Top Economist Says We’re in a Recession Right Now: Financial & Stock Market News

All the Data Points to Recession Right Now   A. Gary Shilling has a history of calling recessions before they happen. This award-winning economist and financial sector insider has historically pinpointed recessions during times when everyone else was sure the party would go on forever. And now, Shilling is calling the current recession as having […]

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In This Volatile Tweet-Sensitive Stock Market, Should I Buy Bonds as a Safe Haven Investment?

Trump’s tweets and China trade talks seem to be the order of the day and the main perceived market mover, but it’s never that simple. The US economy is at the end of its latest business expansion cycle spanning almost 10 years, and an inevitable recession is due sooner or later. Should I Buy Bonds? […]

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The Coming Great American Retirement Crisis

The Great American Retirement Crisis: How We Got Here   The American Dream used to be: you work hard, you save your money, you live within your means, you have a few kids and raise them to respect others regardless of difference in opinion, you teach them to value and uphold the US Constitution, and […]

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American savers lost an estimated $500 billion due to low interest rates since the financial crisis

Remember When Americans Used to Save Money? Me Neither   A savings account used to be the holy grail of personal financial responsibility, but these days, Americans are in no position to save even a dime. Some Disturbing Facts About Americans and Their Financial Outlook   *Low interest rates have kept Americans from saving $500 […]

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