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Investing in Oil and Gas is Essential to American Energy Independence

[Posted on December 17th, 2013 by Michael L. F. Slavin] America’s dependence on foreign oil has been the subject of numerous news reports in recent years and is an issue that concerns many American citizens. Our dependence on petroleum and other fuels obtained from non-domestic sources has declined slightly since 2005, but a large percentage […]

Invest in Oil and Diversify Your Portfolio

[Posted on December 17th, 2013 by Michael L. F. Slavin] In order to invest in oil safely and minimize the risk of losing money from investments, it is important that every investor understand the importance of diversification. Although not a guarantee against loss of part or all of a portfolio, diversifying your investments and fully […]

Investing in Oil and Gas Can Lead to a Steady Monthly Income

[Posted on November 16th, 2013 by Michael L. F. Slavin] There are many benefits to investing in oil and gas wells. The money invested goes to create American jobs and promote domestic energy production, as well as being tax-deductible at the federal level. These are all excellent features of this unique type of investing, but […]

How New Technologies Have Made it Easier to Invest in Oil Wells?

[Posted on November 5th, 2013 by Michael L. F. Slavin] Technologies related to oil and gas exploration and production have advanced greatly in just the past 25 years. These new developments have improved the working conditions around oil rigs and have also translated to less wasted effort on the part of well drilling companies. In […]

Rising Oil Prices: Is Now the Time to Invest in Oil?

[Posted on October 30th, 2013 by Michael L. F. Slavin] Many investors are aware that the prices of oil and gas cycle up and down on a daily basis. The seeming uncertainty of oil and gas prices may make investors hesitant to invest in these commodities, but there are several reasons that indicate now is […]

Learning How to Invest in Oil Can Build Long Term Portfolio Diversity

[Posted on October 16th, 2013 by Michael L. F. Slavin] When investing, it’s important to diversify. Long-term investors appreciate diversification because it prevents a total loss if one sector of the market should suffer. Here are just a few of the benefits of investing in oil and gas and the importance of learning how to […]