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This chart is sending a scary message

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This week, the yield curve reached its flattest level since the financial crisis.

When some market pros look at it, they see the Fed at work — with promises of more rate hikes to come.

But to others, the flattening yield curve is signaling the potential for something much more ominous — a significant weakening of the economy or a recession.

Below is how various experts view this phenomenon and what it could mean for your money.