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Inflation Is Much Higher Than Officially Announced - Do You Yet Want More?

On the one hand, government agencies are bending over backward to under-report inflation. On the other, the Federal Reserve is whining that inflation is too low and their efforts to push it higher have failed. More honest and accurate estimates of real-world inflation is around 7% or even as high as 10% in high-cost metro areas, not 2%. So why does the Fed yet want higher inflation?

We're Relying on Phantom Wealth to Fund Our Retirement

That Social Security, Medicare & pension funds invested in stocks & bonds can fund the retirement of 65 million people is a misleading fantasy. Phantom wealth cannot possibly fund unprecedented retirement & healthcare promises. Only real wealth can do that; central bank liquidity & asset bubbles it inflates are not real wealth.

What's Lurking Beneath the Glossy Veneer of the Jobs Report?

You need to peer beneath the glossy veneer. On the surface, last week’s jobs report was glossy good news: the U.S. economy added 288,000 non-farm jobs. Beneath the glossy veneer, however, the news wasn’t quite as good as advertised: full-time jobs declined by 523,000 and part-time jobs surged 840,000.

The Trends To Watch For In 2014

The Trends to Watch For in 2014: Government overreach, economic stagnation & civil discontent – Trends are inconsequential until they reach a critical mass of 4% of the populace, at which point the “vital few” exert outsized influence on 64% of the populace.

Why The Fed Likely Won't Taper...Anytime Soon

Its unlikely the Fed will taper its purchases in Dec as government once again begins to debate over raising the debt ceiling. A March taper is also unlikely as the Fed will be dealing with two primary issues then – Evaluating impact of Debt ceiling deal & transition of control at the Fed.

Economic Recovery Failing Average American

As an investor, I would suggest that you focus on wage growth, as we need to see higher wages in addition to job creation for the Economic Recovery to really start improving significantly

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