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Videos to help understand Interest Rate Risk

The FDIC has a series of videos on interest rate risk. The new videos provide financial institution directors, management and staff with resources for better understanding interest rate risk and how it can be prudently managed. 40 more words


Let’s really talk about risks (part of our series on what we mean by financial planning)

We wrote about “debt free” and “emergency funds,” saying that only focusing on debts is like claiming that your favorite team won on defense alone, not needing any offense.  482 more words


Explaining Financial Gravity

This is a follow-up post to The Gravity of the Situation. Please read that for the simple version.

Since the Federal Reserve decided to begin playing the most dangerous game of limbo in recorded history with interest rates at the beginning of the current market cycle, investors have begun obsessing over yield like Gollum with his ring. 1,125 more words

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