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Bonds catch a bid

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It started in the bond market, it has to end there. Until there is a bid for Treasurys – at least short and intermediate term Treasurys, the stock market cannot stabilize. I saw the big Treasury bond ETFs stop going down…

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Determining Your MAGI

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Photo credit: jb There are income limits for contributing to an IRA (traditional and Roth). These limits, along with your filing status and your Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) are important factors in setting the limits for Traditional IRAs, as there…

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Someone is Blowing Up

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Welcome to the latest episode of The Compound & Friends. This week, Michael Batnick, Matthew Phillips and Downtown Josh Brown discuss the latest interest rate decision by the FOMC, the stock market’s reaction, whether or not Fidelity should include a Bitcoin…

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Attitude Adjustment

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Today the Federal Reserve will likely announce a 50 basis point rate hike, its first such move since the spring of the year 2000! The market is now expecting the equivalent of ten (TEN!) 25 basis point hikes in total this…

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Once Upon a Time in Boston

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Welcome to the latest episode of The Compound & Friends, a new podcast from your favorite financial and investing commentators. This week, Michael Batnick, Jurrien Timmer, and Downtown Josh Brown discuss: ►The bond market meltdown ►Tech earnings ►GDP ►Fidelity Bitcoin ►Consumer…

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Spousal IRA Strategies

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By Dr. James M. Dahle, WCI Founder One great financial benefit of being married is that the IRS allows a non-working spouse to contribute to an Individual Retirement Arrangement (IRA) using the working spouse's income. This is called a spousal IRA.…

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Incoherence

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There’s a wing of the Bitcoin faction who are bullish on crypto but bearish on the US and / or global economy. Or, is it a wing of the economically bearish faction that is bullish on Bitcoin? In either case, it’s…

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Apple is Make or Break

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5:30pm ET LIVE premiere today – Subscribe for the alert! Join Downtown Josh Brown and Michael Batnick for another round of What Are Your Thoughts? On this week’s episode, Josh and Michael discuss the biggest topics in investing and finance, including:…

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This Week on TRB

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I didn’t get to write much this week and there was no What Are Your Thoughts because I spent most of the time in Anguilla, one of the most beautiful places on earth! i0t was a true vacation for me –…

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Katy bar the door

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Scotland, 1437. King James I had been sitting on the throne for just 12 years but virtually every moment of his reign was chaotic. Usurpers from within several branches of the nobility had been out to get him from the moment…

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Netflix and Churn

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Welcome to the latest episode of The Compound & Friends, a new podcast from your favorite financial and investing commentators. This week, Ben Carlson, Will Hershey, and Downtown Josh Brown discuss: ►Netflix Blows up ►State of Thematic Investing ►Fidelity Metaverse ETF…

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Netflix and Churn

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Welcome to the latest episode of The Compound & Friends, a new podcast from your favorite financial and investing commentators. This week, Ben Carlson, Will Hershey, and Downtown Josh Brown discuss: ►Netflix Blows up ►State of Thematic Investing ►Fidelity Metaverse ETF…

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