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  • !Why Households Need To Earn $300,000 A Year To Live A Middle Class Lifestyle Today
    In order to comfortably raise a family in an expensive coastal city like San Francisco or New York, you’ve got to make at least $300,000 a year. You can certainly raise a family earning less as many do, but it won’t be easy if your goal is to sav…
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  • Why Real Estate Will Always Be More Desirable Than Stocks
    For most of my post college life, I’ve had a drastically larger exposure to real estate over stocks. I needed a place to live so I figured it was better to pay down a mortgage than to pay someone rent. When it was time to buy another property, I si…
    - 4 days ago 15 Mar 18, 9:28am -
  • What Does Early Retirement Feel Like? The Positives And Negatives Of Not Working For A Living
    Financial independence and retirement are used interchangeably, but there are some subtle differences. Financial independence is usually applicable to people across their entire lifespan. Those who cashed out $5 million dollars worth of Facebook st…
    - 7 days ago 12 Mar 18, 9:25am -
  • Your Investment Mistake May Actually Be An Investment Win
    In my post discussing how managing your family’s money can be a full-time job, I reveal how I didn’t realize my wife’s SEP-IRA account was sitting on 25% cash for who knows how long. With so many accounts to manage, this mistake ended up costin…
    - 9 days ago 10 Mar 18, 10:28am -
  • A Day In The Life Of Two Stay At Home Parents Who Also Work
    The purpose of this article is to: Help folks realize that working from home and taking care of a child is not as easy as you might think. It’s actually much easier to drop your kid off at daycare. Discuss ways to be a better parent and more effici…
    - 12 days ago 7 Mar 18, 10:18am -

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  • !Barclays Adds To Fisher ETN Lineup
    Barclays on Friday rolled out two new ETNs sponsored by money management firm Fisher Investments, which specializes in high net worth clients.
    - 4 mins ago 19 Mar 18, 8:00pm -
  • !Biggest Active ETFs By Asset Class
    The ETF universe is a mostly passively managed space where broad, vanilla, low-cost index ETFs rule. But actively managed funds are growing in number, and today represent about 10% of all U.S.-listed ETFs.The bulk of the 217 active ETFs in the marke…
    - 2 hours ago 19 Mar 18, 6:15pm -
  • Franklin Templeton Plans New ETFs
    Franklin Templeton has filed for three actively managed ETFs that cover different slices of the fixed-income space. The three funds are slated to list on Cboe Global Markets, the parent company of They include:
    - 3 days ago 17 Mar 18, 3:15am -
  • ETF Week: Vanguard Makes Index Change
    Below is a roundup of launches in the ETF space during the week of March 12, 2018: Filings
    - 3 days ago 16 Mar 18, 3:45pm -
  • What Trump’s Tariffs Mean For ETFs
    This article is part of a regular series on thought leadership from some of the more influential ETF strategists in the money management industry. Today's article is by Wes Flanigan, a senior research analyst at ClearRock, a registered investment adv…
    - 3 days ago 16 Mar 18, 3:15pm -

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Marc to Market

  • !The Fed and More
    (Greetings from Beijing, where for obvious reasons, it will be difficult for me to post over the next few days.  Often when there is a will there is a way.  Thanks for your patience.) The most significant event in the coming week is the first F…
    - 21 hours ago 18 Mar 18, 10:57pm -
  • !Emerging Markets: Preview of the Week Ahead
    (From my colleague Dr. Win Thin)EM ended Friday under renewed selling pressures, and capped off a mostly softer week.  COP, THB, and TWD were the best performers last week, while TRY, RUB, and ZAR were the worst.  Despite a widely expected 25 bp hi…
    - 21 hours ago 18 Mar 18, 10:48pm -
  • Emerging Markets: What Changed
    (from my colleague Dr. Win Thin)Hong Kong may impose a tax on unsold apartments as an effort to increase supply and cool off the housing market.Bank of Israel’s MPC had a split vote last month for the first time in three years.South Africa Preside…
    - 2 days ago 17 Mar 18, 5:30pm -
  • Will the Fed Rate Hike be Dollar Bullish?
    (The second week of this business trip takes me to China and its Special  Administrative Region, Hong Kong)Investors remain convinced that the Federal Reserve will lift its interest rate target when its meeting concludes on March 21 with new forecas…
    - 2 days ago 17 Mar 18, 11:18am -
  • Gains from Trade
    There are joint and distributional gains from trade.  That a rising tide lifts all boats (joint gains) is nice in theory but how those gains are distributed is critical in the competition among nations.  Within a country, trade exposes some sector…
    - 6 days ago 13 Mar 18, 9:37pm -