George Chin |

With mortgage rates hitting multi-year highs, the real estate market continues to struggle. It is not because there are no buyers; there are. However, more and

Read More
George Chin |

I have no doubt you have read about the tragedy in Maui and those that have been significantly impacted by fires on the island. Several of you have reached out

Read More
Susan Jung |

In this week’s update, I answer a few questions asked by readers of our Common Sense newsletter. I hope it provides a better understanding of how we view the

Read More
Susan Jung |

Ratings agency Fitch downgraded the United States debt from AAA to AA+. This certainly delivered a headline for news outlets, but what is the real significance

Read More
Susan Jung |

Better safe than sorry? Apparently, that’s the position of the Federal Reserve as they seek to rein in inflation. While the economy has been slowing and

Read More
Susan Jung |

It’s been quite the six months in 2023 as markets, both equity and fixed income, rallied after a dismal 2022. 
 
In this week’s update, we outline what has

Read More
Susan Jung |

With the U.S. deficit spiraling to over $30 trillion, many people wonder if the U.S. dollar will continue to be the currency of the world. It seems as if it

Read More
Susan Jung |

As expected, inflation continues to trend down after an unprecedented rate hike cycle by the Federal Reserve. Given that energy prices are softening, consumers

Read More
Susan Jung |

We believe the debt crisis is temporary behind us, but there continues to be a number of issues on many investors’ minds. In this month’s audio update, I share

Read More
Susan Jung |

I am often asked what drives market volatility. The temptation is to look to the nearest headline about the economy, war, etc., but the real core reason is much

Read More