Economic Indicators

Someone says the economy is doing great. What does that mean? Who benefits? Who loses? There are all kinds of people touting what makes a strong economy. Usually referred are jobs and the stock market. Trade surplus is another one. Wage growth. Interest rates. Gross Domestic Product. Consumer Price Index. All valuable to some degree. … More Economic Indicators

Ten Years After

No, this is not about the British blues rock band, rather it is a snapshot of the Great Recession of a decade ago. For many of us, the recession was the scariest period of our lives.  If you came through it intact, good for you.  Many people I know lost jobs, or saw their careers … More Ten Years After