President Donald Trump says he wants to change the way the United States handles trade abroad. It's rhetoric Americans have been listening to for months. He’s looking to shake things up with the NAFTA and TPP. Only days into his presidency, and Trump already made good on his promise to withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership....Read More →
In Marchs's episode of In the Booth with Brandon Fargo, Brandon talks about...
New year, new you, and new opportunities for investing. We’re only one month into 2017, but that means it’s almost time for Valentine’s day, the holiday when couples tend to indulge in a gift or two for their significant other. However, it may also be a time to strengthen your bond on another level: helping...Read More →
Restrictions that have been intended to protect consumers have been so burdensome for banks and Wall Street, that it has ultimately hurt consumers- the very group that the legislation intended to help! Banks are incurring hundreds of billions of dollars with regulatory costs every year. Without those costs banks could offer better choices and better...Read More →
In February's episode of In the Booth with Brandon Fargo, Brandon talks about the recent jobs report, unemployment report, and the ramifications of President Trump's executive orders about Dodd Frank regulations.
Everyone wants to start the new year off on the right foot, and there’s no better way to do that than to prepare your finances with a 2017 financial planning calendar. By setting up 12 simple tasks throughout the year, you can check them off each month and know that you’re helping secure your financial...Read More →
In January's episode of In the Booth with Brandon Fargo, Brandon talks about the DOW 20k, interest rate hikes and how to make the markets great again.
The Tulip Bubble Some of the most memorable bubbles that we have all learned about in college like the very first one in the Netherlands was the Dutch Tulip bulb craze. Tulipmania occurred shortly after the tulip plant was introduced to Europe from Turkey. The tulip plant’s rarity and exotic beauty helped it to find...Read More →
As President-elect Donald Trump begins to assemble his cabinet and gets up to speed on the state of the union, many investors are beginning to wonder how Trump and the Federal Reserve will fare working together. More importantly, they’re wondering what effect his presidency will have on the markets. The jury is still out on...Read More →
Every four years, the American people are tasked with a very important job: choosing who will be the next President of the United States. This year, that decision is shaping up to be one unlike any other, and the markets are already responding to it. The big question is how is this particular election --...Read More →