When it comes to America’s income levels, we continue to be a nation of haves and have-nots—the latter being the majority. There are about 48 million Americans collecting food stamps and many more are struggling to pay rent and put food on the table. In fact, we are now also seeing once-middle-class families going to food banks.
The government wants … Read More
Not too long ago, the European Central Bank (ECB), to fight the economic slowdown in the eurozone, lowered its benchmark interest rates. The hope with this move was the same as it was in the U.S., England, Japan, or other countries that are facing economic scrutiny: lowering interest rates will eventually increase lending and eventually bring in economic growth. In … Read More
“What should you do when the house isn’t in order?”
A good friend of mine … Read More
Are the long-term retirement plans of working Americans being held hostage by the Federal Reserve?… Read More
One of the basic rules that investors should follow when it comes to portfolio management … Read More
Your 401(k) is supposed to be a retirement account with a long investing horizon—not a … Read More