The Fed is Winning the Confidence Game, Again

Last weekend we outlined the high-stakes confidence game the Fed is dominating. Stocks are surging, real estate prices are stable, and people are going back to work by the millions. All and all, the news cycle is positive. Valuations are up, and the forward-looking stock market is forecasting sunny skies. While the environment today is […]

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Your Money Will Never Be The Same

money supply expansion may result in inflation by 2021

During the early 1920s in Weimar Germany, government-induced hyperinflation (via massive increases in the money supply) caused hunger and deteriorating standards of living. When faced with the choice of economic collapse or printing more money, desperate, insolvent governments like the Weimar Republic have historically chosen the latter. Inflation is an insidious, often invisible tax. And […]

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Ray Dalio: A New Type of Money, New Type of Credit May be Emerging

why the long term debt cycle may be ending

In this latest Cooper Academy video, why Ray Dalio thinks the 2020 crisis will be worse than the 2008 recession comes under review. What’s more, he evaluates why the current environment of debt, low interest rates and record monetary stimulus looks similar to the 1930s great depression era. At the heart of today’s crisis is […]

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Record Stimulus and Deficits to Drive Gold in 2020

No asset influences the global markets more than the U.S. dollar, the world reserve currency. It’s held this hegemonic status for decades, dominating global commerce while serving as a constant reminder of America’s unparalleled economic, military, and political strength. Now, it appears that the only way to save the U.S. economy is by crushing the […]

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The Greatest Safe Haven

gold is the ultimate safe haven

The debate over whether or not gold is a safe haven should be over. While stocks give investors whiplash, amidst the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, gold continues to shine. The Federal Reserve and the U.S. government are preparing to deliver trillions in bailout spending. As the buyer of last resort, the Fed is ushering in a […]

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