It's not a question of "if" or even "when." It's also "why."
Predicting recessions is like predicting the weather. You can’t say exactly where and when the storm will hit, but you can get pretty close — and give people in its path time to prepare.
As a CPA, author, and financial counselor for more than two decades, I’ve seen my share of recessions big and small. Since my specialty is in helping people get out of debt, and since debt is what causes most recessions (think housing bubble), I can often see recessions coming. Like the weather service, I can’t give a specific time, but I can issue a storm warning…
1. A credit card recession
2. A student loan recession
3. An "auto-matic" recession
4. A retirement recession
5. A rampant recession
6. 5 Warning Signs That a Recession Coming
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