Here's What Investors Should Do Differently During the Shutdown

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In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is,  banking analyst David Hanson is joined by Motley Fool Stock Advisor analyst Brendan Mathews to search Twitter for some hidden insights. They tell investors what they should be doing differently because of the problems in Washington.

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The U.S. government has piled on more than $10 trillion of new debt since 2000. Annual deficits topped $1 trillion after the financial crisis. Millions of Americans have asked: What the heck is going on?

The Motley Fool's new free report, "Everything You Need to Know About the National Debt," walks you through with step-by-step explanations about how the government spends your money, where it gets tax revenue from, the future of spending, and what a $16 trillion debt means for our future. Click here to read the full report!


 

The article Here's What Investors Should Do Differently During the Shutdown originally appeared on Fool.com.

Brendan Mathews owns shares of MasterCard. David Hanson has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of MasterCard. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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