Economic Commentary

Podcast: How are business owners feeling in today’s economy?

June 13, 2023
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Key Takeaways:

A recent Nationwide Retirement Institute® survey revealed small and mid-sized business owners’ top financial goals, priorities, and concerns in today’s uncertain economic environment. We found that many are bracing for a recession and are being impacted by factors in the economy such as inflation and rising interest rates.

Nationwide’s Chief Economist, Kathy Bostjancic and JJ Perez, President of Nationwide Corporate Solutions, dive into these topics affecting business owners and discuss how financial professionals can help them reach their short and long-term financial goals.

Hear about these themes throughout our latest podcast:

  • Recession expectations and what the current economic environment looks like.
  • Managing risk and implications (interest rates and inflation).
  • The value financial professionals can offer to business owners.

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