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The Depressing Reality of Renting

Womp womp. Not a happy post but a necessary one! Guy and I are beginning the process of moving out of our current apartment (which we love) to live on our own without any roommates (who we also love, but we’re ready to be alone together). 262 more words

CHARLES SCHWAB: 'Take a cautious approach to the bond market'

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

Moreover, all this new stimulus would likely spur inflation. Unemployment is already below 5% and wages are already rising. Broad-based tax cuts could raise consumer spending, as well, especially if the cuts affected the lower income brackets, where people tend to have the highest propensity to spend. 1,048 more words

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Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices? | Real Estate with Karen Pioch


There are some who are calling for a decrease in home prices should mortgage interest rates begin to rise rapidly. Intuitively, this makes sense as the cost of a home is determined by the price of the home, plus the cost of financing that home.
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Are Rising Interest Rates Bad for Stocks?

We have received many questions as to whether the increase in interest rates is bad for stocks. There is a lot of noise in the media as rising interest rates, the stock market is toasted. 663 more words

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New Zealand cuts budget surplus forecast on earthquake costs

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

“The more positive outlook for the economy is driven by high levels of construction activity, exports, particularly tourism, a growing population and low interest rates,” Finance Minister Bill English said. 371 more words

Money Matters

Are Rising Interest Rates Bad for Stocks?

We have received many questions as to whether the increase in interest rates is bad for stocks. There is a lot of noise in the media as rising interest rates, the stock market is toasted. 663 more words

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Ameren Illinois Customers to See Decrease in Service Rates

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) – Some may call it an early holiday gift from Ameren Illinois to its customers.

Santa will bring this gift in the form of lower rates starting in 2017. 129 more words

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