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CI Weekly Features: December 17, 2011

This Week’s CI email features:
Grant Henning’s Technical-Momentum Stock Trading System
Henning’s approach is based on the belief that using mathematical models to select stocks can eliminate the guesswork and emotion from the investment process.

Select Sector SPDRs
The Standard & Poor’s depositary receipts (SPDRs) offered at Select Sector SPDRs are a useful investment for individuals looking to round out their portfolio. These SPDR exchange-traded funds (ETFs) divide the S&P 500 into nine sectors (consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, financial, health care, industrial, materials, technology and utilities) allowing investors to quickly and easily gain exposure to certain sectors that their portfolio may be lacking.

Tax Preparation Services
Online services provide an easy way to prepare and file your tax returns, plus they have systems in place to double-check your work.

Featured App – mSecure Password Manager

Android app protects personal information such as account numbers, usernames and passwords.

Download of the Week – Flair Finance

Flair Finance is a personal financial management program with an intuitive user interface that can assist you in tracking your income and expenses.

Gadget Corner – ZAGGfolio for iPad 2 Keyboard Case

All-in-one multi-function keyboard and case for Apple iPad 2.

This Week’s Question
Do you have a solid state drive (SSD) in your desktop or laptop? Would you be willing to pay the steep price premium for the faster speed?
A) Yes, I have an SSD in my laptop or desktop
B) No, I do not have an SSD, but I would be willing to pay the price premium for improved performance
C) No, I do not have an SSD, and I would not be willing to pay the price premium for improved performance

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