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Why you should welcome Market Fluctuations
Date: September 14, 2017
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Don’t you love buying things on sale? Watch our video on why you should feel the same way about market fluctuations.

Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook: Time To Drain The Fed Swamp
Date: September 12, 2017
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The Panic of 2008 was damaging in more ways than people think. Yes, there were dramatic losses for investors and homeowners, but these markets have recovered. What hasn’t gone back to normal is the size and scope of Washington DC, especially the Federal Reserve. It’s time for that to change. D.C. institutions got away with […]

Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook: Don’t Fret ‘Debt Ceiling’ Debt Drama
Date: August 28, 2017
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Think that title sounds familiar? It is. We’ve been here before. And, as before, the “debt ceiling” is a gold mine for some politicians, journalists, and analysts. A possible government shutdown, or reaching a “hard” debt ceiling, are both fun for pessimists to talk about. It seems to happen every couple of years and, as […]

Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook: Hey Government: It’s Time to Get Serious!
Date: July 17, 2017
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At eight years, the current economic recovery is the third longest on record. Personal income, consumer spending, household assets, and net worth, are all at record highs. Stock markets are at record highs. Corporate profits are within striking distance of their all-time highs. Federal tax receipts are at record highs. So, how is it possible […]

Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook: WSJ Leak: Fed May Shrink Balance Sheet
Date: April 3, 2017
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If you read us regularly, and we hope you do, you know that we write each week about a topic we think is both important and timely. Last week, we were either clairvoyant, or extremely persuasive. We argued that unless and until the Federal Reserve reduced the size of its balance sheet (and unwound quantitative […]

Are stock market fluctuations a bad thing?
Date: January 4, 2017
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Not really. Watch our video blog for the reasons why.

Is Financial Planning all about numbers and math?
Date: December 15, 2016
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Despite what you might think, financial planning is not about numbers and math. Rogan & Associates founder Michael Rogan explains why in this video blog.

Video Blog: Your retirement plan should make you feel confident in your future.
Date: November 18, 2016
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Are you confident you have a retirement plan for the future that will provide for you and your family despite what is going on in the world? Watch our video blog for more information.

Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook: Does Growth Kill or Is There No Growth?
Date: October 18, 2016
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Two weekend articles, in major US newspapers, left us shaking our heads. The Washington Post wrote that “economic growth actually kills people,” while The Wall Street Journal published a piece saying, ironically, we should get used to slow growth – it’s normal. Both are ridiculous. First, The Washington Post cited statistical studies that blame premature […]

Brian Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook: Inflation Ready to Rise
Date: October 10, 2016
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  One of the key excuses for the Federal Reserve to hold off raising rates again and again, and to raise them very slowly, is that inflation remains extremely low. The consumer price index is up only 1.1% in the past year. The Fed’s preferred measure of inflation – for personal consumption expenditures, or PCE […]