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QE

Don’t Fear the Bond Reaper

Over the past few years, some well-known economists have been alarming investors with their predictions that the Federal Reserve’s quantitative easing (QE) program fuels inflation. If inflation does heats up, interest rates will rise, and investors who own both stocks and bonds will see the value of their bonds fall.

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Congress and the New Tax Bill

Apparently, the Congress does not know who benefited from QE nor do they understand how the Federal Reserve reduces their balance sheet. Because if they did, there is no way they would support this tax bill.

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Are Interest Rates Heading Up?

When there is talk of rates going up, people and companies that are considering borrowing money tend to speed up their decision-making processes to lock in the lower rates. Investors who own a lot of bonds in their portfolios also get anxious because, when rates go up, the value of their bonds starts to go down.

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If you’re concerned about your financial future, let’s talk

If you’re concerned about your financial future, let’s talk