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  • Dollar panic expected in 2014 as foreigners dump their currency holdings
    Dollar panic expected in 2014 as foreigners dump their currency holdings
    On Jan. 5, economic analyst John Williams of ShadowStats spoke with Greg Hunter in a recent interview regarding events for 2014, and the coming financial crisis forecast for this year. During the 30 minute interview, Williams confidently predicted...
  • Gold migration from west to east
    Gold migration from west to east
    Gold has historically been a popular store of value, particularly in times of economic uncertainty. In this day and age when the collapse of major currencies is imminent due to excessive fiat currency printing, there has been a noticeable shift in...
  • The great reset
    The great reset
    The year 2016 has been purported to be when the great reset of major currencies is to take place following the anticipated collapse of the US Dollar. In order for the reset to take place as necessitated by a hyperinflationary depression, there...
  • Playing with the endgame
    Playing with the endgame
    Is the US losing its shine in the world? The US Dollar appears to be losing its popularity as the world's reserve currency. Will the Chinese Yuan take over? What of the debt ceiling increase in the US being postponed? How about the decision...
  • Hard assets as a play against hyperinflation
    Hard assets as a play against hyperinflation
    Well before the onset of hyperinflation and the public's concomitant rush to purchase consumer goods, such as food and basic survival items, in an attempt to beat the falling value of fiat currency, one would be well advised to have...
  • Governments will be responsible for food riots
    Governments will be responsible for food riots
    With the onset of hyperinflation, the price of food will reach astronomical levels far higher than in the least affordable by the working class and middle class masses. That there will be unprecedented raids on not only stores of food items such...
  • Trouncing the effects of hyperinflation
    Trouncing the effects of hyperinflation
    One usually associates hyperinflation with the misfortune encountered by the Weimar Republic in the earlier part of the 20th century. A more recent example of hyperinflation can be seen in the Zimbabwean economy, where the largest denomination of...
  • The after-effects of a currency collapse
    The after-effects of a currency collapse
    Supposing the value of the fiat currency in one's pocket or bank account (if not confiscated) reaches zero due to rampant hyperinflation brought about by interest rate hikes on US Treasury bonds. The interest payable by the US Treasury on such...
  • The Advent of Multiple Currency Collapses
    The advent of multiple currency collapses
    For those not quite in the loop as to ongoing economic irregularities in the world, watching the news and reading articles on the internet might be a good place to start, and furthermore continue to stay informed with a view to preserving value in...
  • 100 Trillion Dollars
    Trillion-dollar coin proposed as solution to debt ceiling problem
    On Monday, Keynesian economist Paul Krugman discussed and gave his approval for a proposal to produce a platinum coin with a face value of $1 trillion and use seigniorage to sidestep the debt ceiling in the event of an unwillingness by Congress to...
  • Coming Economic Collapse
    Slow motion train wreck: The impending economic collapse
    Corporate earnings have been strong over Q4 2011 & Q1, 2012 but that trend may be changing. Earning announcements for Q2 are coming in and showing a definite weakening in corporate earnings. What does this mean to you?Corporate earnings are...
  • Ben Bernanke
    Federal Reserve to continue ineffective policies
    On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve decided to extend the stimulus program known as "Operation Twist" by buying $267 billion in longer-dated securities by the end of 2012. Stocks initially fell due to disappointment among investors that...
  • Barack Obama hands folded
    Beat Obama Committee looks at historical results of deficit spending
    Henderson, Nevada - People are angry about Barack Obama’s deficit spending and the rapid expansion of our national debt. But there seems to be an underlying sense of denial that things can get worse from here.The media assures us that...
  • Eating a slushy
    Beat Obama Committee Compares Economic Fantasies with Reality
    Henderson, Nevada - Showing us all just how out of touch he is with the struggling American people, Barack Obama told a woman at a town hall meeting in January that he finds it “interesting” that her husband can’t find a job.If...
  • $Z 100 Trillion
    Currency debasement and the Federal Reserve
    A recent press release by the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) announced a goal of an inflation rate of 2% over the long term. Such an inflation rate amounts to an 18.3% decrease in the purchasing power of the dollar...