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FJY News to Know #1

January: Week 1

Here’s our FJY Take on the latest news from the past week, where we cover what’s happening in the industry and why it matters to you.

 

 

10 Simple Questions About the Stock Market Plunge, Simply Answered

The markets have put us through a wild ride these past few weeks. With one of the most volatile periods of time in the stock market, we’re betting you’ve got quite a few things on your mind. What exactly is happening to the market? How bad is it? Who does it affect most? We found an article does a good job of answering some common questions you may have.

The 10 Best Personal Finance Resolutions For 2019

New year, new you, right? Part of that includes getting personal finances in order to set yourself up for success in the long run. That doesn’t mean you need to do a huge financial overhaul, start penny-pinching, or make drastic changes. This article we found has some simple, small, and attainable resolutions you can set for yourself in 2019.

The News Events That Most Engrossed Audiences in 2018

The Economist recently highlighted readership (in hours) across news articles in 2018. Chartbeat gathered data for some three million articles, spanning 33 topics, across 5000 publishers. Not surprisingly, the events that captured the world’s attention the most were:

  • The World Cup
  • The royal wedding
  • The rescue of young footballers from a cave in Thailand
  • The murder of Jamal Khashoggi
  • The mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida
  • The mid-term elections.

Check out the article link for more on the major news of 2018!