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WBIR: Memorial Day

On Memorial Day we honored the fallen heroes that have served and sacrificed for our country. How was our economy influenced by military conflict?   STARTING WITH WORLD WAR II (1941-45), HOW DID IT IMPACT OUR ECONOMY AND AMERICAN FAMILIES? World War II pulled us out of the Great Depression. American industry was revitalized by

WBIR: Wedding Season

It is wedding season! Along with marital bliss, get out your checkbook, just ask the Royal Family!   SO INQUIRING MINDS WANT TO KNOW, THE ROYAL WEDDING RIVETED THE WORLD, WHAT DID IT COST? The royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle cost an estimated $45….million. Security: $40+ million Wedding dress: $430,000 Wedding cake:

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WBIR: Saving for Retirement

ARE YOU ON TRACK? SAVING FOR RETIREMENT Would you believe that one in six Millennials has already saved $100,000? How much should YOU have saved to be ready for retirement?   THAT FIGURE FOR MILLENNIALS IS SURPRISING… Some people in their 20s are strong savers! Lack of attention to wealth building is a national phenomenon: