What Defines a Recession?

Join the Money Funnies as they learn about the lifespan of recessions. The economy (spooky, scary) goes through different cycles and sometime enters a bad time, often called a recession. I personally graduated college at the start of the last recession, in 2008. (I’m guessing most people reading this remember that time well.) The 2008/2009Continue reading “What Defines a Recession?”

Figure Out How Inflation Works

The price of everything keeps going up! What is happening and can I do anything about it? Prices have been rising at rate not seen in the US in nearly 40 years! Why are prices rising and what is this inflation people keep talking about? Let’s all help ourselves better understand what’s going on andContinue reading “Figure Out How Inflation Works”