Talking Trades in the Second Half of the Year
Last week we saw the MLB trade deadline come and go, leaving some teams in a primed position to make the post season, and others resigning their hopes for this year and setting their sights towards the 2024 season. Like the strong start our local baseball club, the Orioles, had this year, the second quarter […]Read More »
What Happened to Silicon Valley Bank?
Dramatic headlines caused concern for many when Silicon Valley Bank (SIVB) failed last week. Now we have more clarity on what happened, how it happened, and the remedy. We explain it all below. What Happened? On Thursday March 9th, the stock of Silicon Valley Bank (SIVB) fell more than 60% following several announcements from Bank […]Read More »
3 Ways to Make Your Cash Work Harder
Interest rates have been in the news a lot recently, with the Federal Reserve’s short-term rate hikes negatively impacting financial markets, and prospective home buyers feeling the squeeze of higher mortgage rates. However, this new, higher interest rate environment comes with a silver lining, especially for savers. There are now higher yields available for relatively […]Read More »