Through your military service, you’ve earned the right to enjoy financial peace of mind. Watch this video to see how we can help.
In finance and in life, expectations often eclipse reality. They become anchors for how we evaluate opportunities (like companies and stocks) and our own sense of happiness.
While the Federal Reserve’s decisions certainly impact the US (and global) economy, it’s important to know that the Fed does not set economic policy. The Fed does, however, control monetary policy in an attempt to influence the direction of the US economy. Let’s explore the history of the Federal Reserve, its role and how it carries out its mandate.
When discussing bank accounts, investments, loans, and mortgages, it is important to understand the concept of interest rates. Interest is the price you pay for the temporary use of someone else’s funds; an interest rate is the percentage of a borrowed amount that is attributable to interest. Whether you are a lender, a borrower, or both, carefully consider how interest rates may affect your financial decisions.
U.S. equity markets lose ground for the second week in a row despite mostly positive economic data and less volatility.