The one inescapable drag on the economy and every American taxpayer or government dependant is the interest obligation paid on the national debt. Indebtedness is nothing new to this country, but the inability to service the public debt stretches over the last half century. This trend is so disturbing that politicians […]
from SGT Report:
Author and founder of Casey Research, Doug Casey joins me to shoot straight about the US government debt, the future of the US Dollar, President Trump and gold. And you may not like what he has to say about any of it. I have started a Patreon account. Please consider […]
from Zero Hedge:
In a “new world order under enormous strain” and in “the titanic struggle with forces of radicalism … we can’t stand by and lament, we’ve got to be involved,” said John McCain who quoted by the EU Observer. “I trust the EU,” he said, defending an opposite view from that of […]
March 15 is also the “Ides of March,” the day on which Julius Caesar was assassinated, the date Shakespeare’s soothsayer famously said to “beware” of. Between Caesar and Tsar, is March 15 the ideal date for a coup against Trump, or at least the beginnings of one?
by James Perloff, Jamesperloff.com:
The MacMillan Dictionary […]
Contributed by Brad Peters, SGT Report:
Act I: Wheres the Inflation?
Many have asked, with all the printing taking place, why is inflation relatively tame? Sure, we see increases in health care costs, 10-15% annually in food, and 10-20% in precious metals over the last few years but when the overall money supply triples […]
Note: At the time of this post Bitcoin was at $1,203 USD
by Charles Bovaird, Coin Desk:
Bitcoin is showing no sign of dropping below its all-time highs. After trading above $1,000 for more than two weeks, the bitcoin price has now provided what analysts believe is ample evidence the digital currency’s price has […]
UPDATE: Bitcoin just hit $1,182
by Stan Higgins, Coindesk:
The price of bitcoin has reached a new all-time high.
Bitcoin prices hit a high of $1,172.09, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) – surpassing a level first set more than three years ago in November 2013, when the BPI reported an average […]
Bitcoin Price Gets Ready to Factor In Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF Approval
by William Suberg, Coin Telegraph:
Speculation is growing about the consequences for Bitcoin if the Winklevoss twins’ Bitcoin ETFgets regulatory approval in March.
After almost four years of waiting, the US Securities and Exchange Commission is nearing its “yes” or “no” […]
by Frank Shostak, Mises:
Fed policymakers are of the view that the correct interest rate policy could bring the economy onto a path of economic stability and low price inflation. The idea is to guide interest rates toward what is called the “natural” interest rate. The natural rate is believed to be one that […]