Quiet Week May Be the Canary in the Coal Mine

April 17th, 2017|

Quiet Week May Be the Canary in the Coalmine
by Timothy S. O’Neil, SVP, Trust Investment Officer CFP®, CTFA
This will be a fairly quiet week for economic news.  Many of the announcements, like Housing Starts, will focus on the housing market, and the news is expected to be somewhat mixed.

Could softening Housing […]

Fed Rate Hike…How will it Impact You?

March 16th, 2017|

How will the Fed Rate Hike Impact Me?
Yesterday (3/14/17) the Federal Reserve Bank announced it had increased its target range for Federal Funds, or Fed Rate, by 0.25% to a target range of 0.75 percent to 1 percent.
The Fed Rate applies to funds loaned by banks to each other but it is supposed to be […]