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How Long Will Banks Screw Their Customers On Deposit Rates…As Long As You Allow Them To

As we’re all well aware by now, once Trump was elected on November 8th the Fed suddenly decided it was no longer necessary to prop up asset prices in the United States with artificially low interest rates.  As such, they’ve embarked on their first rate-hiking spree since the last one ended just over a decade […]

Less Than Zero: How The Fed Killed Saving

Authored by Adam Taggart via, The other day I was in my local branch of a Too Big To Fail bank where I have a few accounts. One of them is a savings account in which I keep some of my "dry powder" cash stored. It had been a while since I had checked […]

The View From Under The Bus

Submitted by Adam Taggart via, As the dust settles from the recent presidential election, it's becoming clear that a large part of the sentiment behind the vote for Trump reflects a deep dissatisfaction from middle and lower-class working families. The traditional fruits of prosperity have been rising higher and farther out of reach for […]