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Investments 101: Emerging Markets: Debt Still Rising

Emerging markets had a banner year in 2017.  The last six months has treated them less kindly. Can superior economic growth overcome rising debt in emerging markets? Emerging markets[1] have stumbled thus far in 2018 after enjoying solid appreciation in 2017. Stated economic growth in places like China and India remains well above that of  Read more ➝

At a crossroads: which is better: to retire with zero debt or a million bucks?

Which Is Better For Retirement: Zero Debt or a Million Bucks?

How You Frame the Question Makes a Difference Recently, one of our clients asked me an interesting question.“Would it be better for me to retire with no debt or to have a million dollars in my bank account?” Our client offered some interesting reasoning as to why the question was framed that way. As I  Read more ➝