Tag Archives: economy

30 Stats To Show To Anyone Who Does Not Believe The Middle Class Is Being Destroyed

The 30 statistics that you are about to read prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that the middle class in America is being systematically destroyed.  Once upon a time, the United States had the largest and most prosperous middle class in the history of the world, but now that is changing at a staggering ...

Is The Dollar And Equities Ready To Crash?

As the yearly end of summer doldrums engulf the Hamptons, the uber-wealthy position themselves for a rocky coming storm when the robust fall trading season begins. Some of the most memorable major equity collapses happen during this time of year. Logic, fundamentals and sound business analysis has very little to do in forecasting when the ...

NAFTA Is 20 Years Old – Here Are 20 Facts That Show How It Is Destroying The Economy

Back in the early 1990s, the North American Free Trade Agreement was one of the hottest political issues in the country.  When he was running for president in 1992, Bill Clinton promised that NAFTA would result in an increase in the number of high quality jobs for Americans that it would reduce illegal immigration.  Ross ...

The Public Theft Of Private Assets Always Precedes An Economic Collapse And That Time Is Upon Us

The American economy is living on borrowed time through the infusion of massive amounts of “printed out of thin air” cash being printed by the Federal Reserve. Anyone with an IQ above room temperature knows that the inevitable economic crash is looming on the horizon. The deficit is $17 trillion dollars and that is the ...

14 Reasons Why The U.S. Economy’s Bubble Of False Prosperity May Be About To Burst

Did you know that a major event just happened in the financial markets that we have not seen since the financial crisis of 2008?  If you rely on the mainstream media for your news, you probably didn't even hear about it.  Just prior to the last stock market crash, a massive amount of money was ...

Alasdair Macleod – The Silver Fix, China, Gold And Global de-Dollarization (VIDEO)

“The Shanghai Cooperation Organization Will Be the Most Powerful Economic Block We Have Ever Seen.” There are few analyst like Alasdair Macleod. Straight forward, keen sense of humor and spot on with his research. Mr. Macleod joins us today to discuss the silver fix transformation. The “fix” is not ending, but it should be a little ...

Job = Just Over Broke

If you are fortunate enough to have a job in America today, the phrase "just over broke" probably describes you.  Yes, there are a handful of jobs that certainly pay very well, but most Americans that work for somebody else are just barely making it from month to month.  More than half of all working ...

The Statistics Do Not Lie! Welfare Is The Best Paying Entry Level Job In 35 States!

Recently, a friend asked me what would I recommend his daughter major in as she begins college this fall.  I thought for a moment and answered “welfare”.  The father was quite taken back as I took out my IPAD and forwarded him some of my files which contains our recent economic statistics. There are 35 states ...

What Will Happen First, An Economic Collapse Or Martial Law?

What will happen first? Will we fall under the specter of martial law and all that entails? Or, will we experience an economic collapse prior to martial law? In the present state of affairs, it is very easy to focus on the invasion of America through our Southern border as the Fifth column insurgents make their ...

Corporatism Stifles Innovation

For an economy to grow and create actual wealth, innovation is a bedrock component in the development of enhanced prosperity. Prosperity is an intriguing concept. Simply making and accumulating money falls short of establishing a successful economic model. This recent report illustrates a prime example. Facebook stock soars, as company briefly passes IBM in market value. ...

85 Super Wealthy People Have More Money Than The Poorest 3.5 Billion Combined

The global economy is structured to systematically funnel wealth to the very top of the pyramid, and this centralization of global wealth is accelerating with each passing year.  According to the United Nations, 85 super wealthy people have more money than the poorest 3.5 billion people on the planet combined.  And 1.2 billion of those ...

Andy Hoffman | They’re Screaming We’re Not Going To Let You Out (VIDEO)

I sat down with Andy Hoffman, Media Director at Miles Franklin Precious Metals to follow up his latest podcast, The Best Laid Plans. As many of you know Andy writes a daily newsletter for Miles Franklin and covers the markets from top to bottom. Not only does his analysis dig down into the heart of ...

It’s So Bizarre, It’s Beyond Comprehension How Bad It Is – David Morgan (VIDEO)

Thursday we sat down with David Morgan, the Silver Guru, from The Morgan Report, to discuss the recent market action, specifically, the gold and silver slam on July 14 and 15. Wash, rinse, repeat is what David see’s with the recent take down in gold and silver. The Commitment of Traders, even in this completely rigged, ...

The Head Of ‘The Central Bank Of The World’ Warns That Another Great Financial Crisis May Be Coming

Most people have never heard of Jaime Caruana even though he is the head of an immensely powerful organization.  He has been serving as the General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements since 2009, and he will continue in that role until 2017.  The Bank for International Settlements is a rather boring name, and ...

BRICS Will Announce The Creation Of Their Own Development Bank

The Development Bank of emerging countries to be created at their summit in Brazil aims to rival the World Bank and the Bretton Woods institutions. In July 1944, representatives of 44 countries met in a hotel in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, USA, to design the new model of trade and financial relations among the world’s major ...

The Numbers Are So Artificial Now, It Wouldn’t Take Much For The “Beach Ball” To Pop-Up – Eric Dubin (VIDEO)

“$50,000 dollar gold and all these other numbers that other people have thrown out, wouldn’t be all that crazy…” Maybe excess profit taxes come into play and since you don’t have paperwork for something you bought, the IRS might say “Oh, ok, your basis price is zero, and therefore, everything you’re selling it for has to ...

Bubbles, Bubbles Everywhere

Is there any doubt that we are living in a bubble economy?  At this moment in the United States we are simultaneously experiencing a stock market bubble, a government debt bubble, a corporate bond bubble, a bubble in San Francisco real estate, a farmland bubble, a derivatives bubble and a student loan debt bubble.  And of ...