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Financial headlines of the day.

Dateline: 02.21.17

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Employees across US fired after joining ‘Day Without Immigrants’ protest
Now they will file for unemployment… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold Is the Ace Up Trump’s Sleeve
It may be early in the life-cycle of the President Trump trend, but the outlook is clear: This is good for gold… (Continue to full article)

11 Deeply Alarming Facts About America’s Crumbling Infrastructure
No matter what your particular political perspective is, if there is one thing that virtually everyone in the United States can agree upon it is the fact that America’s infrastructure is crumbling. Previous generations of Americans conquered an entire continent and erected the greatest system of infrastructure that the world had ever seen, but… (Continue to full article)

This Is One Of The Big Reasons Why So Many Families Are Feeling Extreme Financial Stress
When the cost of living rises faster than paychecks do year after year, eventually that becomes a very big problem… (Continue to full article)

7 Common Tax Mistakes That Could Cost You Thousands
There aren’t many people who like doing their taxes, but it’s even worse when you end up paying Uncle Sam more than is necessary. Unfortunately, one in five Americans who did their own taxes paid an… (Continue to full article)

A look at the economy Trump inherited, which he calls a ‘mess’
President Donald Trump on Thursday continued to disparage the U.S. economy, painting a dystopian picture of massive job loss, violent inner cities and rising drug abuse… (Continue to full article)

S&P 500/Silver Ratio Suggests S&P 500 To Head LOWER & Silver (and gold) HIGHER
The Great Precious Metals Market Disconnect that took place four years ago is now a ticking TIME BOMB. While the Fed and Central Banks have been relatively successful in propping up the broader stock, bond and real estate markets, time is not on their side. The more the highly inflated markets continue higher, the more breath-taking will be the inevitable collapse… (Continue to full article)

Expect $30 Silver In 2017 – Maybe Even Higher – Here’s Why
How low and how high will the price of silver range on the PAPER marketsfine silver fine gold during 2017? Knowing the influence central bankers, politicians, HFT algos, bullion banks and JPMorgan exercise over increasingly managed markets it is impossible to answer the question, and it is probably the wrong question to ask. Instead, what do we know with a high degree of certainty? (Continue to full article)

Greenspan: Ron Paul Was Right About The Gold Standard
“When I was Chair of the Federal Reserve I used to testify before US Congressman Ron Paul… we had some interesting discussions… We would never have reached this position of extreme indebtedness were we on the gold standard, because the gold standard is a way of ensuring that fiscal policy never gets out of line.”… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

Al Jarreau, ‘Take Five‘ ~ 1976

Singer and vocal percussionist Al Jarreau passed away last week. Born Alwin Lopez Jarreau on March 12, 1940 in Milwaukee, his first exposure to music was through his mother and father, church singer and pianist respectively.

Working as a rehabilitation counselor in San Francisco, he moonlighted with a jazz trio led by George Duke. A successful duo gig in 1967 In Sausalito convinced him to try to make his living in jazz. Six Grammys and fifteen Grammy nominations later, it was a good decision.

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Double Eagle Headlines: 02.09.17

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Bundesbank Has Completed Gold Repatriation From New York Fed, Three Years Ahead Of Schedule
Even these crooks don’t trust the FED… What does THAT tell you??? (Continue to full article)

Car Loans Versus Subprime Mortgages – Are there any parallels?
Looking at cars on line last night and was shocked at the prices for ones that are three years old. Used to be that I could buy a house for that kind of money. Think that I might buy the 1970 Chevrolet C/K 30 for $1,500.00… OR – rather than have your car repo’d – take it for a nice drive in the Arizona desert and jump the cliff with Thelma and Louise… Is there such a thing as a “subprime car loan bubble” brewing? Both Jamie Dimon (J.P Morgan boss) and comedian John Oliver seem to think so… (Continue to full article)

Americans Haven’t Been This Positive About The US Economy Since July 2007, But…
How did that work out for them??? (Continue to full article)

