Here’ a quick, executive summary of the week’s stories, with a link to the full articles online …
Scared Money Moving Fast
The troubles in the global hotspots today are causing a major shift in where people park their money. And the more frightening it all gets, the faster the money moves. Martin D. Weiss helps explain what’s going on and how best to protect your wealth. Click here to read all about it.
|Shiite Mosque bulldozed by ISIS in Mosul.|
Pentagon Contractors Rev Up
The defense contractors in the Aerospace/Defense ETF are roaring back. What are the investment opportunities? Jon Markman takes a look. Click here for the details.
A Road Map for the Markets
Larry Edelson sets out the course for gold, silver, mining shares, oil, natural gas, the dollar and equities. Check it out by clicking here.
Are You Ready for Retirement?
A recent report said that 14 percent of Americans 65 and older have no retirement savings. None. Same with 26 percent of those nearing retirement, ages 50 to 64. What’s to be done? Charles Goyette takes a look. Click here.
|Old age – a time of financial despair?|
A look at Labor as Labor Day Approaches
What better time to look at the U.S. labor market but on the Labor Day weekend. Mike Larson does just that. Click here to get his take.
Mike Larson — The Week’s Hot News
Money and Markets columnist Mike Larson takes a look at key financial and political events around the globe after the market close. Here are the week’s highlights:
Putin Invading and ISIS Gaining! Click here.
Will Others Follow Burger King Northward? Click here.
The Economy Booms – But Russia Looms! Click here.
The Money and Markets Team
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