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Mutual Funds and Sustainable Growth

Retirement Investors: A Huge Reason to Ditch Money Market Funds Now

We have written in previous Blog Posts about the concept of “voluntary recapture.”  Well, look out it is coming!  Time to protect your .01% money market yield, from the fees that money market funds believe they deserve for babysitting your cash. September 3, 2012 Blog Post:  Attention Retirement Savers:  Time…

Lessons from 2012 Show Congress a Clear 2013 Road to Sustainable Economic Growth for the Middle Class

Hindsight provides a perfect vision for the future.  Here is our vision for a sustainable economic recovery for 2013 for middle class retirement savings.  Paramount to each of these points is a request for a renewed focus by Congress on the big picture that values society overall, over an obsolete…

Chair Shapiro, For Protection of Every Retirement Investor, Please Post this Money Market Notice Today on SEC Website

New Post to SEC Home Page “Given the traditional structure of money market mutual funds and today’s very low short and long-term interest rate environment, please be advised that your retirement accounts may be taking on unnecessary risk for less return in many money market mutual funds.  One may be…

More On Appleseed’s Move to Build Sustainable Growth Without Too Big To Fail Banks

The Derivative Project followed up yesterday with U.S. News and World Report. on Appleseed’s new sustainable economic growth strategy, that they announced in a Press Release last July.  As classified by the New York Times article yesterday.  It is now clear, the leverage and the bundling of risk with more…