Fiscal Deficit Blocks & Dollar Bills

The Deficit, the Dollar, and the Ugly Truth

Retirement has become more complicated in today’s world. Traditional retirement safe havens aren’t what they once were. Dollars and Treasurys, mainstays of any retiree’s portfolio, have been dealt a blow that can diminish their power over time. The U.S. budget deficit for fiscal 2020 was a massive $3.1 trillion. According to the Congressional Budget Office,…