Financial Market Update: Week in ReviewDecember 7, 2022U.S. stock indexes finished positive for the week amid investors’ ongoing hopes for a Fed pivot to less aggressive rate hikes. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell’s comments this week signaled the Fed may raise interest rates by a smaller amount this month, but he stressed that rates will need to...Click Here To Read More
A short course in fiduciary dutiesDecember 5, 2022The “fiduciary standard” is the highest standard of care recognized by the law. A salesman is under no obligation to determine that his product is appropriate for a buyer, that the buyer can afford it, or that the purchase is in the best interest of the buyer. A fiduciary does have those...Click Here To Read More
Social Security COLA for 2023December 5, 2022The Social Security Administration has announced an 8.7% benefit increase for 2023, based upon inflation for the twelve months ending September 30, 2022. It’s the biggest cost of living adjustment (COLA) since 1981. For the average worker, the increase comes to about $140 per month.
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