Inverted Yield Curve

If you ask an economist what makes them toss and turn at night, chances are they’ll tell you, “Fear of missing the warning signs of a recession.”  After all, for anyone who studies the economy for a living, few things could be worse than a sudden economic slump catching you by surprise.   That’s why …
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Tweets & Tariffs

When Twitter first launched back in 2006, its creators probably never imagined that a single “tweet” could make the stock market plunge. But that’s exactly what happened on Thursday, August 1, when President Trump tweeted the following: …the U.S will start, on September 1st, putting a small additional Tariff of 10% on the remaining 300 Billion …
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Politics & Finance

There’s a saying that you shouldn’t mix business with pleasure. Far less well known is the concept of never mixing personal finance with politics.  Unless you’ve been living in some remote corner of the world without access to the internet, you’ve probably heard something about Robert Mueller’s testimony before Congress, the first round of Democratic primary debates, …
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Things Most Advisors Don’t Tell You #2

Things Most Advisors Don’t Tell You #2

It may sound strange to hear financial advisors say this but achieving the things you care about most requires more than just money. There are certain habits and behaviors that, while not directly related to finance, can spell the difference between reaching your goals or not.   In our experience, people rarely hear about these things from their financial …
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