Categories for Economy

25 Apr 2014
dollars currency wallpaper

It's no secret that we Americans are incredibly lucky and blessed to be living in such a prosperous and luxurious place relative to the rest of the world. We have some of the best of everything: the best hotels, the best vacation spots and restaurants, the best cars, the best TVs, the best technological innovations, cell phones and computers....

16 Aug 2014
janet yellen federal reserve hot air hype

Fed Chair Janet Yellen sounded positively upbeat and hopeful as she testified and answered questions last Friday before the Senate Banking Committee. She was encouraged about manufacturing numbers, about unemployment figures and the strengthening of the U.S. economy. She seemed confident that October was still the right time to end Quantitative Easing. She also indicated that interest rates would...

01 Aug 2014
fatca dollar

Early this year, the hype surrounding FATCA was palpable. Our clients were desperate to learn as much as they could about the law. And all the interest swelled to a crescendo when it was implemented on July 1, 2014. But now that the law is actually in effect? NOW is the time you need to know the true damage...

01 Jun 2014
putin russia fatca july 1

Vladimir Putin is taking a defiant stance on FATCA -- the infamous law to go into effect on July 1 -- calling it out for being an invasion of privacy laws. How might Russia's resistance to the new law hit us in the U.S.? We play out the scenarios for you here.