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February Jobs Report – Job Growth Strengthens



The February jobs report came out on Friday, March 4, 2016. The report showed that 242,000 jobs were added in February, beating expectations of 190,000. The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 4.9%. The low spot in the report came in average hourly earnings and average hours worked. Here are my…

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Seeking to Build a Dream Portfolio: That’s Why Target Date Funds Exist!



Everyone has an idea about what their “dream home” looks like. How big it is; where the pool is; how many rooms, etc. However, the reality is that almost no one has any idea about how to build a house or for that matter the skill to do it. Let’s face it, it’s complex and most people don’t…

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