The SHJ Blog

Investment education, market insights, and other thoughts from our financial services team to help you Plan, Invest, and Succeed.

Inside the Economy: This is not the Recession

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we focus on the latest reports and economic data. First quarter GDP numbers surprised to the down side and reported as -1.4% year over…

SHJ Insights: Staying the Course During Times of Market Volatility

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SHJ Wealth Advisors, Brad Conover, CFP®, discusses the current market environment and takes us back through history, looking at how the markets have responded after major geopolitical events. He reminds…

Inside the Economy: Employment/Inflation

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we discuss Employment and Inflation. We are currently seeing elevated costs of employment, along with low jobless claims, but what does that mean for…

Inside the Economy: Consumer Savings & Corporate Profits

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we focus on the consumer and corporate profits. The labor force participation rate is climbing and has almost returned to pre-pandemic lows. Mortgage rates…

Market Recap: 1st Quarter 2022

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SHJ Wealth Advisors, Claire Schulte, CFP®, gives an update on the market for the 1st Quarter. Claire covers many topics including Q1 major asset class performance, inflation and interest rates,…

Inside the Economy: Cost of Money & Energy

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This week on “Inside the Economy”, we discuss the Federal Reserve and energy prices. As the Federal Reserve raises interest rates, how will that effect inflation and where do we…