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Don’t Sweat the Fed

Don’t Sweat the Fed

Photo Credit: Michael Daddino Don’t Sweat the Fed This should be short. There are a lot of good reasons not to worry about the FOMC raising Fed funds or not. If they raise Fed funds: First, savers deserve a return. […]

The Fed Needs to Stop Talking

The Fed Needs to Stop Talking

In May 2009, a field of 19 horses took to the track at the Kentucky Derby. Friesan Fire, who had come off three consecutive and impressive wins in the previous four months, was the runaway favorite. He placed 18th. Bettors […]

The Fed is Stealing Your Retirement

The Fed is Stealing Your Retirement

The Fed is costing you money. $470 billion to be exact. According to a research report released in March, the Fed’s actions have cost U.S. savers $470 billion during its zero-interest-rate policy. Retirement income has almost entirely dried up and […]