Michael Ecke is a mortgage professional - NMLS # 1439805, entrepreneur, businessman, and founder of Prosperment. As a current employee of a Fortune 50 company, Michael is dedicated to ensuring the utmost attention to detail and quality control. Michael provides executive oversight and direction to Prosperment and its sister companies. Michael brings to his position the business foresight and acumen required as Prosperment continues its remarkable growth.
Weed, pot, cannabis, kush, marijuana, Mary Jane, reefer, ganja, green, herb, THC, indica, sativa, the names are endless for this popular and widely used plant. According to the UNODC (United Nations Office of Drugs & Crime) Cannabis remains the world’s most widely used drug, with an annual prevalence of 3.8% of the adult population, or an estimated 183 million people (range 128 million to 238 million), having used cannabis in the past year. Cannabis use has increased in parts of North and South America, while its use is declining or stabilizing in parts of Europe, albeit from or at high levels.
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Aurora Cannabis Inc. ("Aurora" or the "Company") (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB) announced on 10/25/2018 that Polish Ministry of Health granted the Company approval for its first shipment of medical cannabis to Poland. In the coming days, Aurora Deutschland GmbH will ship the products to a pain treatment center and a hospital in Warsaw, Poland. This is an important milestone for medical patients in Poland, as it is believed to be the first time a non-government run business has been granted approval to supply medical cannabis products in the country.
Shares of freelance website Upwork Inc. (UPWK) soared more than 54% in their trading debut Wednesday, after the company priced its initial public offering at a higher price than expected.
Mainstream marijuana is still a young, volatile industry. Marijuana stocks are exposed to legal and regulatory uncertainty. Consider how your investment in this sector may be treated under any rules, policies and procedures you may be subject to, including by your employer. With any investment risk comes the main goal which is to yield huge gains, marijuana stocks show they may be up to this challenge.
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Fidelity's rule of thumb - Shoot to save at least 1x your salary by 30, 3x by 40, 6x by 50, 8x by 60, and 10x by 67.
How much do you need to save for retirement? It's one of the most important questions people have. And no wonder. There are so many unknowns: When will you retire? How much will you spend in retirement? Where do you want to live? And for how long?
"It fills me with gratitude and optimism to be part of a species so bent on self-improvement" Jeff Bezos said."
Amazon (AMZN) founder Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie announced on Twitter Thursday that he will give $2 billion to help homeless families and create a new network of nonprofit preschools in low-income communities.
"We're about to hit a major milestone," Apple CEO Tim Cook said.
Apple (AAPL) used its annual iPhone event to provide us with some new stats about the state of its core business. The most important one came right at the start of today’s Apple event in California. CEO Tim Cook announced that the company is about to sell its 2 billionth iOS device.
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Let’s face it, Americans are having a tough time being able to save money every month. Its reported that 69% of U.S. adults have less than $1,000 in the bank. Imagine what would happen if you found extra money every month. Could you finally afford your dream vacation? Could you build an emergency fund? Perhaps you could have a down payment for that home purchase saved up. This article can help you save money on every day and monthly expenses. Plus, it includes automatic tips on setting aside funds for the future.
What is 'Market Capitalization'?
Market capitalization refers to the total dollar market value of a company's outstanding shares. Commonly referred to as "market cap," it is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share. The investment community uses this figure to determine a company's size, as opposed to using sales or total asset figures.
It took the online giant from January to September to grow from $600 billion to $1 Trillion
On Tuesday Amazon’s (AMZN) total market value passed $1 Trillion, following Apple’s climb into the 13-digit territory last month. According to Howard Silverblatt, senior index analyst for S&P, Amazon and Apple now make up more than 8% of the entire value of the S&P 500.