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Good and bad debt

Canadians today are carrying more debt than previous generations. Some debt is good debt. Other debt is bad. Then there is ugly debt.

Good debt… 649 more words


Mortgage Rates and the Second Part of the Fed's Announcement

The Federal Reserve’s announcement last week that it was increasing the Federal Funds rate included a second statement regarding the Fed’s bond holdings.  The Fed began buying Treasury and mortgage bonds after the Great Recession to lower long-term loan rates.   282 more words

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Loose Interest Rates Remain Loose, Mostly

As the Federal Reserve incrementally raises interest rates, you’ll see many stories about monetary policy getting tight and the potential threat that poses for the economy in general and the bull market in stocks in particular. 330 more words

The Potential Implications of Trump's USD1 trillion Infrastructure Fund on Malaysia - Capital Flows Perspective

Remember Trump’s proposed USD1 trillion infrastructure fund? You can read the brief details of the plan here. Now as many people are saying, there are not much details on how this package is going to get funded. 952 more words

Business Report: It’s a real tug of war for the Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz

It’s proving to be a real tug of war for Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz.

On one hand, the economy has picked up much quicker than the bank anticipated, with retail sales results this morning just confirming continuing economic strength and the new wave of consumer confidence in Canada. 98 more words


Economic Update - Bank of England 'Rift' Grows, Steven Mnuchin Talks Up New 50 & 100 Year Bonds, more...

Last week the Bank of England only narrowly preserved interest rates at 0.25%, with three members of the seven strong committee voting for a rise. Chairman Mark Carney has since stated that ‘ 1,368 more words


Checklist For Market Tops

By Bob Hoye – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

Signs Of The Times

“Celine Dion Drops the Price on Her Jupiter Island Estate by $27 million”

– L.A. 971 more words

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