Finance

Economic Pulse: Week of 7/3/2020

Jul 10, 2020
Shamus McGroggan | WDIY

For the first time since 2007, the inflation rate for the Lehigh Valley is being calculated. 2019's rate was 3.6%, which is over 1% more than the national average. Dr. Kamran Ashar discusses the causes of this uptick and what this means for the region.

Economic Pulse: Week of 6/26/2020

Jul 3, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Despite a drop in income, personal expenditures rose in the month of May. Dr. Kamran Ashar discusses this and more from the Bureau of Economic Analysis' newly released income and expenditure report for May 2020.

Economic Pulse: Week of 6/19/2020

Jun 30, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Dr. Kamram Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.

Lori Catanzaro | Valley National Financial Advisors

Laurie Siebert returns to the studio for a live show to discuss: “A potpourri of topics and listener questions.”

Economic Pulse: Week of 6/12/2020

Jun 22, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Dr. Kamram Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.
 

Revisiting the CARES Act | Your Financial Choices

Jun 12, 2020
WDIY

Laurie Siebert returns remotely to discuss her latest topic: "Revisiting the CARES Act, provisions and timelines."

Economic Pulse: Week of 6/5/2020

Jun 5, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Dr. Kamram Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.

Lori Catanzaro | Valley National Financial Advisors

Laurie Siebert returns remotely to discuss her latest topic: “2020 – the year of the ROTH IRA and ROTH Conversion.”


Economic Pulse: Week of 5/29/2020

Jun 3, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Dr. Kamram Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.

Economic Pulse: Week of 5/22/2020

Jun 2, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Dr. Kamram Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.

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