It’s a beautiful day here in New Jersey, and it’s especially beautiful if you’re a New York Jets fan! One of the greatest quarterbacks of all-time, Aaron Rodgers, gets introduced as a member of the Jets today. That is truly beautiful!
Here’s what I’ve been reading this morning:
‘Is Anyone Bullish? (Part 2)’ – Ryan Detrick – Carson Group
- Stocks have had a pretty nice start to the year here in 2023 and the economy has actually been better than expected. But STILL an overwhelming amount of people seem to be bearish about stocks. Ryan looks at the negative indicators, and how they could actually be bullish moving forward.
‘The Problem With Being House Rich’ – Ben Carlson – A Wealth of Common Sense
- Plenty of homeowners have seen their houses appreciate significantly in value over the last handful of years. While this is a great thing on paper, it’s still an illiquid asset. Ben offers some ways to tap into that equity in this post.
’10 Smart Ways to Teach Kids About Money Through the Years’ – Sharon Epperson – CNBC
- Less than 10 states currently require students to take a semester of personal finance before graduation, so a lot of financial education falls on the parents. This post outlines ways to implement financial education into your child’s life.
‘How to Build a CD Ladder to Capture Higher Interest Rates’ – Kate Dore – CNBC
- The interest rate environment is constantly changing. For a long time, CDs earned essentially nothing, but now folks can actually capture some yield. This post outlines how to structure a CD ladder.