Don’t Let Your Bank Trap Your Money
Bail-ins, a term you may not be familiar with, was introduced into US law in 2010, allowing banks to use your hard-earned money to get themselves out of trouble. And since 2016, money market funds are allowed to prevent you from withdrawing your funds at times of extreme volatility. Do you want 100% of your funds to be controlled by others? Read here to learn what you may need to deal with in the next crisis and act before your money gets trapped by the financial elite.
Jan 29, 2020 | Fred Abadi |
Why Gold Is Your Best Insurance Against the Next Recession
You probably didn’t hear it first here, but gold is your optimal insurance against the next financial crisis and for your investments and retirement savings. However, you need to get your physical gold/insurance before the accident happens, just like with any other insurance. Read this article to learn why.
Jan 25, 2020 | Fred Abadi |
Why the Price of Gold Will Continue to Rise
Interest rates and the supply and demand for gold both impact the price of this sought-after precious metal. In this article, we’ll explain how they affect the price of gold today, and how they are expected to affect it in the near future.
Jan 22, 2020 | Kevin Troy |
Leveraged Loans May Cause a Bigger Crisis Than the Great Recession
Subprime loans inflated the housing bubble and created the market crash that led to the Great Recession. Today, leveraged loans are inflating an even bigger bubble. In this article, we explain what leveraged loans are, how similar 2020 is to 2008, and what you can do about it.
Jan 18, 2020 | Fred Abadi |
The Answers to These Questions Should Worry You—Here’s Why
We are witnessing the longest bull market run in history, and financial advisors and financial TV pundits are telling us markets will continue to rise. But there are signs the horizon is darkening. In this article, we’ll ask a few simple questions that may have you concerned about the near future for our economy and the markets.
Jan 15, 2020 | Kevin Troy |
What Does the SECURE Act Mean for Your RMDs?
The SECURE Act just took effect, which raises several questions about when do retirees and soon-to-be-retirees that have pre-taxed retirement accounts like traditional IRAs and 401(k)s take their required minimal distributions (RMDs). In this article, we’ll explain how the new law affects when you are required to start taking your RMDs.
Jan 11, 2020 | Kevin Troy |