Something is starting to smell in the bond market… ∙ Since their peak in July of 2012, 30-year U.S. bonds have declined in value—they are down almost six percent. Trading above $153.00 in mid-2012, 30-year U.S. bonds now hover...―
One company that always reports early is NIKE, Inc. (NYSE/NKE). ∙ The company has doubled on the stock market since 2010, and it has more than tripled since 2006. ∙ This kind of stock market performance really is amazing. In just ...―
The key stock indices have been rising since the beginning of the year, and there is still room for them to rise even higher as optimism concerning stocks continues to grow. But the risks associated with the stock market are piling up very...―
In 2010, after a job interview with Google’s Dublin headquarters, I remember feeling vaguely surprised that Google was located in Ireland. I’d always associated Ireland with images such as Guinness, Riverdance, and Shane McGowan ...―
According to BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE/BLK), the biggest U.S. money manager by assets, $70.1 billion was funneled into exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the first quarter of this year. What’s even more surprising is that 93% of all the inflows ...―
In its latest meeting minutes, the Federal Reserve said it will continue with quantitative easing, creating $85.0 billion in new money monthly, in order to bring economic growth to the U.S. economy. (Source: Federal Reserve, May 1, 2013.) ∙...―
Can Title Loans Really Help Someone in need ? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Financial crisis do happen, and one must always be prepared for them. However, there are situations when...―
Cyber hackers. ∙ In today’s electronic world it’s a term you hear often and usually in regard to identity theft and the ruination of someone’s personal and financial life. ∙ I’ve often wondered why someone...―
Televised energy circling me like a vulture What passes these days for American culture Yet, everyone seems as if they want to hear it Draining my already futile/fighting spirit I’m said to take it far too serious That cats are killed for ...―
Italy’s exports to the global economy fell 2.8% in February compared to the previous year. Italy’s exports to the biggest country in the eurozone area, Germany, plummeted 9.7%, and to China, exports declined 9.2% in the same period....―
The global economy may be on the crux of another slowdown. This was made evident in March, when global delivery bellwether FedEx Corporation (NYSE/FDX) reported a 31% decline in its third-quarter earnings and, more importantly, cut its forecast ...―
Along with a marriage crisis, 2012 also brought us a financial crisis. Great timing, huh? The truth is we missed two mortgage payments because we were not financially responsible. October is Ryan’s birthday, November is Kaitlyn’s...―
I was way too excited about being a mother- for the first time. I was told many beautiful ...
Most people have experienced some level of acute pain in the lower back, shoulders, or ...
Last Thursday we had dinner at the Pancake Parlour, Andy & I. ∙ He ordered the ...