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  • Posted: Tue, Nov 20, 2012
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Hi,

I have an article that is about 3500 words that I need edited. My target audience is investors with little investing knowledge and experience. I mostly want to make sure the article is clear and understandable. Below is an abstract of the article:

All I would like is for you to read it and write commentary on what is unclear and how to improve. I'm guessing you'll spend about an hour. I will likely use three elancer's so I need to keep the cost below $20 per opinion. Thanks!

Abstract:
Individual investors and investment organizations like university endowment funds at Harvard, Yale, and Stanford have similar objectives and challenges. Both have short and long term objectives like housing, education, and retirement programs that must be paid for. The challenge is the unknown cost and timing of these objectives.

Because of this similarity, investors can benefit by following how these endowments manage their investments. These universities consistently make money over time. So...

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