Whether we are in a recession today, tomorrow, or whenever, it’s going to be more challenging to make money moves when your judgment’s clouded by recession anxiety. What can we do to set our recession fears aside, make confident decisions, and weather the slowdowns better?
The third quarter of 2022 was another rocky one, combining an optimistic summer rally with a large selloff at the end. Driving the quarter’s performance were historically high inflation, aggressive Federal Reserve tightening, and concerns about the global economy. Let’s take a look at how markets performed and what we might look forward to in the months to come.