US Debt Crisis – Some Perspective

Friday, July 29 2011 | Leave a comment

I got some great feedback from my post a couple of days ago regarding our perspective on the US economy and the impact our debts would have on it.  Since the day I sent that out the markets have gotten shakier and the news on the matter has been non-stop. This morning I received and…

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Recession Probability Update – August 2011

Wednesday, July 27 2011 | Leave a comment

Greetings, Each month we measure the strength of the US Economy via our Recession Probability Analytics (RPA).  RPA ranks the economy on a scale of 1 to 100 with 1 being the best and 100 being the worst possible economic conditions. We feel this takes the guesswork out of how strong or weak the markets…

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Recession Probability Update – July 2011

Monday, June 27 2011 | Leave a comment

Greetings, Each month we measure the strength of the US Economy via our Recession Probability Analytics (RPA).  RPA ranks the economy on a scale of 1 to 100 with 1 being the best and 100 being the worst possible economic conditions. We feel this takes the guesswork out of how strong or weak the markets…

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Crazy Lies (or mis-statements) of Annuity Sales People (who call themselves financial advisors)

Tuesday, April 12 2011 | 5 Comments

Hello All, In my last post I talked about what was shaking in the world of the fantasitc (sarcasm noted) prodcuts known as index annuities.  What we learned, I hope, is that there are a lot of expenses you never know exist and a lot of people, companies, etc – that get paid when you…

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Investors Beware – Financial Product Companies at it Again

Tuesday, April 5 2011 | Leave a comment

So, thinking about buying one of those super-duper annuities the insurance companies created just to solve all your investment concerns?  You know, the one that offers a nice bonus, lots of ways for you to make “safe money” and “sleep at night?” I sure hope not. In my upcoming book I talk a lot about…

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