On October 14th, the most significant provisions of the 2014 amendment to the SEC’s rules governing money market accounts (MMAs) will take effect.
Believe it or not, the phrase “Keeping Up with the Joneses” has been around for more than a century. It originated in 1913 as a comic strip in the New York World and various other newspapers.
Evident in the latest smartphones, televisions, and computers, technology is advancing on what seems to be a daily basis. While it may take some of us longer to catch up, the next generation of children have grown up with these devices and technology at their fingertips.
Many people donate regularly throughout the year while others prefer to accelerate their charitable donations at year-end. Either way, giving can help the community and take advantage of tax benefits available at the state and federal levels.
Given the proximity of this commentary to the outcome of the Brexit vote and subsequent market response, we are providing a follow-up to our commentary that was sent out on June 24th.
Last night, against predominant expectations, the citizens of Britain voted to exit the European Union (EU). Today we are witnessing the impact of that decision on financial markets.