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Thursday, September 15, 2022

A firm stance on fighting inflation from Jackson Hale pushed markets lower as investors wrestle with the impact on the global markeKey ObservationsMarkets turned negative for the month following the Jackson Hole Economic Symposium.The...

Monday, August 15, 2022

Markets eye earnings reports for forward guidance in a challenging environment

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

For anyone in need of yet another example of the benefits of routine, consistent saving and investing, this is it.Retirement plan participants who did so accumulated sizable 401k plan account balances in the last decade, according to a...

Thursday, July 7, 2022

With inflation hovering near 40-year highs, some investors are looking for alternative ways to weather the storm. For many, a Series I Savings Bond is just the ticket. I Bonds give investors a rate of return plus inflation protection...

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

We recently shared a newsletter with clients titled “Recession vs. Inflation: The Main Event”. The content supported the causes of the S&P 500 approaching bear market territory being ‘severe inflation, and the extent...

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Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Equities overcome inflationary pressures and prospects of tighter monetary policy. Key Observations: Equity markets rebounded in October to new all-time highs. Treasury yields trended higher, leading to modest declines across most fixed...

Monday, November 8, 2021

IR-2021-216, November 4, 2021 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service announced today that the amount individuals can contribute to their 401(k) plans in 2022 has increased to $20,500, up from $19,500 for 2021 and 2020. The IRS...

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Introduction We have been receiving a lot of questions here at Freedom Financial regarding China and the regulatory environment therewithin. Many of you have been reading articles about the Chinese company, Evergrande, as they navigate...

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

SUMMER RAIN FEEDS THE EQUITY MARKET -- Key Observations Equity markets largely shrugged off headline risks through the month and posted positive The S&P 500 Index has returned over 20 percent year-to-date. The Federal Reserve will likely...

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Printed with Permission from Lisa P Staron of Murtha Cullina - One of the main purposes of estate planning is to determine who receives your property when you die, and when and how they can access that inheritance. For many families, the...

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

‘Normalcy’ Moves Markets Higher, but Concerns Rise Key Observations Many broad market indexes posted positive returns for the month of July with some U.S. indexes hitting all-time highs. However, recent trends favoring the...

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

By Lisa P Staron of Murtha Cullina One of the main purposes of estate planning is to determine who receives your property when you die, and when and how they can access that inheritance. For many families, the answer involves a written...

Thursday, August 12, 2021

FAQ Relating to Fiducient Who is Fiducient? Fiducient is an independent consulting firm that provides investment consulting to a select group of firms within our industry. Their focus, similar to Freedom Financial Partners, is to...

Thursday, August 12, 2021

As Freedom Financial Partners (FFP) has rapidly grown over the past few years, we continue to look for resources that allow us to provide a higher level of service to our clients. The bar is extremely high for us as to who we will...

Thursday, July 29, 2021

When I first started wearing Progressive lenses it was an agonizing 3 months before I could wear them all day. I would wear them for 10-20 minutes and be feeling so seasick I had to take them off.After a few weeks of this I asked the...

Thursday, July 29, 2021

We are pleased to announce the promotion of Tambra Ray to Office & Marketing Manager. Since she started with FFP, Tambra has worked tirelessly behind the scenes in a variety of different capacities as the business has grown. Most...

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Key Observations Financial market returns year-to-date coincide closely with the premise of an expanding global economic recovery. Economic momentum and a robust earnings backdrop have fostered uniformly positive global equity returns...

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

An analysis of the cryptocurrency’s merits and risks following its recent rally Key Observations Recent returns, greater accessibility and broader backing of Bitcoin have led to broader adoption by investors, custodians and...

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

May 2021 Markets Navigate an Evolving Inflation Landscape Market Recap Global financial markets generally climbed higher in the month of May, but at a more subdued rate than earlier in the year. Continued progress on the vaccination...

Friday, June 18, 2021

A big focus for Freedom Financial this year has been following potential estate tax law changes under the new Biden administration and anticipating how they could impact our clients. We will continue to focus on this topic with clients...

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

By Jon Holmgren and Sam Swift “Perhaps we could have timed our move a bit better from a weather perspective,” is what my wife said to me the other day looking back on our move from Atlanta, Georgia, to the Twin Cities in...

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Wow! Where has the time gone?! Today, February 25, marks the 8th anniversary of Freedom Financial Partners and what a journey it has been. We have been humbled by the response over the past 8 years and wanted to send a quick note...