Weekly Economic Update – August 30, 2021

In this week’s recap: Federal Reserve says tapering likely in 2021, but no interest rate hikes for now. Weekly Economic Update Presented by Jon Robertson, August 30, 2021 THE WEEK ON WALL STREET The stock market powered to record levels last week amid talk of Fed...

Monthly Economic Update – November 2020

In this month’s recap: Inaction on a second American fiscal stimulus bill and a rise in global COVID-19 cases put pressure on stock prices in October. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Jon Robertson, November 2020 U.S. Markets Inaction on a second American fiscal...

Before You Claim Social Security

A few things you may want to think about before filing for benefits.Provided by Jon Robertson Whether you want to leave work at 62, 67, or 72, claiming the retirement benefits you are entitled to by federal law is no casual decision. You will want to consider a few...

FAQs About the 2020 Stimulus Checks

Answers to some frequently asked questions. Provided by Jon Robertson  The federal government is providing a little economic relief to many taxpayers. The Internal Revenue Service is sending millions of Economic Impact Payments – or as they are commonly called,...

Weekly Economic Update May 11, 2020

Presented by Jon Robertson May 11, 2020 In this week’s recap: unemployment reaches an historic high, while stocks climbed in response to economic re-openings. THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Despite an historic downturn in employment, stocks managed to climb higher last week...