September 19, 2018

Once again, Wall Street’s jitters over the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China proved to be short-lived.

U.S. stocks closed solidly higher Tuesday as investors largely brushed off the Trump administration’s decision to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion of…

Feds allow Atlantic Coast pipeline construction to resume

September 18, 2018

RICHMOND, Va. — Federal officials will allow construction to resume on the Atlantic Coast pipeline, weeks after work was halted when a federal appeals court threw out two key permits for the 600-mile natural gas pipeline.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announced the change in a…

New dog kennel opens in Red Oak

September 17, 2018

Dog lovers in the Twin Counties have a new local option for boarding their four-legged friends.

Red Oak Country Kennels opened in June 2018. Located on a farm on Moore Road in Red Oak, the K-9 country retreat is specifically designed with dog owners’ and pets’ best interest in mind.…

Learn to navigate the sequence of returns

September 17, 2018

What exactly is the “sequence of returns?”

The phrase simply describes the yearly variation in an investment portfolio’s rate of return. Across 20 or 30 years of saving and investing for the future, what kind of impact do these deviations from the average return have on a…