Ladies With Options

Ladies With Options

Book - 2001
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Minnesota, 1983

The Mostly Methodist Club met Saturday morning year-round, but was at its best in autumn and winter, when it helped steel the ladies for the Sundays their men spent watching TV sports with eyes glazed like so many holiday hams...

The mostly-married, mostly-middle-aged members of the Mostly Methodist Club (Deborah Cohen made it "Mostly") were used to swapping recipes, not stock tips. They'd taken few risks in their lives, and had even fewer adventures.

But when a pink-haired young rebel named Skye found her way into the group, things changed. The ladies had already begun looking into investment opportunities, after realizing that their retirement earnings would barely keep them in Burpee seeds and baking powder. But it was Skye who tipped them off to a struggling new company that might be worth sinking a few dollars into. A company that was developing some interesting new technology. A company run by a man named Bill Gates...

Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 2001
ISBN: 9780425178232
0425178234
Characteristics: p. cm

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Apr 06, 2017

Not your average chick-lit book on mature Midwest conservative ladies making a killing on the stock market, the stories on researching potential companies, get out of marriage rut, standing up to bullies, haircut boom business to saving key industry within the town thanks to misfit teenager on Microsoft tip.

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