The Fed is Open to More Easing After Interest Rate Cuts
Economy
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Economy
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The Fed is Open to More Easing After Interest Rate Cuts

Becky H - September 19, 2019

In what was a widely expected outcome, the Federal Reserve pull the money rate cuts by 0.25% at the conclusion of a two-day policy meeting on Wednesday.…

Trump Wants to Relax Fuel Economy Standards, Automakers Don’t Agree
Economy
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Economy
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Trump Wants to Relax Fuel Economy Standards, Automakers Don’t Agree

Becky H - August 22, 2019

Former President Barack Obama introduced sweeping efficiency rules, which President Trump wants to roll back during his current term. Trump has criticized automakers this week for not…

Stocks Tumble as China Devalues Currency
Investing
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Investing
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Stocks Tumble as China Devalues Currency

Lamont J - August 5, 2019

President Trump shocked markets last week when he announced new tariffs on Chinese goods. China has now retaliated, artificially devaluing its currency to remain competitive. Investors responded…

Fed Will Keep Interest Rates Steady After Wednesday Meeting
Economy
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Economy
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Fed Will Keep Interest Rates Steady After Wednesday Meeting

Writocity - June 20, 2019

The Federal Reserve met on Wednesday to discuss monetary policy and the strength of the U.S. economy. In a mostly unsurprising decision, Chairman Jerome Powell and the…

Why Renting Could Make More Financial Sense
Investing
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Investing
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Why Renting Could Make More Financial Sense

Becky H - June 14, 2019

A home is one of the largest and most important investments you could ever make. However, home ownership is not right for everyone. You need to be…

Stock Market Should be up 10,000 Points: President Trump
Economy
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Economy
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Stock Market Should be up 10,000 Points: President Trump

Adam R - April 15, 2019

Investors have enjoyed a robust stock market in 2019, with a rallying pattern holding since the start of the year. Major indexes are up, and there has…

Amazon Will Close Pop-Up Stores and Refocus Strategy
Investing
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Investing
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Amazon Will Close Pop-Up Stores and Refocus Strategy

Becky H - March 7, 2019

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) made headlines this month when news leaked that it was planning to open dozens of supermarkets across the United States. The company has…

Exchange Traded Funds Three Top for 2019
Investing
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Investing
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Exchange Traded Funds Three Top for 2019

Lamont J - March 6, 2019

Exchange Traded Funds, or ETFs, are popular for investors who want to diversify without micromanaging an excessive number of individual stocks. ETFs are similar to mutual funds…

Confidence Increasing for a Federal Reserve Rate Cut in 2020
Economy
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Economy
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Confidence Increasing for a Federal Reserve Rate Cut in 2020

Adam R - February 28, 2019

After a year of aggressive rate hikes that contributed to stock market volatility and losses, the Federal Reserve has adopted a more dovish outlook. Jerome Powell, the…

Best Retirement Advice? Save as if You’re Retiring Early!
Investing
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Investing
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Best Retirement Advice? Save as if You’re Retiring Early!

Becky H - February 27, 2019

Some people don't think about retirement savings until it's too late. Saving early is the simplest way to secure your retirement. One easy way to keep yourself…