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Silver and Gold: Why Precious Metals Aren’t

Silver and Gold: Why Precious Metals Aren’t

“Silver and gold have always been a way to preserve wealth through recorded history.” That was then and this is now. If you stole Inca gold and took it to Spain, you were wealthy because Spain wasn’t trading with South America. It was plundering South America. If your country started to tank, you could...
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Let Them Eat Gold: The Precious Metal Bubble

Let Them Eat Gold: The Precious Metal Bubble

EDITED ON Independence Day: Here is a typical reply to this post: “Gold and silver have been storehouses of wealth since the beginning of time.” That’s right, they have – and they still are – FOR KINGS AND NATIONS which field armies and FEED them to protect their precious metals – which are only precious as storehouses...
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Rich Dad, Poor Dad, Prepper Dad? Even Robert Kiyosaki Is Warning That An Economic Collapse Is Coming

Rich Dad, Poor Dad, Prepper Dad? Even Robert Kiyosaki Is Warning That An Economic Collapse Is Coming

Are you familiar with Robert Kiyosaki? He is best known for the "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" series of books.  Over 26 million books authored by Kiyosaki have been sold and he is recognized as a financial expert by millions of people across the globe.  Well, guess what?  Even Robert Kiyosaki is warning that...
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Silly Bands and the Gold Bubble

Silly Bands and the Gold Bubble

A bubble is what happens when individuals who would generally shy away from an asset or investment become so crazed by it, that they throw all rational and logical thought aside in the hopes of attaining possession of said asset at nearly any price, no matter how over inflated its value has become. In...
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The Fake Bull Market: A Dollar Mirage

The Fake Bull Market: A Dollar Mirage

José Tomás The SP 500 hit an apocryphal low during the financial crisis of 666 in March of 2009 from which point it has surged to more than double in price in about two years. This bull market is one of the most robust in  US equities history; its only rivals are the end...
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