Could Investing In Treasuries Be A Mistake?

US Treasuries are considered the safest investment in the world. The yield on US Treasuries over the past few months has created great concern over exactly where to deposit money that needs to be safe. US Treasuries have always been considered the safest possible place to keep the money. Since the Coronavirus scare drives the [...]

By |2021-08-31T23:37:45+00:00March 11th, 2020|Financial Planning|

Annuities Vs Bank CDs: How Do They Compare?

Bank Saving Products or Insurance Company Annuities, which would you choose for your safe and secure money? Federal Reserve Vs. 10 Year US Treasury As consumers, we think of interest as interest. In fact, there are two different and distinct factors that separate banks and annuities when calculating interest on savings vehicles. Bank CD interest [...]

By |2020-04-13T18:27:47+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Annuities, Annuities 101|

The Rollercoaster Market And Why My Clients Are Laughing

U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Wednesday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average sank more than 800 points and the Standard & Poor’s Stock Index 500 had its worst day since February as technology stocks went into a freefall. Investors spooked by rising bond yields dumped equities in all sectors, triggering a wide-ranging sell-off and a [...]

By |2020-04-15T21:49:13+00:00October 16th, 2018|Annuities, Retirement Planning|

The Chicken, The Egg and Goldilocks

Who came first, the chicken or the egg?     Over the past few years, we’ve seen the ”chicken and egg” cycle continue in the national economy. The Federal Reserve pumps more money into the system and buys vast quantities of U.S. bonds and mortgage-backed securities. This is one reason the stock market took off [...]

By |2020-04-15T23:44:21+00:00July 16th, 2013|Annuities, Retirement Planning|