08/05/2008 9:24 am EST
•An e-mailed invitation was sent to MoneyShow.com’s Investor subscriber list on 7/30/08, with several follow-up reminders sent to non-responders.
•A total of 460 responses were received by 8/4/08, for a response rate of 6.0%.
•The maximum margin of error is within +/-4.4 percentage points of the proportion reported using a 95% Confidence Level. That means if the survey was repeated 20 times, the results would be within this range in 19 of 20 cases.