Category: Financial Crisis

2022 Stock Market Summary

As we round the end of the first quarter of the new year, we are already seeing the warning play out from many Wall Street firms that the market’s rally is over. While the economy still looks good, returns will moderate. After the initial boom from countries returning to more normal levels of operation in light of the weakening effects… Read more →

5 Stocks to Consider for Early 2021

January 2021 will be known as a historical month for the stock market when retail investors were able to make stocks like AMC and GameStop fly. However, new and veteran investors should be thinking more about some of the more long-term stocks they could pick up. Consider purchasing some of these stocks in early 2021. Disney Disney had a bit… Read more →

Financial Advice for Married Couples

One of the biggest challenges faced by modern couples is finances. Getting ahead of their finances takes planning, education and consistency. Although disagreements over finances can and do come up, there are some simple steps that can keep such disagreements to a minimum so you can focus on what is really important.   Maintain Separate and Joint Accounts A simple… Read more →

Six Finance Books that all Financial Professionals Should Read

Make the most out of your career, and stay ahead of the major trends in the financial industry. For a competitive edge, add these six books to your bookshelf.   Security Analysis Published in 1934, this book positioned Benjamin Graham and author David Dodd to pick the nation up from out of the Great Depression. With both writers being business… Read more →

How Will Automation Impact the Finance Industry?

Technology makes life more efficient and enjoyable, but it doesn’t come without downfalls. Many financial workers are concerned about being replaced by robots, which raises the question: how will automation impact the finance industry?   Self-Checkout Banks Financial industry automation has already started. It began when individuals were directed to different telephone options, instead of being able to talk to… Read more →