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December 21, 2017

Weekly Market Update for December 18th, 2017

General market news Early Monday morning, the yield on the 10-year Treasury opened at 2.36 percent and the 30-year opened at 2.69 percent, both below where they stood on Wednesday before the Federal Reserve (Fed) raised its benchmark fed funds rate by 25 basis points. The 2-year opened […]
November 28, 2017

Which College Savings Plan is Right for You?

The cost of college is steadily rising, and student loan debt has reached crisis status. What does this mean for you? It is more important than ever to commit to saving for the education expenses of the future scholars in your life. But making that commitment to save […]
November 28, 2017

Weekly Market Update for November 27th, 2017

General market news Since reaching a high of 2.41 percent on November 19, the yield on the 10-year Treasury has hovered around 2.34 percent. The 30-year has moved back below 2.80 percent—a level it has reached only a few times in the past year. Meanwhile, the 2-year is […]
November 21, 2017

Weekly Market Update for November 20th, 2017

General market news The yield on the 10-year Treasury opened at 2.34 percent on Monday. This was in line with where it had spent last week, after coming down from 2.41 percent the previous week. The Federal Reserve (Fed) appears likely to raise the federal funds rate in […]
November 7, 2017

CFN National Conference Press Release 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For additional information, contact:          Rich Tegge                              906-228-3696 President/Owner                   rtegge@wsginvest.com Wealth Strategy Group         wsginvest.com Richard Tegge Attends National Educational Conference for Financial […]
November 7, 2017

Market Thoughts for November 2017

November 7, 2017

Market Update for the Month Ending October 31, 2017

Treats, not tricks, for markets October was another good month for the economy and markets. Better-than-expected economic data in the U.S., combined with positive corporate earnings news, lifted the major market indices. The S&P 500 Index returned a solid 2.33 percent. The Nasdaq Composite had an even more […]
November 7, 2017

Weekly Market Update for November 6th, 2017

General market news The 10-year Treasury opened at 2.32 percent early Monday after reaching as high as 2.47 percent a little more than a week ago. The 30-year was also back to 2.80 percent after almost reaching 3 percent. The 2-year opened at 1.61 percent on Monday, moving […]
October 5, 2017

Market Thoughts for October 2017

September 27, 2017

Unscripted with Rich: What, No Plan?

September 26, 2017

Weekly Market Update for September 25th, 2017

General market news Following the Federal Reserve’s (Fed’s) announcement on Wednesday to leave interest rates unchanged (for now), the 10-year Treasury spiked to 2.28 percent, its highest point since August 16. It opened Monday at 2.24 percent. The 30-year briefly touched 2.83 percent last Wednesday before opening Monday […]
September 22, 2017

Weekly Market Update for September 18th, 2017

General market news The yield on the 10-year Treasury was back up to 2.20 percent early Monday morning, after being as low as 2.01 percent fewer than six trading days ago. The move from one support level to the next in such a short period leads us to […]