Archive for November, 2012

The “Fiscal Cliff”… A Reality Check

By • Nov 16th, 2012 • Category: Investor Mistakes, Mutual Funds, Personal Investing, The Economic Scene

For months, you’ve been hearing about the “fiscal cliff.” Specifically, $500 billion in tax increases and across-the-board spending cuts are scheduled to take effect after Jan. 1 unless President Obama and Republicans reach a new deal to reduce the deficit. The political parties created the deadline last year as a way around their debt-ceiling impasse. […]