Tag Archive: business cycle

Make a Plan

As the year comes to a close, there is no better time to begin thinking about and planning for next year. Significant changes in the global economy and market dynamics necessitate that investors take an objective look at their portfolios to determine how to try to stay a step ahead. Given the current economic and geopolitical backdrop, there as perhaps never been a more important time to have a significant allocation in hard, physical assets like gold. If you are thinking about making some changes... Continue Reading

The Time to Prepare for the Next Recession is Now

The current economic expansion in the U.S. is the third longest recorded. And while the idea of a never-ending expansion is certainly appealing, it is also straight out of fantasyland. The economy will see another recession, and the next one could be closer than many have been anticipating. And it could be brutal… Whether its next year, two years from now or even early in the next decade, the next recession could have a significant impact on the economy. Only this time, the Fed may... Continue Reading