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While The Stocks Are Climbing, Gold’s Value Has Been Dropping

While Wall Street continues to set new records, investors are starting to pay a lot more attention to jumping back in to the stock market.



Wall Street Rally Derailed By Slumping Consumer Confidence

In our consumer-based economy, when shoppers feel like spending, business gets a boost.



Pre-Paid College Plan Deadline Approaches

Pay now or pay later? We’re a week and counting until this year’s deadline to enroll in the states’ prepaid college plan.


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Tips To Beat The Holiday Bill Paying Blues

Retailers have said this past holiday shopping season was better than the previous year thanks to an improvement in the economy. But that means those after-holiday bills may be a lot worse than years’ past too.


Al’s Third Quarter Financial Forecast: More Slow Growth towards the Fall

Despite a global economic slowdown and some recent ups and downs, Wall Street’s seen steady gains thru the first half of the year. As we enter the 3rd quarter, starting July 1st, there are still […]


Wall Street Gains: Spring Cleaning for Our Finances?

With Wall Street having one of its’ best weeks in years, and the Dow flirting with new record yearly highs almost every day, you might think local consumers are feeling a little bit better about […]


New Year Trading’s Off to Good Start: Will it last?

Investors got a New Years’ boost out of the latest U-S Economic indicators showing solid gains for Construction Spending and Manufacturing. And that’s all it took to trigger a solid rally on the opening day […]