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Liquid Assets

Drinking Quote of the Day: “Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.” – Socrates Wuss’up This Week: In my opinion, the most important economic report comes out on the first Friday of each month. Nope, it’s not my bank emailing me that my balance is […]

Kicking The Habit

Addiction Quote of the Day: “Everybody smokes! Models, actresses, everyone. Don’t they realize that it’s gross? I understand it’s an addiction, but it still pains me to see my friends do it.” – Kirsten Dunst (actress) Wuss’up This Week: A whole lotta nothing as the bond market will close early on Thursday and remain closed […]

Technical Difficulties?

Television Quote of the Day: “Television is an anesthetic for the pain of the modern world.” – Astrid Alauda Did’ja Know… Prior to World War I the synthetic fibers in our currency were made of silk! When silk got too expensive we switched, and today our dollar bills are made up of 25% linen and […]

The Single Scoop

Being Single Quote of the Day: “If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.” – Katharine Hepburn Wuss’up This Week: Not much – a very quiet week for economic reports being released. Tomorrow at 7:30 AM CST we will receive the Weekly Jobless Claims, […]

“You should’ve seen your face!”

Face Quote of the Day: “I’ve never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful.” – Author Unknown Interest Rate Update: Rates were having a decent week last week until Fed Official Charles Plosser spoke in New York about how the Fed needs to start raising interest rates. After he said this the mortgage bonds […]

Up in Smoke

Cigarette Quote of the Day: “Smoking is one of the leading causes of statistics.” – Fletcher Knebel (author) Wuss’up Last Week: Rates improved slightly last week, sadly, in response to the struggling Japanese stock market. When instability makes investors scared of losing their money, they will take money out of the market and put it […]

It Could Go Either Way

Types of People Quote of the Day: “There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: Those who are afraid to try themselves, and those who are afraid that you will succeed.” – Ray Goforth Did’ja Know…The $1 bill’s famous nickname of “Greenback” derives from […]