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Warren Buffett hates Gold. Why do you like it?

Maybe Mr. Buffett doesn’t need “monetary” insurance like gold because he owns so many other productive assets. He owns the brick factory, the railroad, even a candy company & all those cash-spinning insurance companies. How about you? Warren Buffett can do what he wants. But unless you’re hyper-wealthy like him, you need “insurance” in the form of gold. You just never know.

Is This How the Next Global Financial Meltdown Will Unfold?

As emerging market currencies decline, income streams needed to service the dollar debt declines: as income & valuations fall, capital flees, pushing the relative value of the currency down even more, which further raises the risk premium which triggers even more capital flight. The sums in play are so staggering, even the Fed won’t be able to stop the financial meltdown.

Meet Quantitative Tightening; Quantitative Easing's Evil Twin

There is a growing sense across the financial spectrum that the world is about to turn some type of economic page. Now that QE (Quantitative Easing) is ready to move out…QT (Quantitative Tightening) is prepared to take over. No one in the mainstream is too sure what the last chapter was about, and fewer still have any clue as to what the next chapter will bring.

The Oil Collapse: How Seasoned Traders Are Responding

An oil crash makes the world less stable. Oil has steadily been falling from $105 to $57 in just six months. As you probably know by now, the move in oil has been more of a supply story than a demand story. Is it bullish or bearish for the US? It’s not a hard question to answer. People are making it hard.

Uncertainty in Gold and Silver Markets: Low Prices Will Cure Low Prices

Low price has created excess demand & will cause a short supply since mines cannot make money at these levels. While COMEX can & has created the price, they cannot create supply, necessary to satisfy higher demand. By forcing the gold and silver price too low, COMEX has set in place fundamentals for a re pricing in explosive fashion.

Gold Wars - Swiss Gold Shenanigans Intensify Prior To November 30 Vote

SNB establishment parties suggested that passing the Gold Initiative would be a ‘fatal’ for Switzerland and would be positive only for speculators. The ‘yes’ side warned that there is a real risk of another debt crisis, a global currency crisis and that gold reserves would protect the Swiss franc and the Swiss economy.

Gold Trading At All-Time High In Argentine’s Currency

Argentine’s currency “the Peso” has declined 22% since last month’s default (the second time in 13 years). The Argentine Peso, expressed in US Dollars, is trading at all-time lows. Consequently, Peso gold is trading at it all-time high. As gold reflects the value of currencies, gold in Argentine’s currency has exploded higher.

Will there be an Epic (final) US Dollar Rally?

The overall down-trend of the US dollar is clear. But one must remember that counter-trends are typically far more powerful than many expect – and many counter-trends last far longer than expected as well. Let’s discuss the factors that could conceivably bring about the mother of all counter-rallies in the USD.

We Are So Not Prepared For Another Oil Shock

Once debt reaches a certain level, oil can be $10 a barrel or $200, and either way we’re in trouble. There are other possible consequences of a major Middle East war, but the more leveraged a system is, the more vulnerable it is to external shocks. And no one has ever been as leveraged as we are right now.

How Low does this go before there’s a Currency Crisis?

We have somehow been conned into believing that the path to prosperity is for the grand wizards of the financial system to conjure paper currency out of thin air. Yet this notion of ‘money backed by nothing’ is an absurd fantasy that has failed every single time it has ever been tried before in history.

How Dangerous Is The Credit Bubble In China For The World?

On any list of banking accidents waiting to happen, China is assured a place at the very top. But could a crash there take the entire global economy down with it? There’s no doubt that there are going to be massive problems in China. What’s more, China could trigger a huge global meltdown.

The Final Swindle Of Private American Wealth Has Begun

There’s no doubt the American economy is headed for total & catastrophic collapse – the only question is when the final trigger event would occur. American populace is being conditioned through economic fear to accept the institutionalization of global financial control & the loss of sovereignty.

When A Stock Bubble Goes Horribly Wrong And Hyperinflation Results

When A Stock Bubble Goes Horribly Wrong And Hyperinflation Results – Could the same be true of Europe? A challenge that’s perhaps most visible in the Eurozone is how best to balance dispersed, country-specific debt issuance against more centralized authority over monetary policy.

The Top 10 Reasons To Buy Gold And Silver

Fiat or national currencies are faith based that are not backed by anything of value and throughout history have all failed 100% – I believe that before the end of this decade there will be an unavoidable, inevitable, historic economic crisis. So here’s a countdown of -The Top Ten Reasons To Buy Gold And Silver.

Precious Metals Futures - Beyond the Madness

Price discovery on the largest precious metals futures trading system goes on protected by a fraudulent financial system and a legal system desperate to protect its importance. The only positive is that manipulation cannot go on forever and there is still time to act accordingly.

The Collapse Of The Dollar Is Unavoidable - Peter Schiff

None of the attributes that made the US & the dollar so great and deserving of the world’s reserve currency status, exist today. America is now a mirror image of its former self- Now the world’s biggest debtor, with the biggest trade deficit and the dollar backed by nothing.

If The US Dollar Is Doomed, Gold Should Rise

It is rare that investors are given a road map. When this happens, the few who can actually read the map, understand the clear signs and directions it contains, find themselves in an enviable position – Such is currently the case with gold and gold-related investments.

Gold Investment And The Real Change To Watch For

After more than a decade of positive returns, many investors have abandoned their precious metals positions. The conventional wisdom says that gold is ‘finished’. After all, the dollar price is falling… so it must be a bad ‘investment’. OR is it?

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