We dedicated this week’s episode of Grow Money Business to inflation. A few years ago, inflation was incredibly low, but for the past 15 months, it has made its presence known in a constantly positive way. Join us as we dive into the current inflation numbers, why we need to pay attention, what we can expect with the inflation, a possible recession in the future, and more.
[04:28] Measuring Inflation – Grant starts the conversation by explaining how the government measures inflation.
[09:26] Interest Rates – We talk about how increasing interest rates typically slows inflation.
[14:08] Deflation – Grant shares why a little bit of inflation is good for the economy
[20:02] The Impacts –Grant dives into the impacts of higher interest rates.
[27:01] Corporate Real Estate – Grant explains what might happen with large commercial real estate loans when the interest rates reset.
[31:50] Possible Recession – We dive into the possibility of a future recession because of the high interest rates.
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