Finance

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


Are Central Banks Worthy of Trust?

By C.Jay Engel Mises Institute March 24, 2017   Are Central Banks Worthy of Trust?   In an essay on Edmund Burke’s view of the nature of government, Murray Rothbard quoted him as saying: In vain you tell me that Artificial Government is good, but that I fall out only with the Abuse. The Thing! The […]

Are Central Banks Worthy of Trust?

The Pentagon has never been audited. That’s astonishing

By Against Crony Capitalism March 21, 2017   The Pentagon has never been audited. That’s astonishing     Not that astonishing to us. But it is still nuts. (From The Guardian)   On Thursday, Donald Trump released a preliminary budget proposal that calls for a $52bn increase in military spending. But just last December, a […]

The Pentagon has never been audited. That’s astonishing

Trump has released his first budget proposal. It is the most radical budget proposal ever offered by a president in the last seven million years…give or take.

A Step in the Right Direction

By Bionic Mosquito Bionic Mosquito March 18, 2017   A Step in the Right Direction     Trump has released his first budget proposal. It is the most radical budget proposal ever offered by a president in the last seven million years…give or take. The reactions are predictable…and curious. First, the predictable: in no way, […]


Two Things Government Wants Desperately to Control – Gold and People

By The Daily Coin March 18, 2017   Two Things Government Wants Desperately to Control – Gold and People     Yes governments can steal your gold and kill the people, that doesn’t mean they can control either. Look at what is happening in India – Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government spent 16 months trying […]

Two Things Government Wants Desperately to Control – Gold and People

U.S. About to Hit $20 Trillion in Debt: Here’s How It Affects You

By  Shaun Bradley The Anti-Media March 15, 2017   U.S. About to Hit $20 Trillion in Debt: Here’s How It Affects You     As the vulture pundits in the mainstream media pick apart hollow political scandals, the essential bankruptcy of the federal government looms just ahead. The national debt is creeping toward 20 trillion […]

U.S. About to Hit $20 Trillion in Debt: Here’s How It Affects You

Economic Wisdom From Harvard

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism March 13, 2017   Economic Wisdom From Harvard     And from that rarity, A leading Republican Harvard economist. Many years ago, the mass circulation Reader’s Digest had a feature titled “Humor in These United States.” The following would have qualified for inclusion.   Greg Mankiw, author of a leading economic textbook, […]

Economic Wisdom From Harvard

Heroin epidemic so severe that many funeral homes can’t keep up with demand

By Thomas Dishaw Natural News March 12, 2017   Heroin epidemic so severe that many funeral homes can’t keep up with demand     Heroin has flourished in West Virginia over the past decade, especially since officials cracked down on prescription drugs. In 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, West Virginia’s drug […]

Heroin epidemic so severe that many funeral homes can’t keep up with demand

Showdown: European Version

Showdown: European Version

By C.Jay Engel Mises.org March 12, 2017   Showdown: European Version   We previously mentioned the budding struggle between the Yellen and Trump factions relating to the strength of the dollar and monetary and fiscal policies. It is the monetary status quo versus the populist rhetoric, and the showdown is worldwide. CNBC: The European Central Bank (ECB) is faced with […]


The Future – Putting it All Together

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics March 11, 2017   The Future – Putting it All Together     This is the year of political hell. The question is not about supporting one side or the other. This is a time that calls for us not to be small petty creatures but a case that requires […]

The economy and capital respond less for profit and begin to shift seeking safety.