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Economy Cracking: Retail Sales Tank

Manufacturing slowdown starting to bleed into consumer side of economy

2 hours ago By Schiff Gold

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Bigger Bubble than ’08 Financial Crisis Set to Burst

Expert warns Fed's next 'solution' won't work

2 hours ago By Schiff Gold

69 Percent Of U.S. Households “Are Preparing For A Possible Recession”

The warning signs are all around us

12 hours ago By Michael Snyder | Economic Collapse

Drop in Credit Card Debt Rocks Wall Street Pundits

Americans still owe over $1.7 trillion in credit card debt

1 day ago By Schiff Gold

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Oct 16, 2019

Foreigners Hold Almost 40% of US Debt

Establishment arguments for debt fall apart in today's climate

Oct 15, 2019

Expert Warns Fed Set to Print More Money

Upcoming “massive” bond-buying program actually QE

Oct 14, 2019

Free Trader Paul Krugman Admits Failure of Globalization for American Workers: ‘Major Mistake’

Krugman admits that the economic consensus for free trade that has prevailed for decades has failed to recognize how globalization has skyrocketed inequality for America’s working and middle class workers

Oct 14, 2019

Central Bank Issues Stunning Warning: “If The Entire System Collapses, Gold Will Be Needed To Start Over”

"A bar of gold retains its value, even in times of crisis. This makes it the opposite of "shares, bonds and other securities" all of which have inherent risk and prices can go down

Oct 11, 2019

Trump Tackles Intellectual Property in “Phase One” of Deal With China

Financial services, agricultural purchases also included

Oct 11, 2019

QE 4 “Not A QE” Begins: Fed Start Buying $60BN In Bills Per Month Starting Next Week

Just remember: $60BN Bill POMO + $75BN O/N Repo + $70BN ($35BNx2) Term Repo is clearly "NOT A QE"

Oct 10, 2019

Chinese Imports of US Pork Soar to Highest Ever

Beijing faces food crisis, increasingly at America's mercy

Oct 10, 2019

Wall Street Relying on Companies Not Making a Profit

Privately-held companies valued at over $1 billion crucial for maintaining bubble

Oct 10, 2019

Central Bank Gold-Buying Spree Continues

Four banks account for bulk of recent purchases

Oct 09, 2019

Peter Schiff: The Fed Is Lying

New policy sounds an awful lot like quantitative easing

Oct 08, 2019

Who Wants to Be a Billionaire? Not Liberals

Americans try to defend Bernie Sanders after he said he wants to tax billionaires out of existence

Oct 07, 2019

Talk to Kids About Socialism or Someone Else Will

Top Dems dishonest about explaining socialism

Oct 07, 2019

Government Meddling Is the Reason You’re “Underpaid”

Better wages come from more competition among employers

Oct 07, 2019

GE Freezes Pension Benefits for 20,000 Employees to Lower Debt Burden

Cuts an attempt to shave as much as $8 billion off its long-term pension deficit

Oct 07, 2019

America Spiraling Towards Recession – Report

Federal Reserve creating money out of thin air to pay debt

Oct 04, 2019

National Debt Up $1.2 Trillion

Gross debt at a staggering $22.7 trillion

Oct 03, 2019

Nearly a decade in the making, exoplanet-hunting instrument installed in Hawaii

Currently, NASA lists 4,000 confirmed exoplanets and thousands more candidates

Oct 03, 2019

The Difference Between Regulated Markets and Free Markets

What exchanges take place, and which do not, is affected by how markets are regulated.

Oct 02, 2019

The World Is Awash in Easy Money

Central banks around world cutting interest rates

Oct 01, 2019

Manufacturing Survey Rocks Stock Market

Stocks drop nearly 350 points

Oct 01, 2019

Central Bank “Stimulus” is Really a Huge Redistribution Scheme

Central banks pretend all these benefits come at no cost to anyone

Oct 01, 2019

Expert Asks If Fed Has Economy on Life Support

Interest rates remain historically low

Sep 30, 2019

Most States Drowning in Debt

40 states lack funds to pay bills

Sep 27, 2019

Sep 26, 2019

Government Adds Half a Trillion Dollars to National Debt in One Month

Out of control spending, spiraling deficits amid economic expansion concerning experts

Sep 26, 2019

Do We Need More Savings Before We Can Have More Lending?

Any attempt to replace real savings with money in the process of lending will result in an economic disaster

Sep 26, 2019

Economic Expert Slams Government For Creating Student Loan Bubble

Total outstanding student loans more than doubled since 2009

Sep 25, 2019

Indebted US Consumers Losing Confidence

Consumers propping-up economy with money they don’t have

Sep 25, 2019

Fed Injecting Cash into Banking System to Hold Rates Down

$30 billion in longer-term liquidity injected into system

Sep 25, 2019

If Donald Trump Is Impeached, You Should Expect The Mother Of All Stock Market Crashes To Happen

At this moment, the entire global economy is plunging into a substantial downturn, and whoever wins in 2020 is going to have to face that reality

Sep 24, 2019

Nobody Knows the “Correct” Fed Policy

Central bankers believe that if they tinker enough, they can come up with a policy that will work “just right”

Sep 23, 2019

Juul Under Criminal Investigation by Feds Amid FTC, FDA Probes

Company claims that it has never marketed to teens

Sep 23, 2019

Peter Schiff: JP Morgan Indictments Don’t Prove Gold Manipulation Allegations

JP Morgan actually hoarding significant amounts of silver