As the 21st century rolls on, the world is changing faster than anybody thought possible. Twenty years ago, computers were heavy, slow machines, just entering the home. Today, almost everyone has a computer in their pocket.
Investors may benefit from one thing that every kid knows: Whoever owns the ball sets the rules. When it comes to the U.S. financial system, the Federal Reserve owns the ball. Therefore it pays for investors to know the rules the Fed is imposing on the American economy.