Archives for October, 2013

Outside the Box: Life-Extending Biotechnologies: Creating and Solving Our Economic Problems

  John Mauldin | October 15, 2013 You know I’ve always been a dreamer (spent my life running ’round) And it’s so hard to change (Can’t seem to settle down) But the dreams I’ve seen lately Keep on turning out and burning out And turning out the same So put me on a highway And […]

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Rigging the Game with Impunity

By Justin Spittler, Hard Assets Alliance Analyst Lately, it seems as though a week doesn’t go by in which a major financial institution isn’t entangled in accusations of fraud, market manipulation, or some other unscrupulous behavior. Last summer, it was the Libor price-fixing scandal that captured headlines. Proving that the incident was far from an […]

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Magic Retirement Numbers: As Real as Every Elvis on the Las Vegas Strip

Less than a year after my wife Jo and I were married, we pooled our resources and went into business for ourselves. I was in my late 40s, and it was a huge gamble. If it did not work out, we would have little time left to recover before we wanted to retire. If we […]

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Thoughts from the Frontline: Sometimes They Ring a Bell

  After last week’s discussion of the Affordable Care Act, it would be easy to drift off into all of the negative consequences of the current problems in Washington DC. There’s just so much negative energy every time you turn on the TV that it simply drains you. I am well aware of what’s happening […]

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Thoughts from the Frontline: Sometimes They Ring a Bell

  After last week’s discussion of the Affordable Care Act, it would be easy to drift off into all of the negative consequences of the current problems in Washington DC. There’s just so much negative energy every time you turn on the TV that it simply drains you. I am well aware of what’s happening […]

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Busting Economic and Natural-Resource Myths

The Gold Report: Why is the theory of tapering or turning quantitative easing (QE) off a myth, and who really benefits from QE? Rick Rule: My view—as an investor, not an economist—is that QE is misnamed. I think it’s another way of saying counterfeiting. It exists in large measure because we’re running a trillion-dollar deficit […]

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Busting Economic and Natural-Resource Myths

The Gold Report: Why is the theory of tapering or turning quantitative easing (QE) off a myth, and who really benefits from QE? Rick Rule: My view—as an investor, not an economist—is that QE is misnamed. I think it’s another way of saying counterfeiting. It exists in large measure because we’re running a trillion-dollar deficit […]

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Born Libertarian: Doug Casey on Ron Paul and the Price of Freedom

The Gold Report: Doug, we are at your conference in Tucson, Arizona, the day after former Congressman and presidential candidate Dr. Ron Paul gave the keynote speech to a sold-out crowd. How did you two first meet? Doug Casey: It was about 30 years ago. Ron used to attend my Eris Society—named after the Greek […]

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Born Libertarian: Doug Casey on Ron Paul and the Price of Freedom

The Gold Report: Doug, we are at your conference in Tucson, Arizona, the day after former Congressman and presidential candidate Dr. Ron Paul gave the keynote speech to a sold-out crowd. How did you two first meet? Doug Casey: It was about 30 years ago. Ron used to attend my Eris Society—named after the Greek […]

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“The Situation Is Hopeless, But Not Serious”

“After listening to some of this morning’s speakers, I made sure to program the number of the suicide hotline into my cell phone,” real estate expert Andy Miller joked at the beginning of his speech. And legendary natural-resource investor and chairman of Sprott US Holdings, Rick Rule, quipped, “It’s amazing—I actually get to be the […]

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