Info Bytes 07.14.22

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2022 Reserve Survey


As always, YOUR participation is key!  Please grab your favorite beverage, get comfy and relax your way into this ~15 minute survey.   

Full results will be published the first week of August!  View results from 2021

We’ve kept our focus on investing as budget-busting inflation continues at home and across the globe.

CPI @ to 9.1% = YIKES!  View: Five Charts Explaining why Inflation is at a 40yr High 

Are your reserve funds stuck in a bank account earning 0.01% APR?!?  

David E. Rovella Bloomberg News: One Fed official conceded on Wednesday that the central bank may even consider a one percentage-point rate hike when officials meet this month. It would be the largest increase since the Fed started directly using overnight interest rates to conduct monetary policy in the early 1990s. According to Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic, “everything is in play.” 

DOLLAR$ and SEN$E: Are you Investing, Gambling, or Guessing?!?

$46,351: the difference between 1% and 2% APR compounded annually on an initial investment of $100,000.

Fidelity Fixed Income, Bonds & CDs Page

Are your investments earning at least 2%?

3 months US Treasury Bills (T-Bills) are paying 2.44% as of July 14

Governance Matters

Ducks Have Sent this HOA Into the Lagoon

Discussion Highlights

Commercial Vehicles Discussion

Resource Updates

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Emergency Preparedness

CIC State Statute Project

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A Note About Ukraine

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