For decades, economists have studied and debated how much, if any, impact the President actually has on the US economy. The 2018 GDP figures are set to be released later this week. With the economy on strong footing, it is likely Donald Trump will offer his own answer to this question. Taking credit for the country’s economic health. Public mindset often conflates the role of […]
Finding holes for new markets is a valuable space with high returns. The marijuana industry is looking prime for booming, so let’s use our financial fluency tools to look deeper at its market impact. How did Marijuana get here? The usage of weed in America dates back to the Native Americans, however, it only became controversial in 1860, when several states began signing the first […]
What is happening with cryptocurrency? After a historic rise in the past year, cryptocurrency markets took a dive this past week. Why? More and more countries have put forth regulations. Cryptocurrency’s recent founding and name recognition have made it a target for regulators. This is largely due to its potential as an unregulated and universal medium of exchange. A large part of achieving financial fluency […]
Wondering what’s going on with the GOP’s latest tax bill? Here’s how it impacts you, small businesses, and the markets in order to figure out the best way to allocate your portfolio.