Archives for February, 2016

Weekend Edition: When Cash Is Outlawed… Only Outlaws Will Have Cash

Editor’s Note: When the Fed wants to confiscate your money, who will stop it? In today’s Weekend Edition, Agora founder Bill Bonner explains that holding paper cash is the only way to protect your money from the Deep State. Bill originally wrote this essay on February 17, 2016, in Bill Bonner’s Diary. By Bill Bonner, […]

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Doug Casey: Why the Euro Is a Doomed Currency

For a long time, I’ve advocated that the world’s governments should default on their debt. I recognize that this is an outrageous-sounding proposal. However, the debts accumulated by the governments of the U.S., Japan, Europe and dozens of other countries constitute a gigantic mortgage on the next two or three generations, as yet unborn. Savings […]

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The “Strong” Jobs Numbers Are a Big Lie

Washington is pretty proud of the employment numbers it has been pumping out. The Labor Department recently reported that the US unemployment rate dropped to 4.9% in January. That’s an eight-year low going back to the 2008–2009 Financial Crisis. The actual number of new jobs was a little on the light side, at 151,000 versus […]

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Your Dividend Has Been Terminated

Major miners are shutting down… If you’ve been reading the Dispatch, you know commodity prices have crashed. Iron ore, the key ingredient in steel, has plunged 64% over the past two years. Copper, which goes into everything from plumbing parts to electrical wiring, has dropped 36%. Lumber has dropped 29%. The Bloomberg Commodity Index, which […]

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Friedman: The 2016 Election Isn’t All That Important for Investors

As an outsider to the investment community, I am constantly struck by its obsession with politics… and particularly with the role of the president. Attention and money flow to candidates in the belief that there is a unique importance to the president in shaping the republic’s future. I find that interesting because, in my view, […]

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Connecting the Dots: Don’t Fall for the Government Fake-Out

Washington, DC is pretty proud of the employment numbers it has been pumping out. Most recently, the Labor Department reported that the US unemployment rate dropped to 4.9% in January. That’s an eight-year low going back to the 2008–2009 Financial Crisis. The actual number of new jobs was a little on the light side, at […]

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Why Yesterday’s Big Oil Announcement Doesn’t Mark the Bottom

Governments are desperately trying to prop up oil prices… If you’ve been reading the Dispatch, you know the oil market is in crisis. The price of oil has plummeted 73% since June 2014. Last Thursday, oil closed at $26.21, its lowest level in 13 years. Low oil prices have sparked a global sell-off in oil […]

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Whoever Does Not Respect the Penny is Not Worthy of the Dollar

This definitive sign of a currency collapse is easy to see… When paper money literally becomes trash. Maybe you’ve seen images depicting hyperinflation in Germany after World War I. The German government had printed so much money that it became worthless. Technically, German merchants still accepted the currency, but it was impractical to use. It […]

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How to Maximize Your Gains During the Gold Bull Market

Gold stocks have exploded higher… If you’ve been following our work, you know we expect the price of gold to soar. Since the 2008 financial bust, world governments have engaged in a desperate attempt to reinflate the global economy. Acting through their central banks, they’ve created trillions in new currency units. They’ve borrowed massive sums […]

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Why You Should Learn to Appreciate a Good Crisis

Editor’s Note: The Casey Research offices are closed today in observance of President’s Day. In place of our regular daily market commentary, we’re sharing an interview between Casey Research editorial director Brian Hunt and Palm Beach Research Group co-founder Tom Dyson. Brian and Tom discussed a key investing strategy…one that elite investors Warren Buffett and […]

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