The Day We Found Out It Was All Rigged

May 6, 2010 started off as a pretty boring day. The most exciting stories from the morning’s newspapers were reviews of the upcoming Iron Man 2 film. But all that changed at around 2:45pm when, without warning, the stock market…

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The Best Tax Incentive In The World

In a move almost destined to prove that laws and policies have absolutely zero meaning, the European Union released a list of “tax havens” last week… with a massive, giant, highly conspicuous omission. The blacklist contains the names of the…

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The government is coming for your Bitcoin

The same day Bitcoin cracked its all-time high above $11,000, the government dealt its first blow to the crypto world… On Wednesday, a federal judge in San Francisco ordered the popular Bitcoin exchange, Coinbase, to provide the IRS with information…

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Millennials: Read this.

Every year the Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse publishes a detailed report about Global Wealth.

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This Ponzi Scheme is 100xs Bigger Than Bernie Madoff

By January 1920, much of Europe was in total chaos following the end of the first World War. Unemployment soared and steep inflation was setting in across Spain, Italy, Germany, etc. But an Italian-American businessman who was living in Boston…

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This stock returned 5,900% during the last oil boom… and we’re buying it again today

It’s one of the best sectors in the world for explosive gains…

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This billionaire’s “$5 million test” will make you a way better investor

In 1982, a man named Jim Tisch bought seven supertankers for $42 million. He found them by cold calling companies he found in the Yellow Pages.

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The Craziest Mortgage Scheme I’ve Ever Seen

The Great Financial Crisis happened because Wall Street was financing homes for people who couldn’t afford them.

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The US government lost nearly $1 trillion in FY2017. Again

Original Link | SovereignMan There was a time, centuries ago, that France was the dominant superpower in the world. They had it all. Overseas colonies. An enormous military. Social welfare programs like public hospitals and beautiful monuments. Most of it…

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Nightstick Democracy at its finest…

Pretty much all the stories you’ve heard coming out of Venezuela are true– countless people eating out of garbage cans, the appalling shortages of basic staples like food, medicine, and even soap… and the lines.

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