Why the Stock Market Cares About Interest Rates

Why the Stock Market Cares About Interest Rates

By Matt Schaller MBA, CFA, CFP®, advisor Over the last few weeks, the stock market seems fixated on what the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield is doing.  The recent market volatility is due to, in large part, the sudden rise in the 10-year yield.  Days that see an easing...
What the Biden Administration’s First Tax Relief Legislation May Mean to You

What the Biden Administration’s First Tax Relief Legislation May Mean to You

The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 brings a third round of economic stimulus checks, along with $1.9 trillion in COVID relief to the economy. President Joe Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 into law on Thursday, March 11. It’s a massive piece...