Another week is coming to an end and here is the latest. Have a great week-end.
Typically when applying for life insurance blood and urine samples are required. However given the current isolation level those requirements are not possible so many companies are waiving those requirements for insurance applications received in this period of time. This is a great opportunity. It's subject to age and amount limits but if you are afraid of needles, now may be t
Happy long week-end...just what we all need, even more time at home!
So what really happened during this recent volatility?
Here are a couple of explanations as to why the typical bond fund safety theory was blown out of the water.
The Bank for International Settlements has put out a fascinating report on events last month. These are the key takeaways: And from Noah Blackstein at Dynamic: March was historic for many reasons but the investor stampede out of fixed income was
The discussion continues as to the balance between economic collapse and the value of saving lives. A very sensitive and dangerous topic no doubt but it is interesting to note that economists due take into consideration the value of a life vs. an economic cost. One study has taken it farther and indicated that in the 2008 - 2009 market crash and resulting recession life expectancy of a 42 year old was reduced by 3 months! I'm sure I am not alone in my stress levels being elev