Initial Jobless Claims Plunge To 44 Year Lows
While continuing claims continue to rise post-election, initial jobless claims have collapsed back to with 1k of the lowest levels since 1973. While everything is awesome with this print, one wonders what happens next? Which is more likely – higher or lower from here??? I would rather not sit around and watch the ugly end of this story. It really matters not who sits on the throne in DC – we still have tens of millions not working, because no one will hire them…  (Continue to full article)

Swamp Thing Takes Over Treasury – ForclosureGate II, the Sequel
ForclosureGate (circa 2010 forward): Widespread mortgage fraud as a result of an unregulated, rigged housing market guaranteed to create a collapse and waves of foreclosures, all of which leads to major hardship for homeowners and their families… (Continue to full article)

Here’s How Wall Street Is Ripping You Off, and What You Can Do About It
Let’s say you are buying a $10,000 corporate bond which the firm is showing on their computer screen with a one point commission. One point means $10 per thousand or a total commission of $100 on a $10,000 bond trade. The honest broker who is truly looking out for the best interests of his client, will do the trade as it appears on the computer screen. But to placate its greedy brokers… And the beat goes on… (Continue to full article)

Red Flag: US Consumer Bankruptcies on the Rise
US bankruptcy filings by consumers rose 5.4% in January, compared to January last year, to 52,421 according to the American Bankruptcy Institute. In December, they’d already risen 4.5% from a year earlier. This was the first time that consumer bankruptcies increased back-to-back since 2010. However, business bankruptcies began to surge in… (Continue to full article)

Overhauling Dodd-Frank May Not Succeed, but Also May Not Matter
Nancy Pelosi says President Trump’s call to reshape Dodd-Frank is a “massive con” and that he is putting #WallStreetFirst. Sadly, she has set the tone for Congressional Democrats, siding with… (Continue to full article)

3 Reasons Houses Are Getting Harder to Afford
Rising mortgage rates, bigger jumps in home prices and still-moderate income growth are adding up to a triple threat for the housing market this spring. Home affordability fell to the lowest level in… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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D.E. HEADLINES: 02.07.17

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As gold hits a three-month high, here’s how investors suggest playing it now
Gold’s shining winning streak shows no signs of letting up, and one portfolio manager sees this as the perfect chance for investors to get into the commodity. But that is part of the problem – THEY only look at it as a ‘commodity’… (Continue to full article)

Drug prices rose 11% last year, providing fuel for both sides of price debate
The cost did not rise – but their profits certain;ly did… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold Is the Ace Up Trump’s Sleeve
It may be early in the life-cycle of the President Trump trend, but the outlook is clear: This is good for gold. Gold is the ace up Trump’s sleeve… (Continue to full article)

Debt Apocalypse Beckons As U.S. Consumer Bankruptcies Do Something They Haven’t Done In Almost 7 Years
When debt grows much faster than GDP for an extended period of time, it is inevitable that a good portion of that debt will start to go bad at some point. We witnessed a perfect example of this in 2008, and now it is starting to happen again… (Continue to full article)

ANOTHER TAKE: Drug Prices Are Soaring: Here’s Why You May Not Get the Meds You Need
The base price of the most commonly used brand-name drugs rose on average by nearly 11 percent in 2016, providing added grist to the debate over the need for government intervention to slow the rate… (Continue to full article)

GOLD Will Win Out Over the Current Concept of Money – Eventually!
The age-old battle of what should be money continues. Today, the battle is between the banking establishment and the masses of people who trade our markets. The establishment desires to enslave the people with their imaginary ‘cyber’ digits and a cashless society. The people, however, desire a tangible object like silver & gold… (Continue to full article)

Ending the FED: Not an Easy Task
Fed money makes up less than 1% of the money emitted and controlled by the FED. Actually the US… (Continue to full article)

Why Nickels and Pennies Worry the Government
It is now unlawful to melt down nickels and pennies because they contain metals that are more valuable as… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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Double Eagle Headlines: 02.06.18

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Learning to Prosper in Silver
We live in the era of the sound-bite. In our televised news, every subject – no matter the complexity – is presented in two minutes or less. Our newspapers are the print equivalent of the sound-bite. TV programs exist which present longer discussions of important subjects. News magazines exist which provide longer print features. But no depth of understanding… (Continue to full article)


The Metals Mixed Messages

A great week for stocks and you can find out a bit more on my thoughts about that at my free blog and I’m sure you’ll enjoy my short thoughts.The metals continue to show some mixed strength, and weakness, but the week ahead should tell us if a low is in fact in, or if more basing is needed. Gold gained 2.73% as we moved through the first week of Chinese… (Continue to full article)

This Past Week in Gold
Technical analyst Jack Chan charts the latest moves in the gold and silver markets. Our proprietary cycle indicator is up. The gold sector is on a long-term buy signal. Long-term signals can last for months and years and are more suitable for investors holding for long term. The gold… (Continue to full article)

Gold was not selected arbitrarily by government…
“Gold was not selected arbitrarily by governments tobe the monetary standard. Gold had developed formany centuries on the free market as the best money; as the commodity providing the most stable and desirable monetary medium…I see a great future for gold and silver coins as the currency people may increasingly turn to when paper currencies begin to disintegrate… (Continue to full article)

Another Housing Crash Ahead?
For The First Time Since 2008, It Costs Over $1000/Month To Purchase A Median U.S. Home… (Continue to full article)

America’s Biggest Companies Are Slashing Jobs At The Fastest Rate Since The Financial Crisis
Just last week, Americans were reassured (twice) that everything is awesome in the US labor market as ADP and BLS data showed jobs-jobs-jobs everywhere. However, along with wage stagnation (and a rising unemployment rate), there is a bigger problem, as Deutsche Bank warns, aside from soft earnings, hiring at America’s biggest companies is slowing down for the first time since 2010… (Continue to full article)

50% Correction Is Impossible! Really?
Stock prices have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau. I do not feel there will be soon if ever a 50 or 60 point break from present levels, such as they have predicted. I expect to see the stock market a good deal higher within a few months.” ~ Dr. Irving Fisher, Economist at Yale University 1929 (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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Dateline: 02.03.17

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Appeals Court Reinstates JPM Silver Rigging Case
The New York 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled yesterday that District Court Judge Engelmayer was in error when he dismissed the Silver price rigging lawsuits against JP Morgan. The appellate court felt that Engelmayer’s dismissal reasons amounted to “impermissible fact finding” and placed too high of a bar in concluding that plaintiffs had not adequately plead their case… (Continue to full article)

Democratic Party Policies Hurt the US Working Class
The economic hardship for the working class was actually to a large extent the result of policies supported by the Democratic Party in the United States and social democratic parties across Europe… (Continue to full article)

Home Ownership Levels Back To 1993
According to the US Census Bureau, the US homeownership rate rose for the second consecutive quarter to 63.7% in Q4 2017. The US is finally back to where “the great leap forward” in homeownership rates began in 1995 under President Bill Clinton… (Continue to full article)

Home Prices Rising Much Faster Than Wages
AFFORDABLE HOUSING” ALERT! Home prices rise 5.6% yoy (too bad wages are growing at 2.5% YOY)… (Continue to full article)

Buy Gold Because of Uncertainty not Doomsday
Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight World not been as close to self-destruction since 1953 Threat of nuclear powers, climate change and technology all considered heightened risks First time the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists have singled out an indi… (Continue to full article)

Weaker US$ Could Send Gold and Gold Stocks to Higher Targets
Gold has underperformed both in nominal and real terms. Last week it formed a bearish reversal in nominal terms and against foreign currencies. However, the good news for bulls is the US Dollar Index lost support at 100, due to the Trump adm… (Continue to full article)

Price controls and propaganda
Most economists agree on one thing; price controls do not work. Many go on to say they create shortages of goods, which inevitably drives black market prices even higher than they would otherwise be.Price controls were last tried in the 1970s, and ever… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

Think about it… but don’t wait too long!

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Dateline: 01.27.17 ~ Late Day Edition

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Currecide: The Globalists’ Planned Annihilation of Your Savings and Freedom
I wanted to share some of Stewart Dougherty’s thoughts, which are raw, unedited and quite insightful:I totally agree with what you wrote me previously about gold going ballistic this year. It’s probably better set-up right now than at any other time in history, for a large number of reasons. I hope it can finally overwhelm, once and for all the… They’re coming to take it away – ha-ha!!! (Continue to full article)

Timely Thoughts on Silver
The futures appear headed to the 16.580 target shown. I posted this Hidden Pivot support in the chat room Thursday morning, but it was probably of little help to traders because of the downtrend’s rabid demeanor. I am not suggesting bottom-fishing with the usual penny-ante stop-loss, since the target closely coincides with some important lows from mid-January… (Continue to full article)

The Search for El Dorado – Lost City of Gold
For hundreds of years, treasure hunters and historians alike have searched for El Dorado, the lost city of gold. The idea of a city filled with gold and other riches has a natural appeal, drawing the attention of individuals from all over the world in hopes of discovering the ultimate treasure, and an ancient wonder…. (Continue to full article)

What Would A Labor-Centered Economy Look Like?
How about moving the power to create money from the apex of the pyramid down to its lowest level? (Continue to full article)

Coincidence? Dow Hits 20,000 As National Debt Reaches $20 Trillion
The Dow Jones Industrial Average provides us with some pretty strong evidence that our “stock market boom” has been fueled by debt… (Continue to full article)

Fed Bankers Mocked Unemployed As Lazy Drug Users
All of this from drug PUSHERS… (Continue to full article)

New Home Sales Fall To 1991 Levels
But, But, But… Can I still buy at 1991 levels??? (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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Catch-up Time: 01.21.17

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The Dallas Pension Fiasco Is Just The Beginning
The recent blow-up of the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System was entirely predictable. Whilst it is tempting to blame unusual circumstances for the recent lock-up of redemptions and likely substantial reductions to pensions for those still in the fund, many other American pension funds are heading down the same road… (Continue to full article)

Trump And A New Gold-Backed Dollar
Trump recently said, “We will no longer surrender this country, or its people, to the false song of globalism.” In our view, there’s only one way Trump could fight the global elites and their SDR plan: return the dollar to some sort of gold backing… (Continue to full article)

The Curse of Econ 101
When it comes to basic policy questions such as the minimum wage, introductory economics can be more misleading than it is helpful… (Continue to full article)

The Government Marks 20 Years of Failure to Balance Its Books
The Government Accountability Office on Thursday released its annual evaluation of the consolidated financial statement of the federal government, and for the 20th time in a row, dating back to 1997, was unable to offer an opinion on the reliability of the government’s books because of widespread accounting and financial management failures… (Continue to full article)

The Demise of The Taxpayer
Politicians like to talk about how the hardworking taxpayer is being protected from the tentacles of government by their votes. But the reality is the taxpayer revenues are becoming a minor source of income… (Continue to full article)

Secrets of International Banking from a Banker
Kings and dictators, czars and presidents, shoguns and emperors, all of the “powerful” were engaged in the grand and glorious work of war, conquest, dominion and force. There was no time to think of gold, money or prosperity… (Continue to full article)

The Biggest Gold Heist Of All Time
In 524 BC, a group of pirates set sail for Sifnos, an ancient Greek island famed for its vast gold and silver mines.

The mines of Sifnos were unparalleled in the ancient world. They produced so much gold and silver that the local government at Sifnos could erect countless monuments, invest in new public works, and still easily have a substantial balance remaining at the end of each year to distribute to the citizens.

When the pirates arrived, they robbed the island of 100 talents of gold, an unfathomable sum at the time… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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Double Eagle Headlines: 01.18.17

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Uncertain In 2017? Analysts Expect “Silver and Gold Rally Under Trump”
Unstable economic conditions and a Trump presidency may cause a rally in precious metals… (Continue to full article)

Gold is doing something it hasn’t since 2011
The popular gold-tracking GLD ETF has risen in 13 of the past 15 sessions through Tuesday, the first time it has done so since summer of 2011. Gold up 7%… (Continue to full article)

Everything ‘Too Big to Fail’ in 2008 is Bigger and more Dangerous Today
What snowflake could precipitate the next financial panic? Deutsche Bank is an obvious candidate. Less obvious is a failure to deliver physical gold by a London bullion bank… (Continue to full article)

U.S. stock market under pressure as the American retail picture darkens further
Target, Kohls, Wal-Mart and J.C. Penney tumble… (Continue to full article)

Expect $30 Silver In 2017 – Maybe Even Higher
How low and how high will the price of silver range on the PAPER marketsfine silver fine gold during 2017? Knowing the influence central bankers, politicians, HFT algos, bullion banks and JPMorgan exercise over increasingly managed markets it is impossible to answer the question, and it is probably the wrong question to ask. Instead, what do we know with a high degree of certainty?… (Continue to full article)

Check Your Change! Certain Recent US Coins Are Worth $Thousands
There are a number of U.S. error coins and die varieties in circulation today worth from $30 to $35,000 because they have small distinguishing characteristics that make them rare and valuable. This article will tell you which of your pocket change coins might be worth a large premium over face value, and why… (Continue to full article)

The Hidden Child Tax: Cost of Raising Children is Up
Call it a Child Tax. Here’s a succinct graphic by Unbiased America suggesting why Americans are having fewer children… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

Life, Liberty & All That Jazz is now heard at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) for TWO-HOURS, each Monday through Friday on The Micro Effect.

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Workin’, workin’, workin’ in a coal mine…

Welcome to the new week, and the final week of eight dark years and the B.S. of a “recovered economy.

This weekend has been busy for us, as we have spent better than two days performing the arduous task of merging websites – in this case – merging in its entirety, The Golden IRA website into Kettle Moraine Precious Metals. You will find the complete breakdown of this important section in the right hand column of this site.

But to make it easy CLICK HERE.

Double Eagle Headlines: 01.15.17

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The Secret of Wealth Preservation
We have a failure to communicate. The vast majority of the investment public in the Western world has no understanding –at all – about how to preserve and protect their wealth. Of the minority of the investment community with some understanding of wealth preservation, almosti nvariably it is a flawed understanding. Understanding wealth preservation… (Continue to full article)

Gold, Silver, and US Equities
“Never, never be afraid to do what’s right, especially if the well-being of a person or animal is at stake. Society’s punishments are small compared to the wounds we inflict on our soul when we look the other way.”Martin Luther King“The tyrant dies and his rule is over; the martyr dies and his reign begins.”Søren Kierkegaard”Cæsar was swimming… (Continue to full article)

Lady Liberty will be a black woman on a U.S. gold coin in April
The coin, with a $100 face value, will commemorate the 225th anniversary of the Mint’s coin production, the Mint and the Treasury Department announced on Thursday. Going on sale April 6, it will be 24-karat and weigh about an ounce… (Continue to full article)

Why Silver will outperform gold 400%
Over the course of the present bull market in silver and gold, probably another 10 years, silver should rise about four times as fast as gold. That forecast arises from silver’s historic performance, especially during the 20th century, as well as its present fundamentals. The best way to profit from that trend is to swap back and forth from silver… (Continue to full article)

Seattle Mayor to Spend Quarter $Million on Pro-Illegal Posturing
Seattle’s fashionably gay Mayor Ed Murray has announced that he will spend $250,000 confiscated from American citizens on defending foreigners who are in the country illegally from the consequences of violating American law… (Continue to full article)

Expect the Expected in 2017. For the Rest, Buy Gold
Circuitous hidden wonders of paying interest on “excess reserves.”The Federal Reserve just went through its annual ritual of disclosing its preliminary results for the year: The income it earned less its operating expenses, according to central bank accounting, and how much of these earnings it is remitting, as it does every year, to the US Treasury… (Continue to full article)

Fed Pays Banks $12 Billion on “Excess Reserves,” Taken from Taxpayer Pockets
If government doesn’t re-distribute wealth, the ‘rich’ will get it all!… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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New Year Greetings to all our colleagues, customers and friends!

NOTE: The following has been adapted from a rendering by one of my oldest vendor/suppliers. Originally posted on January 1, 2016 – we feel that it is appropriate to republish in 2017. A line from the old MGM film of the 1930’s, “People come, people go – nothing really changes at the Grand Hotel.” Thank you old friend, as there is noting here which could be improved upon. ~ J.B.

gold_33The past few years have been challenging times for most of us in the coin and precious metals business.

The US$ price of gold has been in retreat since 2011, but sometimes we have to look at the big picture, and reexamine our premises to remember why we promote gold and silver and how such resonates with our clients.

For many it is a hedge against the inevitable coming chaos that the fiat debt ponzi-scheme will lead to. For others, yes, just a speculation for profit… buy low, sell high. Some of our clients intend their gold holdings to be a permanent family estate, and if rare coins, a family heirloom to pass from generation to generation. For we in the business, it is both a passion and a livelihood chosen because we are believers in honest money.

For all of us, it is insurance upon all our other assets that for now have benefited from the system. Continue reading

Double Eagle Headlines: 01.12.17

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Proof Gold Prices Are Manipulated
Plot to “Negate Long-Term Hoarding By U.S. Citizens” For years, those close to gold and silver investing have understood the ongoing suppression. Having competing currencies and alternate stores of value invades upon the hegemony of the fiat currency system. With the set up of a futures market, the bankers could have it all – limit the physical holdings in gold, and collect money of the… (Continue to full article)

The economic risk of ignoring arithmetic
For now, the stock market is now much like Wile E. Coyote temporarily hovering just past the edge of a cliff. The moment of descent isn’t clear, but I believe it would be a mistake to climb onto… (Continue to full article)

Prince Owned Land and Gold Bars Worth $800,000
Gold Bars Worth $800,000 Owned by Prince Prince, according to the statement filed in a Minnesota court last Friday. At the time of his death, Prince had taken delivery of and had in… (Continue to full article)

$23 Billion Relief To Homeowners, $8 Trillion To Four Banks
As Goldman Sachs guys prepare to take the reins of power in Washington under the Trump administration, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) provided a tragic reminder on Monday regarding the power of the U.S. citizen versus their Wall Street overlords… (Continue to full article)

After the Crash: “What Does the Future Hold For Average People? Feudalism.”
In the end, private property would be abolished for all but the ruling class. We’d no longer have the ability to get ahead in life… (Continue to full article)

Death Of The European Union-And The Precious Metal Demand Explosion Hence
Even on a “quiet” news weekend – now that the PPT-orchestrated, soon-to-be-reversed “Trump-Flation” rally has put what remains of critical media analysis into hibernation – an utterly astounding amount of dramatically “PM bearish, everything-else-bullish” headlines emerged. To the point that, albeit early, it’s starting to feel a lot like a year ago… (Continue to full article)

Leftist “Redistribution” Agenda is Taking YOUR Money and YOUR Freedom
If government doesn’t re-distribute wealth, the ‘rich’ will get it all!… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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Double Eagle Headlines: 01.10.17

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Who Owns the World’s Largest Gold Hoards
It’s a common misconception that the world’s major central banks and monetary authorities own large quantities of gold bars. Most of them do not. Instead, this gold is owned by the sovereign states that have entrusted it to the respective nation’s central bank, and the central banks are merely acting as guardians of the gold… (Continue to full article)

Leftist “Redistribution” Agenda is about Central Power
“If government doesn’t re-distribute wealth, the ‘rich’ will get it all!” The “limited resource” concept of wealth, with its “fair-share” implications for policy, is the foundation of the argument for Collectivism and the unreasonable fear of “income inequality.”… (Continue to full article)

The Death Throes Of “Money”
I have some profound thoughts early this morning, of just how much destruction the world’s “powers that be” – using the “weapon of mass destruction” known as fiat currencies – have wrought on seven-plus billion people… (Continue to full article)

Important news on tax filing deadlines and refunds
Missing these deadlines could cost you… (Continue to full article)

The U.S. Empire Would Have Collapsed Decades Ago If It Didn’t Abandon The Gold Standard
Unfortunately, some of the top experts in the precious metals community continue to suggest that revaluing gold much higher, to say…. $15,000-$50,000 an ounce, would bring confidence back into the Dollar. Not only will this not happen, it wouldn’t save the Dollar even if it did… (Continue to full article)

Why Gold?
The answer to the title question is simply: Why Not? A series of columns and commentary showing the history and importance of the ownership of ‘specie.’ History has proven that gold IS the answer. (Continue to full article)

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