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The Hazards of 4 More Years of Jerome Powell

The Hazards of 4 More Years of Jerome Powell

October 9, 2020 11:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether Trump or Biden is elected this November, they will have a decision of monumental consequence to make next year. How will our nation's economy respond to another four years of a Federal Reserve led by Jerome Powell? Here are five examples from his track record that give us reason for pause.

Federal Reserve Still Looking for Inflation. We Found It.

September 18, 2020 8:28 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Citing official data that shows 1.3% price increases in August, they want us to believe that more needs to be done to spur inflation. But dig into the stats just a little and you'll find that inflation is soaring in some areas. Are they about to send prices from high to higher? Here's what could be coming.

Americans Face These Gut-Wrenching Decisions For Retirement

Americans Face These Gut-Wrenching Decisions For Retirement

September 16, 2020 3:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

With millions of Americans under financial pressure due to the COVID-19 lockdowns, they're increasingly dipping into their retirement savings as a lifeline. But for those who can navigate without doing so, the CARES Act has unlocked one intriguing opportunity for certain 401(k) account owners. See what it is here.

The Fed Just Announced a Dramatic Shift on Inflation Policy

The Fed Just Announced a Dramatic Shift on Inflation Policy

August 28, 2020 9:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

After dogmatically sticking to policy for decades, the Fed's change in course represents a massive leap of faith, not just for the nation as a whole, but for anyone who has any interest in the dollar's long-term viability. Can they actually pull off this bold move into uncharted territory or will inflation soar to 1980s era heights? Find out here.