Economists and Chief Market Strategists

95% of advisors today read, cite or are influenced by the predictions of one or many economists. Economists are good at making observations and pulling information out of statistics. It’s answering the question of “What does it all mean for the future?” where they get themselves and their clients into trouble.  Often these are Read the full article…

A LOOK BACK FOR SOME PERSPECTIVE….2009: EARLY RETIREMENT CLAIMS INCREASE DRAMATICALLY

From time to time I find it helpful to refresh my memory of significant events of the intermediate past that may have seemed innocuous at the time due their ‘nearness’, but upon further review with the benefit of hindsight, give them a bit better perspective. Â Today’s subject is an announcement by the Social Security Read the full article…