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How to Protect Yourself from Systematic Debt | USMR Market Insights

The U.S. debt clock has increased with the rapid growth of student, credit card, and corporate debt. With credit card debt well over 1 trillion dollars, Americans are struggling to counteract this financial turmoil.  How to Protect Yourself from Systematic Debt- Video Transcription Coy Wells:                           00:00 If you’re watching the mainstream media today, one…

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Trade Troubles & China | USMR Market Insights

U.S. trade talks with China have been escalating dramatically and many are worried about the possible economic meltdown that could take place as a result of the trade disagreements.  Trade Troubles & China- Video Transcription coy wells:                            00:01 The US economy could fall into a recession if the country’s trade war keeps escalating. As…

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The Devaluation of the U.S. Dollar & You | USMR Market Insights

There have been a lot of debates surrounding the devaluation of the dollar and its impact at home and abroad. While currency depreciation can help countries improve their trade balances, it can also lead to negative consequences affecting your own pocket book.  The Devaluation of the U.S. Dollar & You- Video Transcription Patrick Brunson:              …

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Standpoints on the Gold Standard | USMR Market Insights

The removal of the gold standard, otherwise known as the “Nixon Shock” has been widely regarded as a political success, but also left Americans with an economic disaster on hand, in which the negative effects still linger to this day.  Standpoints on the Gold Standard- Video Transcription Patrick Brunson:               00:00 The removal of the…

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Will Trump Print More Money? | USMR Market Insights

On April 4th of 2019, Donald Trump challenged the federal reserve’s actions of quantitative tightening and asked for quantitative easing, or the printing of more money and lowering of interest rates. Will Trump Print More Money?- Video Transcription As we conclude our segment on 401ks and IRA’s and the benefits of transferring out of those…

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America’s Debt Addiction | USMR Market Insights

Ten years after our worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, many still haven’t recovered—and neither has our national debt. Our debt nightmare has skyrocketed to an all-time record high of $22 trillion, and many are worried this could be the tipping point for yet another financial calamity.  America’s Debt Addiction- Video Transcription National…

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Enduring Quantitative Easing | USMR Market Insights

For financial markets, 2018 was one of the most volatile years on record and the worst-performing year in recent memory. As consumers, the effect of this leaves potential for decline and threatens the integrity of our IRA’s and 401(k) plans. Now, with the potential for quantitative easing to take effect in 2019, many are looking…

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 Today, we’re here with Mr. Patrick Brunson and we’re going to continue our segment…

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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…