The Value of Doing Nothing
Nothing from nothing leaves nothing
You gotta have something if you wanna be with me …
Don’t you remember I told ya, I’m a soldier
In the war on poverty, yeah… (Continue to full article)
Gold Is ‘Money’ Because It Is Plentiful, Not Because It Is Scarce
Gold, and its brother silver, have always been the basis of money, back to the beginnings of “money,” in the late fourth millennium B.C. Already by 2000 B.C., gold and silver had been “money” for over a thousand years–the entire history of “civilization” on this planet. Gold was still the basis of money in the 1960s, in an unbroken line stretching back to the beginnings of history… (Continue to full article)
How To Store Gold At Home
Now that you’ve decided to buy gold and get into true money, its time to think about properly storing and protecting your investment. There are two primary options in safeguarding your gold purchase. You may either arrange to take personal possession, or have your recently purchased gold bullion stored at a third-party insured vault… (Continue to full article)
A Revisionist Theory And History Of Money
The Great Depression of the 1930’s bringing unprecedented world-wide unemployment in its wake was not due to the “contractionist” nature of the gold standard as alleged by John M. Keynes. Nor was it due to “fractional reserve banking” as alleged by Murray Rothbard. Rather, it was due to the national governments sabotaging the clearing system of the international gold standard, namely, the bill market… (Continue to full article)
U.S. Taxpayers Have Spent More Than $80 Billion on ‘Dreamers’
But how much have U.S. taxpayers spent on the DACA beneficiaries so far? How many benefits have DACA people collected while in the U.S. illegally? But your child has to pay for their education… (Continue to full article)
The Awful Future that Looms…
“Let us eat, drink and be merry for tomorrow does not matter.” Recently, federal debt surpassed the $20 Trillion mark (additional state and local debt amount to another $2.9 Trillion). That milestone was greeted by the Ruling Class and a vast preponderance of the citizenry with a yawn and a shrug of the shoulder. As the ongoing determination to promote new entitlement spending and the refusal to rein in, but instead to expand, existing programs continues unabated… (Continue to full article)
US Consumer Comfort Plunges Most In 13 Months As ‘Personal Finance’ Fears Mount
Americans’ confidence suffered its biggest weekly setback in more than a year as optimism about personal finances slumped according to Bloomberg’s Consumer Comfort Index figures… Continue to full article
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