How to Weather the Coming Economic Downturn

In this political climate with no clear choice, it is time to insulate yourself from the pending economic downturn. Why do we believe this is looming? Based on the rhetoric, the bantering, the posturing, the hyperbole and most important the recent Jobs Report. These are all signs that the economy is not in growth or recovery, but in fact downward spiral. When they announced the Jobs Report it was the most dismal for the last 3 years and it had already been revised downward and we still missed. There were three factors to blame according to the media, however; the one that garnered the most as the reason was Trump. His blabbering about trade indifference, Mexico, etc., has created a fear in the economy and businesses. Here is our prediction of how it will play out with either Trump or Clinton becoming President. Donald Trump: If Donald Trump becomes President we will experience a severe economic crunch, because in his first 100 days he will cancel a majority of the social programs. No gradual or cutoff dates, just immediate. What does this mean? So even if these people are receiving income without earning it, the money still flows into the economy. With a cold turkey approach of canceling these resources, means less money in circulation. These people will seek employment, but we already see that businesses are starting not to hire. This will create a cash crunch, which means businesses will struggle, which in turn; banks will tighten their lending criteria even more, making it difficult to acquire funding for growth, starting a business, inventory, etc. Our prediction is...