Author: Robert Quittner

Retirement, Income, Tax & Estate Planning.

Presidential Markets, Again.

Are you tired of hearing about the election yet? Just so you know, we have (as of today) 66 days to go. A few weeks back I wrote about presidents and the markets, but a lot of what I referenced spoke to overall presidential careers. I dug around Marketwatch.com and put together figures for each…
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August 27, 2020 0

How To Get A Human On The Phone

In the last 10 years, companies have made it really obvious that they don’t want to spend time on the phone anymore. From my experience, there are two ways they make phone calls difficult: people and computers. With people, you waste your time endlessly repeating your details to operator after operator to narrow down the…
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August 13, 2020 0

The Markets STILL Don’t Care Who Wins

A few weeks ago I penned an article titled “The Markets Don’t Care Who Wins”. I discussed the correlation, or lack thereof, between presidents and stock market returns. As the election draws closer these discussions invariably pick up momentum, and so do the news articles. Last week I came across an article titled “Presidents don’t…
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July 30, 2020 0