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With the stock market at all time highs in the longest bull market in history, one question has been coming up more and more lately: “Are we due for a recession?” And the simple answer is “yes, yes we are”. But, the situation is far more complicated than that. Let’s start with what a recession…

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I love numbers and statistics. So, when the Federal Reserve released its “Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households in 2018”* it was party time! This report tries to paint a picture of how individuals and households in the U.S. are doing financially. It’s a good read. Now, please remember that this report is…

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For those of you who have been watching interest rates (and really, who hasn’t), something interesting is happening: the yield curve is starting to invert. In what could be the natural progression of a process that started at least five years ago, the long term interest rates are dropping below the short term rates. And…

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