BlackRock – Investment – Road to “net-zero greenhouse gas emissions”

Background An interesting scenario is playing out within the financial investment community, climate change watchers, and government institutions. Governance United Kingdom Parliament Committee LONDON (Reuters) - BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, told a British parliamentary committee that it will not stop investing in coal, oil and gas, and that its role was not to … Continue reading BlackRock – Investment – Road to “net-zero greenhouse gas emissions”

US National Deficit – Governance – Obama Years ( 2008 – 2016 ) – Authored By Kimberly Amadeo

Background The US National Debt reached an all time high of about 31 Trillion this year. There are many ways to look at it. Unfortunately, many pundits on YouTube over way one side or the other.   Kimberly Amadeo Writing for The Money Balance, Kimberly Amadeo's take is worth sharing. Here is the post:- The … Continue reading US National Deficit – Governance – Obama Years ( 2008 – 2016 ) – Authored By Kimberly Amadeo

Economic Outlook- 2022 – Last One Third – United States

Background Let us be honest, in the United States the economy outlook is diming a bit. Outline Inflation Federal Reserve Jerome Powell Geo-Political Great unwinding Russia China Industries Impacted Semi-Conductor   Inflation Federal Reserve Jerome Powell, Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Economic conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming ( 2022 - August ) Jerome Powell says Fed … Continue reading Economic Outlook- 2022 – Last One Third – United States

Chicago, Illinois:- Corporate Headquarter losses – 2022 – Summer

Background The Summer of 2022 has been a bit hard on the business front for the city of Chicago, Illinois. Here are some of the companies that have said, "Kaput, we are out!".   Businesses Relocating Head-Quarters Company Industry Leaving For Announced Boeing Aerospace, Defense Chicago, Illinois Arlington, Virginia 2022-May-5th Caterpillar Construction-equipment Manufacturer Deerfield, Illinois … Continue reading Chicago, Illinois:- Corporate Headquarter losses – 2022 – Summer

Bloomberg:- Big Money in Stock Market Is In Mad Dash to Get Out of Fed’s Way

Big Money in Stock Market Is In Mad Dash to Get Out of Fed’s Way Link Despite a lot of confident predictions, nobody knows what will happen at the Federal Reserve Wednesday, never mind what the impact will be on markets. Professional investors aren’t waiting around to find out. Particularly among managers who premise strategies … Continue reading Bloomberg:- Big Money in Stock Market Is In Mad Dash to Get Out of Fed’s Way

Financial Institutions & Fraudsters:- On the Phone

Background With the not-so-recent downturn in the economy, one has to be aware these days.   Financial Institution Courtesy of one of my financial institutions, here are some things to consider. Us Calling You We may call you Your Bank/Credit Union may call you to... Confirm specific card transactions Especially if it was made out … Continue reading Financial Institutions & Fraudsters:- On the Phone

IRS – Tax Filings – Extension – “Express Extension”

Background I have a very poor habit of not getting my taxes done on time.   Express Extension Since 2019, my go-to outfit for getting an extension is "Express Extension". Let us get with it.   Filing Steps Single or Joint Filing Primary Tax Information First Name Last Name SSN Day-Time Phone Mailing Address Information … Continue reading IRS – Tax Filings – Extension – “Express Extension”

Sumaia Masoom:- Acts of Inclusiveness

Background This is a baring story by Sumaia Mosoom. It was liked on LinkedIn by my Bro, Aaron S.   Ramadan at Visa Link As I enter my 4th (send help) Ramadan at Visa and try not to make too many typos in my emails with fasting-brain, I’m processing the gravity of the fact that it’s finally … Continue reading Sumaia Masoom:- Acts of Inclusiveness

Economy:- 2020 – Spring

  Videos   Bill Dudley, Former Federal Reserve Bank of New York President A Fed Soft Landing Is Highly Unlikely, Dudley Says Profile Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell says the central bank can achieve a "soft landing," slowing growth and curbing inflation without precipitating a recession. Bill Dudley, Bloomberg Opinion columnist and former Federal Reserve … Continue reading Economy:- 2020 – Spring

African America:- In Wealth

Background According to DW ( Deutsche Welle ), a German broadcaster, the United States is home to the most successful African Americans in the world.   Videos DW Documentary America's Black upper class - Rich, successful and empowered | DW Documentary Videos Video #1 Channel:- DW Documentary Date Published:- 2022-March-18th Date Added:- 2022-March-27th Link Video … Continue reading African America:- In Wealth