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Bell Updates Apr 22, 2020

How to Weather the Storm of Market Declines & Uncertainty

Our best advice to help most investors weather this economic storm of uncertainty amid COVID-19 (coronavirus)-related market declines is similar to what we’re hearing to protect ourselves from the virus: Stay where you are.

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Bell Updates Apr 22, 2020

Ag Economy Is, in a Word, ‘Uncertain’

If I had to sum up the current ag economy in one word, it would have to be “uncertain.” December through March – the time between fall harvest and spring planting – is what we in ag lending like to call “loan renewal season.” It’s when farmers usually handle a majority of their loans and financial planning, because it’s typically a good cutoff between crop years and has the fewest unknowns of any other season. That hasn’t been the case this year.

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Bell Updates Apr 10, 2020

How Businesses Can Keep Employees on the Payroll

Help is available for business owners and nonprofits worrying about how to keep and pay staff as the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak slows and even stops operations.

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Bell Updates Apr 9, 2020

Economic Outlook April 2020

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Mar 5, 2020

Economic Outlook March 2020

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Feb 1, 2020

Economic Outlook February 2020

In this month's Economic Outlook, Chief Investment Officer Greg Sweeney gives perspectives on Federal Reserve policies, expectations for interest rates and inflation, and what's going on in national and global markets.

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Bell Updates Jan 24, 2020

How the SECURE Act Could Affect You

Passage of the SECURE Act could affect how you plan for retirement and beyond.

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Bell Updates Jan 24, 2020

Greg Sweeney Talks Recession Probability & State of the Economy

As 2019 segues into 2020, investors have a lot on their minds.

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Bell Updates Jan 22, 2020

Mortgage Industry Outlook: What’s Ahead for Homebuyers in 2020

What will 2020 bring for the mortgage industry and homebuyers? Tony Weick, leader of Bell Bank Mortgage, looks at trends in the economy...

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