Welcome to the latest edition of Leumi’s Weekly Reading List. I hope that you and your loved ones are healthy and out of harm’s way.
“They say I’m old-fashioned, and live in the past, but sometimes I think progress progresses too fast!” ~ Dr. Seuss. Perhaps it’s the amount of time I have been spending with my five year old recently that drew me to a Dr. Seuss quote, but it’s amazing to me how quickly time seems to go by. Here’s hoping that progress continues to progress too fast as our country looks to get back to a life close to the pre-coronavirus days.
As always, I found the articles below to be interesting, helpful, or entertaining.
The Path to Making a Charitable Impact – From Kiplinger, an article that discusses the use of charitable trusts, donor-advised funds, private family foundations as vehicles for those who are charitably inclined.
Why The U.S. Has Shunned Negative Interest Rates – From The Wealth Advisor, an argument for why the U.S. Federal Reserve is not likely to push its benchmark rates below zero.
We May Be Moving Past the Worst of the Recession – Nuveen’s Chief Equity Strategist, Robert Doll, discusses his outlook on the stock market and the economy.
All of the World’s Money and Markets in One Visualization – From Visual Capitalist, an incredibly interesting graphical breakdown that puts the value of the world’s money and markets into perspective.
This Fun, Interactive Graph Shows How Long Every ‘Simpsons’ Prediction Took To Come True – Fast Company shares an interactive graph showing the uncanny ability of The Simpsons to predict future events ranging from Super Bowl winners to three-eyed fish to murder hornets.
I hope you enjoy!