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Too much? Too little? Or just right?

U.S. stock markets were relatively calm, although they finished the week lower. U.S. Treasury yields hit a 7-year high and finished the week above 3 … Read more

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Splash!

How do employers lure staff in a tightening labor market? The curly tail grubs and spinnies of the business world are higher wages and better … Read more

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What in the world?

A lot happened last week. Some of the notable events included: Trade talks between the United States and China. The talks were described as “frank, … Read more

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Nine Tips to Live Beyond 100

These nine commonalities may lead to a longer, healthier and happier life right where you are. From the Grecian island of Ikaria where people “forget … Read more

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The World Is In Debt

The Markets The April 2018 International Monetary Fund (IMF) Fiscal Monitor reported global debt has reached a historically high level. In 2016, debt peaked at … Read more

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Nine to Five, Beyond 65

Why more and more retirees aren’t actually leaving the workplace. The idea of retirement may conjure images of leisurely days spent reading, pursuing hobbies and … Read more

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Is it a Wild West Standoff?

The Markets You could almost hear the spurs jingling. Trade tensions ratcheted higher last week as the United States and China staked new positions on … Read more

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It’s Time to Spring Clean Your Finances

The springtime tradition of getting your house shipshape applies to your financial house, as well. Now that spring has sprung, it’s time to look back … Read more

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It Was a Bad Week, But Don’t Panic!

The Markets Why am I saving and investing? After a week like last week, it’s an important question. There are many reasons people save and … Read more

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Celebrate the Eternal Hope of Spring!

Bid farewell to Old Man Winter. Spring arrives at 12:15 p.m. Eastern time on Tuesday, March 20, bringing with it the unmistakable first signs of nature’s … Read more

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It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…

The Markets It’s a bird…It’s a plane…It’s a labor shortage! There is little doubt the Millennial generation has been reshaping our world. One of the … Read more

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Tariffs Cause a Stir

The Markets As Yogi Berra once said: It’s déjà vu all over again.1 Last week, global stock markets took a bit of a dip after … Read more