Entries by Amanda Hale

ON THE STREET MONTHLY – SEEING DOUBLE

The Federal Reserve has been aggressively raising interest rates to curb inflation, which continues to grow. In July, the Fed raised interest rates by another 75 basis points after doing the same thing in June. This demonstrates their commitment to reigning inflation in and ensuring it does not get out of control. The rising interest […]

ON THE STREET MONTHLY – MARKET MADNESS

It’s been a tough first half of the year for investors. The stock market has endured its worst performance since the early 1970s due to a perfect storm of factors, including historically high inflation, global macroeconomic challenges, and organic corrections following the trillions in pandemic stimulus money printed. The silver lining is that this market […]