Entries by Jacob Mazone

Oct 2018 Economic Update

The U.S. economy added 134,000 jobs in September, but wages grew at a lower pace over the past rolling 12 months. Wages were also up only 1.0% compared with a year earlier. Eighteen states so far in 2018 have raised their minimum wage… which helped consumer earnings this year. The net result of the ‘Obama+Trump’ […]

2018 Economic Update

As a service to friends and valued long-term clients, Retirement Portfolio Management provides periodic economic updates to keep the public informed and help many to make sound business and personal decisions. As of the June 1st, 2018 The U.S. economy added 178,000 jobs in May, and wages grew at a moderate pace over the past […]

Economic Update

As a service to friends and valued long-term clients, Retirement Portfolio Management provides periodic economic updates to keep the public informed and help many to make sound business and personal decisions. As of the 2nd week of February, 2018 The U.S. economy added 200,000 jobs in January, and wages grew at the fastest pace in […]