Finance

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


David Stockman Challenges Economy-Harming, Unnecessary US Military Spending

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute February 13, 2018   David Stockman Challenges Economy-Harming, Unnecessary US Military Spending     Watch out for a recession and more trouble for American stocks ahead, warned investing, economy, and politics writer David Stockman in a Monday interview at Fox Business. Hearing Stockman’s informative analysis about that alone should be […]

David Stockman Challenges Economy-Harming, Unnecessary US Military Spending

Trump proposes eliminating federal funding for PBS, NPR (Goodbye state run media? Sounds good)

Trump proposes eliminating federal funding for PBS, NPR

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism February 12, 2018   Trump proposes eliminating federal funding for PBS, NPR (Goodbye state run media? Sounds good)     It’s about time. It’s crazy that we have what is basically state media in this country. That is not the proper roll for government, particularly in this republic. And I […]


Brexit Has Reached the Point of No Return

By Alasdair Macleod Mises Institute February 12, 2018   Brexit Has Reached the Point of No Return   The actual negotiations could easily run right up to the deadline in March 2019, when Britain is due to leave. If no agreement is forthcoming by that date, both sides might agree to extend negotiations, but that only […]

Brexit Has Reached the Point of No Return

Is the Stock Market Rigged?

Is the Stock Market Rigged?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler Paul Craig Roberts.org February 8, 2018   Is the Stock Market Rigged?   On February 6 PCR asked if the Plunge Protection Team had stepped in and prevented a stock market correction by purchasing equity index futures. https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2018/02/06/another-arrested-equity-correction-paul-craig-roberts/ Sure enough, the daily exchange volume chart shows an increase […]


Hear What Peter Schiff Says Is Coming Next: ‘There’s No Way To Stop This’

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com February 8, 2018   Hear What Peter Schiff Says Is Coming Next: ‘There’s No Way To Stop This’     Peter Schiff, a market analyst who had accurately predicted the 2008 recession and the recent stock market plunge says more is coming.  Wait until you hear what he says is on the […]

Hear What Peter Schiff Says Is Coming Next: ‘There’s No Way To Stop This’

Let Us Eradicate Poverty, Not Demolish Wealth

Let Us Eradicate Poverty, Not Demolish Wealth

By Daniel Lacalle Mises Institute February 7, 2018   Let Us Eradicate Poverty, Not Demolish Wealth   By the time you finish reading this article, some 600 people from all over the world will have escaped poverty. In 1990, 35% of the world population lived in extreme poverty. Today, that figure has fallen to 10.7%, according to […]


-1,175 Points! We Just Witnessed The Largest One Day Stock Market Crash Ever

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog February 5, 2018   -1,175 Points! We Just Witnessed The Largest One Day Stock Market Crash Ever       The mainstream media seems so surprised that the stock market is crashing, but the truth is that it isn’t a surprise at all.  In fact, this crash is way, way […]

-1,175 Points! We Just Witnessed The Largest One Day Stock Market Crash Ever

Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth

Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital February 5, 2018   Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth     While investors are justifiably focused on what may be the opening crescendo of a long overdue sell-off in stocks, there is not, as of yet, as feverish a discussion of the parallel sell-offs in bonds […]


China Credit Rating Agency Downgrade USA

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics January 17, 2018   China Credit Rating Agency Downgrade USA     The Chinese rating agency Dagong downgraded the US creditworthiness over the tax reform. What is really a total joke is why anyone bothers to rank any government debt whatsoever when in fact there is not a single government in […]

China Credit Rating Agency Downgrade USA

The Neglected Costs of the Warfare State: An Austrian Tribute to Seymour Melman

The Neglected Costs of the Warfare State: An Austrian Tribute to Seymour Melman

By Thomas E. Woods, Jr. Mises Institute January 12, 2018   The Neglected Costs of the Warfare State: An Austrian Tribute to Seymour Melman   Libertarians often point to “What Is Seen and What Is Not Seen,” a famous essay in which economist Frédéric Bastiat (1801–1850) makes perhaps the most important, if easily neglected, point […]


Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com January 10, 2018   Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’     When the housing bubble popped in 2007, the Federal Reserve went to work to re-inflate the bubble by printing more money – quantitative easing. But the policy has made matters much worse, as now everything is […]

Ron Paul: ‘When Our Financial System Crashes…The Elites…Will Suffer The Least’

The Euro Might Destroy Europe

The Euro Might Destroy Europe

By David Gordon Mises Institute January 8, 2018   The Euro Might Destroy Europe   As Joseph Stiglitz sees matters, the euro suffers from a fatal flaw. The euro is the currency of 19 European countries; and common money blocks efforts of nations that, according to Stiglitz, need to devalue their currencies. More generally, attempts to […]


The Next Financial Crisis will be Worse than the Last

By Nomi Prins NomiPrins.com January 2, 2018   The Next Financial Crisis will be Worse than the Last   This piece first appeared in Truthdig. We’ve made it through 2017. The first-season installment of presidential Tweetville is ending where it began, on the Palm Beach, Fla., golf course of Mar-a-Lago. Though we are no longer privy to […]

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