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Guest Article: Is The Market Crashing?

The article below in a nutshell: This is normal market activity, the Fed is talking (seriously, this time) of raising interest rates to combat inflation.  When rates rise, usually the equities (stock) market will take a temporary hit.

Market swings of 10-15% in any given year are totally normal and when we are talking about the DJIA being at ~35,000, 10-15% of that is a drop of 3,500 to 5,250. If you have any questions or concerns about your investments or financial situation, call us, we would be happy to speak to you about it.

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