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The Golden Key to Your IRA | USMR Market Insights

Rising financial uncertainty, along with a slew of geopolitical and economic threats, is fueling fears that a market correction may be closer than we realize. Looking at past corrections when stocks go down, gold has proven to go up—making it an ideal portfolio diversifier. With the tax deadline right around the corner, discover the benefits…

coy wells and patrick brunson presenting next to the European union and UK flag about the topic of Brexit

Brexit: Options & Outcomes | USMR Market Insights

With Brexit’s deadline creeping closer, everyone’s wondering whether the U.K. will leave the E.U. with a withdrawal agreement, or be forced to leave without a real plan as to the conditions of their departure.  Brexit: Options & Outcomes- Video Transcription Coy Wells:               00:00 Today, we’re here with Mr. Patrick Brunson and we’re going to…

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Awaiting Brexit’s Aftermath | USMR Market Insights

Everyone’s been awaiting the uncertain outcome of Brexit and the proposed withdrawal agreement that may or may not come with the UK’s departure from the EU. Many American’s are concerned as to how this occurrence is going to affect their own country’s economy and financial well-being.  Awaiting Brexit’s Aftermath- Video Transcription Patrick Brunson:               00:00…

Coy Wells providing market insights during the countdown to Brexit with a background of Brexit-themed watch

Brexit: Deal or No Deal? USMR Market Insights

Last week, U.K. lawmakers rejected British Prime Minster Theresa May’s Brexit deal for a third time, intensifying market worries less than two weeks before the U.K.’s departure from the European Union. Find out why a failure to reach a withdrawal agreement before the April 12 deadline poses a serious risk to global growth—and what it…

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Dissecting the U.S. Deficit USMR Market Insights

The Congressional Budget Office reportedly projected the 2019 deficit to reach $897 billion, up 15% from 2018. Last year’s deficit of $779 billion was the country’s highest since 2012. Patrick Brunson explains what this means and why you should care in today’s edition of USMR Market Insights.  Dissecting the U.S. Deficit- Video Transcription Patrick…

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Do You Know These 3 Tax Benefits of Gold IRAs?

Whether you already have a Gold IRA or are seeking last-minute, tax-friendly moves to make with your money, there might be some benefits to Gold IRAs that you don’t know. Keep in mind that in a given year, contributions to Traditional and Roth IRAs must be made by that year’s April tax deadline. For 2019,…

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Why Bad Things Happen on Mondays: A Short History of Market Crashes

Americans have a long tradition of dreading Mondays. Many of us are jolted back to reality at the start of each week by an alarm clock that signals the end of leisure, relaxation, and time with family and friends. It also marks the beginning of five days of work packed with new projects, deadlines, and expectations.   On Mondays, responsibility and accountability return, and we feel miles from Friday—the coveted moment at the end of each week when we…