What We're Reading

During the rapidly changing market conditions, we wanted to provide our clients with easy access to information that reflects our thought process as events continue to unfold. 

On this page you will find links to timely articles and other resources to keep yourself updated.  

 

What We're Reading:

May 20:

Forbes:  Negative Interest Rates Explained:  How Could They Affect You?

 

CNBC:  Bidding wars in a pandemic?  Housing is heating up fast

 

May 19:

Putnam:  Bracing for a slow U.S. recovery

 

May 18:

Yahoo Finance:  Stock Market News Live Updates: Moderna coronavirus vaccine fuels rally; Uber braces for new layoffs

 

CNBC:  Does filing for unemployement hurt your credit score?

 

 

 

Coronavirus Resources: 

John Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center

 

Woldometer Coronavirus Resource Center

 

CDC's Coronavirus Resource Center

 

Department of the Treasury Coronavirus Resource Center

 

 

Previous Week's Articles:  

May 14:  

Legg Mason:  Searching for a Market Bottom

 

May 13:

Putnum:  By the numbers:  The economy this week

 

May 11:

Here's why the market is better than the economy right now

 

May 7: 

CNBC:  Wall Stree strategists says stocks are at a 'perfect place' for battle between Fed and economy

 

Fidelity:  6 tips to navigate volatile markets

 

May 6:

Forbes:  You Can Now Check Your Credit Report For Free Weekly.  Here's Why You Should. 

 

May 4:

Eaton Vance:  Why we need another New Normal

April 29:

MFS:  Breaking a Glass is Easy; Putting it Back Together is Hard

 

April 28:

Forbes:  How to Cope with a Loss of Income

 

April 27:

Janus Henderson:  Keep an Eye on the Real Economy

 

Forbes:  The 30-Minute Financial Check You Need To Make Now

 

April 20th:

Barron's:  Oil Futures Go Negative in Historic Rout

 

April 16th:

MFS:  Economic Data Grim but Investors Looking Ahead

 

4 signs you can afford to pay off your credit card debt with your stimulus check

 

April 15th:

Janus Henderson:  COVID-19:  The Outlook for Dividends in 2020

 

6 Parts of Your Estate Plan You Should Review Now

 

April 14th: 

Key Investment Moves for Those in their 40s and 50s During the COVID-19 Crisis

 

IMF:  COVID-19 Crisis Poses Threat to Financial Stability 

 

April 13th:

Five Rules for Investing During the Coronavirus Outbreak

 

COVID -19:  The Outlook for Dividends in 2020

 

April 8th:

The Stock Market Has Had a Heck of a Bounce.  Why it's Time fo Another Drop. 

 

Skipping a mandatory distribution from your IRA?  Everything you need to know

 

April 7th: 

Here's what to do with your 401(k) during all the economic instability caused by coronavirus

 

April 6th:

Morningstar's Take on the First Quarter

 

April 3rd:

How to Evaluate an Early Retirement Offer

 

Mohamed El-Erian:  The stock market could still go back down to new coronavirus lows

 

April 2nd:

BlackRock's Global Outlook - Coronavirus shock

 

April 1st: 

It Looks Like Policymakers Are Actually Getting it This Time

 

How the CARES Act Impacts Retirement Plans

 

March 31st:

Door May Be Closing On Life Insurance Buyers Amid COVID

 

March 30th:  

Getting Cash For Your Small Business Through the CARES Act 

 

Four Things to Do When the Market Drops

 

Tap your health savings account first for medical costs during the coronavirus outbreak

 

March 27th:

Fiscal Policy Takes the Baton

 

How Dow, S&P 500 trade in year after their worst crashes since 1990

 

13 Zoom video chat tips, tricks and hidden features

 

March 26th: 

Ignore these horrific-sounding economic numbers

 

Five things to keep in mind while working from home during the coronavirus outbreak

 

March 25th:

Coronavirus relief bill would relax rules on retirement savings

 

A First Assessment of the Confressional Stimulus Package

 

March 24th:

It's Time to Start Thinking About the Postcrisis World

 

Riding Out the Drawdowns Can be a Wild Ride

 

March 23rd: 

House, Senate Coronavirus Relief Bills Offer Different Cash Payouts to Individuals

 

Your Money and Coronavirus:  A Financial Protection Guide

 

March 20th:

IRS extends tax deadline to July 15 from April 15

 

Trump Temporarily Suspends Payments on Federal Student Loans

 

How consumer trends have changed amid the coronavirus pandemic

 

March 19th:

Legg Mason:  Policy Responses Critical 

 

Here's What is In the 'Families First' Coronavirus Aid Packagte Trump Approved

 

COVID-19:  nitrogen dioxide over China

 

March 18th: 

White House pushes for $1.2 trillion coronavirus fiscal stimulus package

 

No, This Isn't 2008:  Perspective on the Coronavirus Economy

 

IRS to delay the tax payment deadline by 90 days

 

Why there will soon be tons of toilet paper, and what food may be scarce according to supply chain experts

 

March 17th:  

European Union leaders agree to close external borders due to coronavirus

 

Amazon Hoping to Hire 100,000 New Employees to Deal with Coronavirus Demand

 

Four things that get easier when the stock market falls

 

8 Tips To Make Working From Home Work For You

 

March 16th:

Fed Fires Bazooka at Coronavirus

 

Eaton Vance Special Report:  Coronavirus

 

What you need to know abou the government's break for student loan borrowers amid the coronavirus

 

March 13th:

Trump delcares a National Emergency Under the Stafford Act - Here's What That Actually Allows Him To Do

 

March 12th:  

Three things to do during a stock market crash

 

Here's why people are panic buying and stockpiling toilet paper to cope with coronavirus fears

 

Avoid coronavirus with these 9 practical tips to limit exposure without locking yourself indoors

 

March 11th:  

Market sell-off is a gross overreaction to a severe but manageable flu,' Morningstar says