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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 […]

Media and Investing: What You Should Know
Date: September 7, 2017
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The media says the stock market is due for a major correction. Is it? Watch our video on why you should not let the media affect your decisions when it comes to financial planning.

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 […]

Are you playing it too safe with long term investing?
Date: August 3, 2017
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What is the difference in investing for safety (treasury bonds) or the S&P 500 over 10 years? Old school thinking and pessimism can cost you a lot of money over the long term. Watch this important video about long term investing.

Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook: Moderate Growth for Q2
Date: July 24, 2017
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Since the start of the economic recovery in mid-2009, real GDP has grown at an average annual rate of 2.1%. The second quarter of this year doesn’t look much different. Our calculations suggest real GDP grew at a 2.5% annual rate in Q2, exactly the same as the consensus forecast. That’s an acceleration from the […]

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 […]

The Media and Retirement Planning
Date: June 16, 2017
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Why you should ignore the media when retirement planning.

Wesbury’s Monday Morning Outlook” Tax Cut Politics
Date: May 22, 2017
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While some investors are freaking out about investigations, tweets, or the personality of President Trump, we are still watching policy. So far, some regulation has been rolled back and more is on tap, the Supreme Court has a more market friendly make-up, and there is a hiring freeze on many government agencies. These policies will […]

The Markets Fluctuate, But The Right Financial Planning Strategy Will Keep You On Track.
Date: May 10, 2017
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Some articles in the media can diminish your confidence, such as the market is going to go down, the economy is on the verge of collapse, or that you need to have the new hot investment to be wealthy or successful. What you really need is a solid plan, designed specifically for you. Then your […]