Ben speaks – economy listens!
According to Ben Bernanke – a modest recovery is in the works and remains on track. And the Fed said on Wednesday that in all 12 regions of the US, economic activity is improving and has improved over the last few months.
Retail sales are up – have you been in the stores lately? Tourism is up – have you been at the airport? Security lines are around the block and planes are filled….
Of course, we need more jobs in all industries and especially for individuals who have been out of work for some time, it is very tough. But we remain optimistic and excited about the economic recovery.