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End of Year Financial Checklist

Personal Finance

Introduction As 2019 draws to a close, many of us are occupied with holiday planning, travel, and getting ready for the New Year. While December is a hectic time for many, it is important to take the time to get your financial house in order and be prepared for...

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A Strategy for Investing in Publicly-Traded Stocks

Investing

In a previous blog, I discussed a strategy for wealth creation through investments in productive assets. A major source of access to productive assets can be found in the stock market, which includes various exchanges traded throughout the world. However, not all stocks are created equal, and in this...

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Interest Rates and Your Investments

Investing

The Central Bank and Interest Rates In early May, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) voted to target the fed funds rate at 1.75%. Over the last 3 years, the fed funds rate, which is the interest rate banks lend to each other overnight on an uncollateralized basis, has...

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