Since 1971, Freddie Mac has been tracking the 30-year fixed mortgage rate; 3.03% is the lowest ever! There has never been a better time to refinance and invest the savings for your future.read more Mortgage Rates Fall to Record Lows▼
Want to become a better investor? The Federal Reserve does a yeoman’s work to provide the American saver and investor where all the money goes. Anne Scheiber, one of my investing heroes who amassed $22 million over her lifetime by investing minimal sums, according to Wikipedia. In fact, she never earned a salary of moreread more Follow the Money!
This year has been highly irregular because of coronavirus. The world has been hit with a pandemic that has shocked our way of life and astounded all. Job losses, business closures, empty office buildings, disrupted travel plans, modified dining habits, hotels, and lodging vacancies, have ripped the seams of our accustomed social fabric. It’s unsettling.read more 2020 Covid-19 → Leaders & Laggards
There have been 9,262 positive cases of coronavirus in Palm Beach County. 50% of all infected persons were between the ages of 15 to 54. 451 people have died from the disease locally, of those inflicted 94% were ages 55 and over. 85% of those that died were over 65. The largest group of deathsread more Palm Beach County ►Covid19 Update
Wow! Consumers #trump Covid19 last month by increasing retail spending by a whopping $62.3 billion, month-over-month. Retail sales (ex. food services) after plummeting 17.5% from record levels has quickly rebounded to within 3.7% of that threshold. The increase was a watershed for merchants and a proxy of consumers’ pent-up demand: Sporting goods, hobby, music storesread more The Great Retail Revival