The Week in Review from Valeo Financial Advisors (August 16, 2013)
August 16, 2013    Disclosures    POSTED IN  Personal FinanceInvestmentsEconomy

Interest Rates and Inflation

Personal Finance

  • Investment advisers are required to act as fiduciaries, but stockbrokers and insurance agents generally aren’t  The Wall Street Journal
  • A child born in 2012 is seen costing $241,080, on average, to raise Bloomberg

U.S. Economy

  • Retail sales rose in July  Reuters
  • Consumer prices rise by a mild 0.2% in July The Wall Street Journal
  • Industrial production was unchanged last month Bloomberg
  • Residential construction rose less than expected last month Reuters

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