The Real Reason The American Dream is Unraveling

Marketwatch posted an article this week titled Why the American Dream is Unraveling, in 4 charts. As usual, the MSM journalist and the liberal Harvard academic can create charts that reveal a huge problem, but they completely misdiagnose the causes and…

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Why the Austrian Understanding of Money and Banks Is So Important

Jörg Guido Hülsmann writes: The classical economists had rejected the notion that overall monetary spending — in current jargon: aggregate demand — is a driving force of economic growth. The true causes of the wealth of nations are non-monetary factors…

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Gold Price Golden Bottom?

Today I’m going to follow up on my last article “Are commodities at a major turning point”. If commodities and gold are ready to reverse then the first thing that has to happen is the dollar needs to form a top….

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Marc Faber Warns Japan’s Bond-Buying Program is a Ponzi Scheme

Marc Faber, editor and publisher of “The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report”, spoke with Bloomberg TV’s Trish Regan today. He commented on Bill Gross’ remarks about deflation and explained why he thinks Japan is engaged in a Ponzi Scheme. He…

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China Displaces America, Ron Paul on Why We are No Longer Number One

Last week World Bank economists predicted that China would soon displace the United States as the world’s largest economy. The fact that this one-time economic basket case is now positioned to surpass the US is one more sign of the…

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Gold And Silver – 2014 Coud Be A Yawner; Be Prepared For A Surprise –

For the past year, we have been saying that the charts for gold and silver are likely bottoming in a normal manner, and it takes time for a this kind of formation to complete itself. It remains the case, to…

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Bitcoin Price – Are We About to See Another Move Down?

Briefly: we don’t support any short-term positions now. New Bitcoin-related products seem to be hitting the market every day now. New types of altcoins, new kinds of wallets, new services. The currency is surrounded by a wide umbrella of solutions…

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Bitcoin Craptocurrency Ponzi Crash Grinds Towards ZERO, Where’s Max Keiser Hiding?

Bitcoin Craptocurrency has plunged to USD $230, down 81.6% from its USD $1250 high

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Demographic Cliff Great Deflation – Harry Dent on How to Prosper in the Coming Downturn

There’s little happy talk in Harry Dent’s new book, “The Demographic Cliff: How to Survive and Prosper During the Great Deflation of 2014–2019,” yet the author sees incredible opportunities for the investors and businesses that see this crisis coming.

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QE is Hazardous to Your Retirement

A mid 60s woman was chatting with two friends at a Starbucks. I overheard the conversation. It went something like this…

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