Make a guaranteed 7% on your money (restrictions apply). Stock market truths. Stagflation around the corner?
Inflation bonds are getting a big rate bump (New York Times)
A question I get a lot is “where can I get a better rate on my savings?” For the past several years, there hasn’t been a great option. This may now be an answer for some situations.
11 things every stock market investor should know (Darious Foroux)
Usually I disagree with at least a few of the items on these types of lists. With this one however, I align with 10 out of 11. Which one do I not like, you ask? The first statement about inflation being good for stocks. A little inflation (3% or so) is healthy. A lot of inflation (>6%) is not.
Stagflation LOL (The Big Picture)
Inflation is here. How long it will stick around is up for debate. However, we haven’t yet seen a stagnant economy (the Stag part). Of course, that hasn’t stopped some talking heads from bringing it up in the media. This piece does a nice job comparing the 1970’s stagflation era to today. And here are the corresponding charts.