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Jittery Investors Tempted To Chase Risky Returns - Like The Iraqi Dinar

Monday, May 9, 2011 - 7:04 AM
From the Orlando Sentinel:
Jonathan Alper has gotten a spate of calls from people who tell him they plan to hit the jackpot with their next investment — in the Iraqi dinar.

Most of the article deals with the general issue of alternative investments and how to invest wisely in higher risk investments. The article doesn't go into the details of the Iraqi Dinar. Reading this article reminded me of a local radio financial talk show. Every week on this talk show, someone calls in and asks about the Iraqi Dinar investment. The host always gives his opinion that it's a worthless investment, but people keep asking about it week after week.

I've found a few resources on the web that discusses the Iraqi Dinar in more detail:
Ken TuminKen Tumin5,472 posts since
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