony Guo

By Tony Guo Ethics of trading is not the most popular thing to discuss when your friends are all sharks.  But after a heated debate which included one of the largest traders in Houston and a store owner, we came to the general consensus that the ethical standards are dependent on where you trade. The…

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Speculating to 1 G
Speculating to 1 G
Speculating to 1 G 1024 652 Tony Guo

Monday, November 26, 2012 By Tony Guo This is my version of pack to power.  I will update you guys every week and perhaps make a youtube video of how I did. Essentially the rules are simple (you can play along too): You can only invest 100 dollars into one card (although unrealistic this makes…

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I told you so: How my top five picks did from a month ago
I told you so: How my top five picks did from a month ago
I told you so: How my top five picks did from a month ago 1024 607 Tony Guo

 Wednesday, November 21, 2012 If you guys follow my youtube channel: newlawstudent, then you know I pick cards that I “predict” will go up in price. My best speculation so far has been Olivia which has gone from 4-5 dollars SCG to 20 dollars SCG (the current price on SCG as of this writing). Buy…

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Why Speculating Kittens are better than Trade Sharks
Why Speculating Kittens are better than Trade Sharks
Why Speculating Kittens are better than Trade Sharks 1024 667 Tony Guo

Thursday, November 15, 2012 Every Magic player wants a trade binder loaded with duals, power nine, and standard staples.  Women have purses and red sole shoes to flaunt, Magic collectors have trade binders.  Trade binders act as subtleindicators of status among the magic community.  How does one build a dazzling trade binder?  There are three…

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What I learned from the Inuyasha TCG: The future of Cardfight Vanguard, and Magic the Gathering
What I learned from the Inuyasha TCG: The future of Cardfight Vanguard, and Magic the Gathering
What I learned from the Inuyasha TCG: The future of Cardfight Vanguard, and Magic the Gathering 1024 686 Tony Guo

Monday, November 12, 2012 I have been mulling this article since I created this website.  The opinions are my own and they are just that… my opinions.  From recent youtube experiences, I expect negative feedback.  But if I can not always be right I can at least always be honest. When I was in high…

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The sad tale of Groovy Geckos, my local game store
The sad tale of Groovy Geckos, my local game store
The sad tale of Groovy Geckos, my local game store 625 405 Tony Guo

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 This is the story of a tiny game store in Williamsburg, Virginia and its importance to me. I went to NYU for undergraduate and lived all over Manhattan: soho, wall street, union square, and greenwich village.  When I moved to Virginia, it was a culture shock.  Many of my friends moved…

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Investing in Magic: Jace and Bitterblossom Unbanned?
Investing in Magic: Jace and Bitterblossom Unbanned?
Investing in Magic: Jace and Bitterblossom Unbanned? 606 409 Tony Guo

 Wednesday, October 31, 2012 One of the highest return investments you can make is to buy a banned card right before it becomes unbanned.  How do you find what these cards are?  One way is to look at price patterns.   Jace, the Mind Sculptor is currently banned in modern.  However, I do not expect…

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Investing In Magic: Lands
Investing In Magic: Lands
Investing In Magic: Lands 1024 681 Tony Guo

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 Tony Guo Lands are among the most important investments you can make.  This is true for all formats.  When Magic first begun, developers had to balance the power levels of mana and non-mana cards. While non-mana cards have increased in power (power nine excluded) mana has not gotten better.  The ABUR…

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