Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 09/16/23

Thirsty for AI? Coca-Cola® is betting that we will be. Their new AI-generated beverage, Y3000, is officially on the market for a limited time.  In this edition, context around this week’s economic numbers and another group that may be hit hard by student loan repayments.  Fuel Up! 🚀 Did You Catch IGNITE Live? Fawaz addressed the broker community […]

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September 18, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 09/09/23

Now’s your chance, “Harry Potter” fans. Book your sleepover at Hogwarts (technically Christ Church College in Oxford) today!  In this edition, student loans return, Fed members speak and more.  Fuel Up! 🚀 All Eyes On Inflation Boston Federal Reserve President Susan M. Collins spoke Wednesday, foreshadowing a lengthy period of high Fed Funds rates. With the next FOMC […]

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September 11, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 08/26/23

Congrats on making it past the “sickest” day of the year!  This week’s edition includes how to SAVE, new residential home sales, cryptocurrencies and more!  Fuel Up! 🚀 Did You Call In Sick On Thursday, August 24? August 24 is the day of the year the most people call in sick. Yes, it even beats out the […]

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August 28, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 08/19/23

The big news of the week: congratulations to Dunkin’ for being the first to declare summer over by reintroducing pumpkin spice to their menu!  This week’s edition includes the Fed’s outlook on more rate hikes, metrics you should know as a housing professional, and more!  Fuel Up! 🚀 More Rate Hikes Upcoming? The Fed released its minutes this […]

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August 21, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 08/12/23

Rest easy, citizens of Lake Tahoe. Hank the Tank, a bear responsible for 21 home break-ins since 2022, has been captured and moved to a wildlife sanctuary.  In this edition, July CPI data is released, credit card debt continues to rise, and investors gain a little more confidence in the economy.  Fuel Up! 🚀 Hey Fawaz! 👋 […]

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August 14, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 08/05/23

We’ve all received (and ignored) spam calls, but what about spam texts? Turns out that 97% of spam texts are read within 15 minutes of delivery – the bots are getting smarter.  In this edition, the United States’ credit rating downgrade, July jobs and what it all means for the economy.  Fuel Up! 🚀 Originator Connect | […]

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August 07, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 07/29/23

The Comedy Pet Photo Award finalists have been announced – are you more like this dog or this cat today?  In this edition, the Fed decides on rates, Barbenheimer hits theaters and more!  Fuel Up! 🚀 FOMC Hikes Rates .25% On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve unanimously raised rates to 5.25% – 5.5%, the highest mark in 22 years. The next decision for […]

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July 31, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 07/22/23

Looking to make a few extra bucks? Believe it or not, people have made decent cash streaming themselves playing online slot machines, you know, in case you get tired of watching your favorite coin flipping stream.  Fuel Up! 🚀 Economic Calendar Roundup Several important indicators dropped this week, just a week before the Federal Reserve meets to […]

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July 24, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 07/15/23

Stoke the artisan campfires and break out the gold-laced s’mores, because billionaires from across the world have descended upon Sun Valley, Idaho, for this year’s “billionaire summer camp.”  In normal-person news, inflation and consumer sentiment results dropped this week, plus vital data about the health of the housing market.  Fuel Up! 🚀 Large Cities Continue […]

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July 17, 2023

Rocket Fuel Newsletter – 07/08/23

The Major League Baseball Home Run Derby takes place in Seattle on July 10. Last year, baseball’s top sluggers hit 22.9 miles worth of home runs during the derby, which if laid end to end would span the entire Long Island Sound between New York and Connecticut. Can they beat that mark this year?  Fuel […]

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July 10, 2023