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Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Markets – June 23, 2014

AMJ Financial Wealth Management Weekly Market Commentary June 23, 2014   The Markets The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) press release wasn’t quite as catchy as España Cañí — the Spanish song played to rile crowds at events as varied as baseball games and bullfights — but it helped motivate investors as they pushed American stock markets… Read More

The Markets – June 17, 2014

Investors remain oddly complacent even in the face of unexpected events that have the potential to disrupt global markets.  Last week, news media reported civil war in Syria has boiled over into Iraq, and ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria), a Sunni extremist group, has seized control of hundreds of square miles. According to… Read More

Retired? Don’t stop saving yet!

When it comes to retirement savings, a lot of emphasis is put on saving money leading up to retirement. But what happens after you retire? It’s important to know that your money will last as long as you need it to, so don’t throw your financial plan out the window just yet. Here are 5… Read More

Choosing an Executor for Your Estate

When it comes to estate planning, choosing an executor is one of the most important roles to delegate. Basically, their job is to make sure that all requests and wishes made in your will are fulfilled, from arranging the funeral to managing personal assets. As you can guess, there’s usually quite a bit of paperwork… Read More

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The Markets – June 2, 2014

If you’re a fan of home renovation TV shows then you’re probably familiar with the types of bad news home inspections can uncover. Last week, the Commerce Department inspected its previous estimate for real gross domestic product (GDP) growth during the first quarter of 2014 and found some bad news. As it turns out, the… Read More

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