The Shutdown Effect

January 22, 2019

Regardless of the fact that the government will not stay shut down forever, many analysts are asking whether the shutdown might have a significant negative influence on the economy.
Homeownership Tied to Financial Well-Being

January 15, 2019

A CFPB survey details that older homeowners have a greater degree of financial well-being and autonomy compared with their peers who are not homeowners.
Thanksgiving Perspective

November 20, 2018

Things are quieting down as we move into the Thanksgiving holiday. This is a great time for reflection as we all have a lot to be thankful for. It is also a time to look back to see how far we have come, as well as a look at what the future may bring.
How Did the Predictions Go?

November 13, 2018

Though we are not in the business of predicting the future, it is sometimes very interesting to go back and see how forecasts play out after the fact. Especially when there is a lot of news happening during a short period of time.
Millennials Want to Own

November 6, 2018

Millennials want to own their own homes and rank it the most important priority apart from being able to retire. A new survey from B of A shows that 72% of 23 to 40-year-olds say homeownership is their top priority, with retirement at 80%.
It's Election Day

November 6, 2018

For right now let's forget the fact that we just had a jobs report released and the Federal Reserve Board is meeting starting tomorrow. Today is Election Day. Our most important message to our readers today is to get out and vote.
The Focus on Labor Day

September 4, 2018

The first Monday of every September is Labor Day. With the picnics, parades and back-to-school sales, we sometimes forget that the purpose of the holiday is to recognize the importance of the American worker.