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The Greek Clash: Should I Stay, or Should I Go?

The Greek Clash: Should I Stay, or Should I Go?

By: Tim Hayes Financial Advisor - posted in: Economy, Markets, and Interest Rates - Last updated Feb 5, 2019

Most days, the lead article on every financial news website is a six-year-old story about whether Greece is going to leave the Eurozone or require more loans from other European countries to stay there.

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What Politicians and Real Estate Developers Get Wrong About Government Debt and Deficits

What Politicians and Real Estate Developers Get Wrong About Government Debt and Deficits

By: Tim Hayes Financial Advisor - posted in: Economy, Markets, and Interest Rates - Last updated Feb 5, 2019

The deficit is the annual difference between what the U.S. government spends and what it takes in by taxing. The debt adds up all of those yearly deficits. If our country’s goal is less government debt, we have a few options:

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Investment Shouldn’t Be a Four Letter Word

Investment Shouldn’t Be a Four Letter Word

By: Tim Hayes Financial Advisor - posted in: Economy, Markets, and Interest Rates - Last updated Feb 5, 2019

This morning a guest on CNBC said spending by companies on plant, equipment, software, etc. was just around the corner. I’ve heard this for five years. However, as long as short-term stock prices determine executive pay, companies will continue to use company cash to push up their stock price instead of investing.

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