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Inside the Economy: The State of the Economy and COVID-19

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we continue to monitor economic data as it continues to improve. Fiscal stimulus comes in many forms, like the direct payments or federal unemployment…

Fundamental Analysis and Technical Analysis

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Fundamental and Technical Analysis At Sharkey, Howes & Javer our investment department uses a wide range of tools when constructing and rebalancing client portfolios. With so much data and analytic...

Inside the Economy: The Pandemic Job Market and its Impact

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Today on “Inside the Economy”, we examine the impact that COVID-19 has had on the U.S. job market. As a society, we have witnessed numerous recessions over the last 75…

Reverse Mortgages – Utilizing a Reverse Mortgage in Retirement

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The reverse mortgage has carried a stigma with it from the Financial Crisis in 2008, but through the evolution of the product along with newer Federal Housing Authority (FHA) guidelines,...

Does a Roth IRA Conversion Make Sense for you in 2020?

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The Roth conversion has been a tool available to financial professionals for a long time to help clients minimize future tax liability. Conversions are helpful in specific instances, but many...

Inside the Economy: Catching Up with COVID-19

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, Americans have spent the last few months saving more and spending less. As spending begins to resuscitate, where are we seeing inflation in the…