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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 Coy Wells:               00:00 As we conclude our segment on 401ks and IRA’s and the benefits of transferring…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…