Weekly Economic Update July 15, 2019

In this week’s recap: the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average close at historic peaks after bulls consider Capitol Hill testimony from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell; tame inflation persists. Weekly Quote “Be nice to people on your way up, because you’re going to meet them all on your way down.” – JIMMY DURANTE
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Financial Checkpoints Managing Life’s Transitions

July 8, 2019 Blog
Things to think about: In your 20’s Fund a Roth IRA Develop a budget and follow it Enroll in your company’s 401(k) plan and contribute at least the minimum needed to qualify for the full employer match. Start an emergency fund with three to six months living expenses. Pay down your debt (e.g. credit cards,
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Weekly Economic Update June 24, 2019

In this week’s recap: Wall Street maintains its risk-on mood, even as tensions grow between the U.S. and Iran, influenced by a White House tweet and a dovish signal from the Federal Reserve.  Weekly Quote “If you want to be respected by others, the great thing is to respect yourself. Only by that, only by
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Weekly Economic Update June 17, 2019

In this week’s recap: the major Wall Street equity indices see further June gains, oil investors react to tanker attacks, and retail sales improve.  Weekly Quote “It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” BABE RUTH Weekly Tip Some people take out personal loans to pay off high-interest credit card debts. For some,
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