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Why buy gold now? Because I don’t know
December 06, 2018
December 6, 2018. Gold is for the I don’t knows. And right now, there are a LOT of I don’t knows. ...
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Guess which bank just froze my funds over a simple transfer
June 29, 2018
June 29, 2018. Unable to tell for certain whether that $5,000 wire transfer to Aunt Sally was for legitimate purposes or part of some grand tax evasion scheme, banks have defaulted to being suspicious of everyone and everything. ...
Why Big Banks LOVE Paying Fines to the U.S. Government
May 08, 2018
The government is essentially charging a fee to look the other way, and allow banks to continue screwing their customers. ...
The world’s most powerful banker sees chance of “market panic”
April 09, 2018
"...the Fed will have to raise rates faster and/ or sell more securities, which certainly could lead to more uncertainty and market volatility. Whether this would lead to a recession or not, we don’t know." ...
This fund’s investment performance rivals Bitcoin, puts Warren Buffett to shame.
January 16, 2018
They have a LEGAL monopoly on their product. ...
The day I found out it was all rigged
January 09, 2018
When the banks’ trading algorithms performed well and they all made money, the profit was theirs to keep. But when the software failed and the banks lost money from their own mistakes, the exchanges gave them a do-over. ...
How the Blockchain Can Free You From The Banking Industry
October 27, 2017
In principle, cryptocurrencies are the best way for people to take back their freedom to act in their own best interests, without relying on manipulative banks. ...
The Fed is Not Political, And I Have a Bridge To Sell You
April 25, 2017
There is an old saying that one should never talk about politics or religion. I think that is just a way to make sure people don't talk about anything productive or eye opening. And I think it is basically the same attitude that makes the New York Times tell ...