Category Archives : Finance

The Markets, Currency, the Transfer of Wealth and anything else that affects your wallet.


How Third-Party Payers Drive Up Medical Costs

Source: https://mises.org By Willem G. Cornax   How Third-Party Payers Drive Up Medical Costs   These days, a lot of people are worried about their rising healthcare costs. In the Netherlands, this had been one of the most important factors in introducing a collectivist and obligatory basic insurance policy in 2006. Only a few years […]

Medical Costs

Money Gift

What’s Up?

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Richard Daughty The Mogambu Guru What’s Up? For several weeks, the tragic soul of The Mogambo has been troubled by subtle undertones in The Force, inexplicably using an old Star Wars metaphor, which brings up the interesting question as to how a Jedi light-saber would fare against a couple of belt-fed .50 […]


A New Fed Playbook for the New Normal

Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff   A New Fed Playbook for the New Normal   While many economists and market watchers have failed to notice, we have entered a new chapter in the short and checkered history of central banking. This paradigm shift, as yet unaddressed in the textbooks, changes the basic policy tools that […]

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America is broke

The U.S. National Debt Has Grown By More Than A Trillion Dollars In The Last 12 Months

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   The U.S. National Debt Has Grown By More Than A Trillion Dollars In The Last 12 Months   The idea that the Obama administration has the budget deficit under control is a complete and total lie.  According to the U.S. Treasury, the federal government has officially run a deficit […]


Will The Swiss Vote to Get Their Gold Back?

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul Will The Swiss Vote to Get Their Gold Back?   On November 30th, voters in Switzerland will head to the polls to vote in a referendum on gold. On the ballot is a measure to prohibit the Swiss National Bank (SNB) from further gold sales, to repatriate Swiss-owned gold to […]

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Peter Schiff

Doubling Down on Inflation

Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff September 10, 2014 Doubling Down on Inflation   Friday’s release of disappointing August payroll numbers should have been a jarring wake-up call warning Wall Street that the economy has been treading on thin ice. Instead the alarm clock was stuffed under the pillow and Wall Street kept sleeping. The miss was […]


Favors and Loot for Sale

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Walter E. Williams   Favors and Loot for Sale   At a July fundraising event in Chicago, Mrs. Michelle Obama remarked, “So, yeah, there’s too much money in politics. There’s (sic) special interests that have too much influence.” Sen. John McCain has been complaining for years that “there is too much money […]

Walter E. Williams

Small Business

Small Business Ownership In America Is At An All-Time Low

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   Small Business Ownership In America Is At An All-Time Low   According to the Federal Reserve, the percentage of American families that own a small business is at the lowest level that has ever been recorded.  In a report that was just released entitled “Changes in U.S. Family Finances […]


Fast Food Company Develops Robots

With all of the minimum wage protests expect to see more robots and kiosks showing up in the near future.   Fast Food Company Develops Robots   Published by NextNewsNetwork Published on Sep 8, 2014 The fast food industry is toying with a new idea. Now, with so many workers clamoring for higher pay, many […]

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Boehner

The (latest) Republican (Boehner) wussout? House GOP eyes extending Ex-Im until December

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   The (latest) Republican (Boehner) wussout? House GOP eyes extending Ex-Im until December     You knew it would happen. All the lobbyists came out of the woodwork. Arms were being twisted all over Washington. You could hear Congressmen yelping on this side of the Potomac. The corporate slush known […]