Nothing is More Important than This…

Dear Reader, Over the next few days, let’s all make it a point to experience real wealth. Hide the smartphone from yourself, unplug the computer, and appreciate the people in our lives. In the end, it’s relationships that matter. No one on their death bed has ever asked to see their portfolio statement, checking account,…

Dow Drops 367 Points, But More Pain To Come

So much for the stability argument. On Friday, December 18, the Dow Jones Industrial Average slid more than -2%, or 367 points, against the prior session. The culprits were many, with global speculation towards macroeconomic fundamentals in light of the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to raise key interest rates perhaps being the most popular. Leading…

Hung Jury On The Hang Seng Index

With the much expected interest rate hike that the U.S. Federal Reserve made good on in the middle of last week, most of the media's attention — aside from the usual impact to the domestic equity indices — was centered on the crude oil markets. It's easy to see why. The international benchmark Brent Crude…

You’re Going to Make a Lot of Money

Dear FutureMoneyTrends.com Member, “For every 10% drop in the overall equity markets, the United States government loses about 5% of their tax revenues. Despite the ongoing ‘recovery,’ government debt has gone parabolic. The one entity that cannot handle a drawn-out bear market is the government itself.” – Nicholas Green, CEO, FMT Advisory Our backs are…