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Do You Have Rules For Investing?

Financial Design Studio Rules

Do You Have Rules For Investing? This week the market moved higher from last week’s pullback. With this weekly volatility back and forth, higher and lower, it’s important to establish your set of rules when investing. Looking ahead there are many outcomes that can affect your investments. A couple of examples are global trade tension,…

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Does The Market Affect Your Happiness?

Financial Design Studio Financial Happiness

Does The Market Affect Your Happiness? Remember the saying “If momma aint happy, aint nobody happy”? This seems to resonate closely with investors. If the market aint happy, aint nobody happy. After a strong first quarter of the market performing higher and coming back from the end of 2018 lows investors were starting to feel…

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Is Global Trade Tension Progress Already Priced In?

Financial Design Studio Global Trade Tension

Is Global Trade Tension Progress Already Priced In? When investing, people consider what may happen in the future regarding an investment. There are so many things you can think (related to your conviction) about for finally making the investment. Today, an item we need to consider together is whether the global trade tension with China…

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Waiting For Fed & Trade Tension Direction

Waiting For Fed & Trade Tension Direction From trade tension to the Fed, the best way to describe this week’s market movement is simply with the word patience. The Fed Slowing Economy We learned from the Fed that they are watching economic data to point toward any interest rate changes or balance sheet changes needed…

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