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Investment education, market insights, and other thoughts from our financial services team to help you Plan, Invest, and Succeed.

Guide To Making Large Purchases

A Guide to Making Big Purchases

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Every now and again, we find ourselves in a position where we need to make a larger purchase outside of our predictable bills. This can be anything from a new…

Inside the Economy: Inflation Outlook and Spending

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we will address inflation and consumer spending. Core inflation year over year jumped in April. The Federal Reserve’s target is still 2%, where will…
Bonds

Bond Market Update

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When you hear the term volatility, your mind might think of a child’s temper tantrum, Colorado’s weather or even the stock market. Most of us don’t relate volatility to the…

Inside the Economy: Consumer Spending and Inflation

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we discuss the increase in consumer spending and the uptick in inflation. Inflation has seen a small increase, mainly driven from the current energy…
Credit Cards

How To Optimize Your Credit Card Use

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Credit cards are great tools for consumers to track spending and earn rewards, but if you are not careful they can also create expensive debt. There is a fine line…

Inside the Economy: Increased Inflation and the Housing Market

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we discuss the recent change in inflation and the current housing market. There has been a boost in headline inflation, driven by rising fuel…