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Media Hype Could Cause Investors to Be Blindsided by a Global Recession

85 views  2013-07-23 00:45   Tagsdangerous  including  investing  possible  blank 
Complacency is always dangerous when it comes to investing. Over the past few months, many investors globally have begun to let their guards down, as the episodes of severe financial crisis appear long gone.

However, there are many signs that a global recession is still possible once again. For many parts of the world, including the U.S., the unemployment rate is still stubbornly high.

This high unemployment rate is not the only sign that a global recession could occur, but it is worrisome considering the trillions of dollars that central banks have pumped into the financial system over the past few years.

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As I have previously stated several times, the direction of the trend is very important. With the world teetering on the brink of another global recession, there’s one key question to ask: is the world economy improving or deteriorating?

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