Stan Collender

Happy Fiscal New Year

October 1 was the first day of the new federal fiscal year.  All of us wish you good health and prosperity in the year ahead.  May your personal revenues exceed your outlays. FYI…The start of the federal fiscal year was changed in 1974 from July 1 to October 1 when the Congressional Budget and Impoundment… Read more »

August Budget Agreement Is Already Out Of Date

When we last left the federal budget debate in early August, the Budget Control Act — the agreement to raise the federal debt ceiling and reduce the deficit — had been enacted into law and Wall Street and the rest of the country were supposedly breathing a deep sigh of relief because, at least as… Read more »