Saturday, June 22, 2013 – 01:00 p.m.
Here’s some news of interest flowing across the transom this past week.
High volatility affecting investment markets
A roller coaster stock and bond market has investors a little jittery these days. The main reason is a fear the Federal Reserve will stop printing money soon. Over the past few years, the Fed has used its printing press to keep long-term interest rates low, and thus prop-up stock and real estate values. Now the time to test whether or not the economy will move along on its own is approaching.