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Happy Thanksgiving from Sharkey, Howes & Javer

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Each Thanksgiving we take a moment to reflect on how thankful we are for all the blessings in our lives, from our health and our families to life’s simple pleasures:...

Anticipating Black Friday and Cyber Monday Madness: How to Keep Your Spending Under Control

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For many Americans, the final days of November mean only one thing: the beginning of the year’s greatest shopping frenzy. Black Friday and Cyber Monday bring with them great deals...

Inside the Economy: Is Another Recession Likely?

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On this week’s episode of Inside the Economy, we look at the size of the capital markets in the United States and compare them with other economies around the world….

Assets, Income, and Financial Aid

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Starting October 1st of a student’s senior year of high school, parents are able to start filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) form that will evaluate...

Common Identity Theft Scares and How You Can Protect Yourself

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By now, you have probably heard about the enormous 143 million-person Equifax data breach, which exposed the personal and financial history of millions of Americans. According to Equifax, the breach...

Inside the Economy: October 23, 2017

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In this week’s Inside the Economy with SH&J, we take a deeper dive into the unemployment numbers coming from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics to find out what factors…