Category Archives : Finance

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


Marc Faber Slams US Intervention In Middle East, Warns “Whole Region Will Blow Up”

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Tyler Durden ZeroHedge Marc Faber Slams US Intervention In Middle East, Warns “Whole Region Will Blow Up”   Excerpted from Global Gold interview with Marc Faber, Let’s talk about the ongoing power shift from the West to the East. Well, basically, everything is connected and interrelated. We had a colonial system until the […]

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Cyberattack

Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time   Wall Street banks are getting hit by cyber attacks every single minute of every single day.  It is a massive onslaught that is not highly publicized because the bankers do not want to alarm […]


The Myth of the Unchanging Value of Gold

Source: https://mises.org By Joseph T. Salerno   The Myth of the Unchanging Value of Gold   According to mainstream economics textbooks, one of the primary functions of money is to measure the value of goods and services exchanged on the market. A typical statement of this view is given by Frederic Mishkin in his textbook […]

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Finance dominoe effect

Fed Vice Chairman Warns: Your Bank May Seize Your Money to Recapitalize Itself

Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo   Fed Vice Chairman Warns: Your Bank May Seize Your Money to Recapitalize Itself   At the height of the financial crisis in 2008 the U.S. government forced some of the countries largest banks to take “bailout” funds amounting to billions of dollars in order to keep them from going […]


Ron Paul Finds Common Ground with Paul Krugman

You may be getting a little tired of me picking on Paul Krugman. Well, today I attempt to find common ground with him! This commentary is about Krugman’s recent article on why we fight war.  Ron Paul Paul Krugman and the Economics of War: http://bit.ly/1BZpalc   Ron Paul Finds Common Ground with Paul Krugman   […]

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Cold

Blaming That Cold Weather Culprit

Source: http://mises.org By Devin Leary-Hanebrink   Blaming That Cold Weather Culprit   In February, the Federal Reserve made a cursory observation that the unusually severe winter was partly to blame for the stagnant pace of the US economy. The news media, ranging from liberal to conservative, all highlighted the Fed’s report and provided their respective […]


Will the Swiss Franc soon be backed by gold? (Again after 14 years)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   Will the Swiss Franc soon be backed by gold? (Again after 14 years)     If the voters of Switzerland do choose to back their currency with gold I promise you that there will be MUCH more interest in the Swiss franc. A gold backed currency? What a crazy […]

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Federal Open Market Committee Meeting

Modern central bankers have things upside down, This is why they fail

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   Modern central bankers have things upside down, This is why they fail     Money isn’t wealth. It measures wealth the way a ruler measures length, a clock measures time and a scale measures weight. Boy is this true, but so many people, including the supposed shamans at the Fed  fail to […]


Is the $5 Bill the New $1 Bill?

Median household income + inflation = unaffordable. Source: http://www.washingtonsblog.com By Charles Hugh Smith Is the $5 Bill the New $1 Bill?   Events, food purchased away from home and live entertainment are increasingly unaffordable to the bottom 90%. It’s starting to feel like a $5 bill is the new $1 bill: everything that could be purchased with […]

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The IMF, the SDR, and the Dollar: One Big Happy

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Gary North GaryNorth.com The IMF, the SDR, and the Dollar: One Big Happy   The SDR is a fake currency issued by the International Monetary Fund. It was invented in 1969, the first year of the Nixon administration. It was a stop-gap measure to save the fixed exchange rate system of currencies, […]