Financial and Economic Brief - April 1, 2021by © Liberty Publishing, Inc.
What You Need to Know About the New “American Rescue Plan Act”
The US Treasury has acted promptly to inform all Americans about the economic benefits of the $1.9 Trillion American Rescue Plan Act passed by Congress and signed into law by President Joe Biden. The legislation passed narrowly in the Senate; and was passed following strict party adherence to polar opposite economic beliefs between Democrats and Republicans. Here are all of the facts.
Funding Infrastructure Revitalization May Fall on the backs of Corporations and the Wealthy
Many pundits have observed that America’s infrastructure of roads, bridges, dams, railroads, public transportation, and other structures are in serious need of repair and/or replacement. Of course, the key to this complex financial equation is who will pay for all of it. Proposals include raising the Corporate Tax Rate from its current 21% to 28% and taxing those earning more than $400K per year. But will corporate earnings flow out of the country seeking lower tax rates?
What Should You be Considering when Investing in 2021?
There is absolutely no foolproof way, strategy or guarantee to successfully invest in the stock market. Investing essentially means shouldering a degree of risk that each individual is comfortable with. However, there are several basic and intelligent things that you can do to potentially minimize the overall risks of long-term investing. Consider the elements discussed in this article as you deliberate your investment choices in 2021.