Weekly Financial Market Updates

labor shortage

Will Labor Shortage Push Inflation Higher?

May 13, 2021

A labor shortage is emerging as the economy opens up from COVID-19 lockdowns. We worry that this labor shortage will push inflation higher. See what the investment implications of this labor shortage might be.

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global chip shortage

Increasing Prices From Global Shortage of Computer Chips

May 6, 2021

Consumer goods inventories are low and prices are much higher. You can thank a global chip shortage for these increasing prices. Why?

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Check Your Credit Reports

April 28, 2021

Check Those Credit Reports! Extra unemployment assistance for people affected by coronavirus is leading to more fraud and identity theft. See what they’re doing and how you can protect yourself.

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Should I Count on Social Security in Retirement?

April 15, 2021

Should I count on Social Security in retirement? YES. This week, we look at how important Social Security is to your retirement plan, and answer the question “what happens if the Trust Fund runs out of money?”

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Bond Allocation

Managing Interest Rate Risk In Your Bond Investments

April 8, 2021

We are talking about how to understand how interest rate risk in bonds work. Are bonds always a source of income and stability? Let’s see!

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Investment Diversification

How Investment Diversification Can Benefit You

March 25, 2021

Having a diversified investment portfolio works. Let’s look at a real life example of how investment diversification can benefit you.

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