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SHTFplan: The Value of Skills in Venezuela’s Barter Economy (and For Those Who Bug Out)

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This article was originally published by J.G. Martinez D. at The Organic Prepper You can’t overestimate the value of skills in a barter economy like the one in Venezuela. Those with skills survive, and those without are suffering terribly. Plenty has been written about the economy since writing itself was […]

A ‘Worldwide Depression Is Coming, Central Banks ALWAYS Cause Depressions’

Michael Pento, a money manager and economist says it is no longer a matter of IF our economy tanks, but WHEN.  And he says this time, we’ll be flung into a worldwide depression handed to us by the “hubris” of the central bankers. In an interview with USA Watchdog‘s Greg Hunter, Pento says the next […]

Mike Kosares: Quietly the advantage in gold goes to private investors

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / By Michael Kosares / Tuesday, April 5, 2016 I can remember only one other time when market factors lined up as favorably for gold as they do now and that was in the spring of 2008. There are a great […]

This Is What Gold Does In A Currency Crisis, British Edition

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by John Rubino on February 24, 2016 It appears that Great Britain might actually do the until-recently-unthinkable, and leave the European Union. The reasons for this dramatic break-up are many, and can be Googled easily enough. For our purposes, […]

Now Is The Time – Fear Rises As Financial Markets All Over The Planet Start To Crash

Can you feel the panic in the air?  CNN Money’s Fear & Greed Index measures the amount of fear in the financial world on a scale from 0 to 100.  The closer it is to zero, the higher the level of fear.  Last Monday, the index was sitting at a reading of 36.  As I […]

Gold Bullion Worth $1 Billion To Be “Repatriated” From NY Fed To New Texas Bullion Depository / By Stephen Flood / June 16, 2015 – Texas creates state gold depository – bringing gold home from New York Fed – Move to remove gold from Federal Reserve highlights distrust – Follows repatriation moves by Germany, Netherlands, Austria and others – Legislation will prevent Federal government from confiscating gold – Includes provisions that may […]

The Last, Great Run For The U.S. Dollar, The Death Of The Euro And 74 Trillion In Currency Derivatives At Risk

Are we on the verge of an unprecedented global currency crisis?  On Tuesday, the euro briefly fell below $1.07 for the first time in almost a dozen years.  And the U.S. dollar continues to surge against almost every other major global currency.  The U.S. dollar index has now risen an astounding 23 percent in just […]

Guess What Happened The Last Time The U.S. Dollar Skyrocketed In Value Like This?…

Over the past decade, there has been only one other time when the value of the U.S. dollar has increased by so much in such a short period of time.  That was in mid-2008 – just before the greatest financial crash since the Great Depression.  A surging U.S. dollar also greatly contributed to the Latin […]

Myths and Lessons of the Argentine “Currency Crisis”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Joseph T. Salerno / Thursday, February 13, 2014 The crash of the Argentine peso last month brings to a close yet another foredoomed experiment in South American left-wing populism. The precipitous “devaluation” of the peso by 15 percent against the U.S. […]

Are We On The Verge Of A Massive Emerging Markets Currency Collapse?

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. This time, the Federal Reserve has created a truly global problem.  A big chunk of the trillions of dollars that it pumped into the financial system over the past several years has flowed into emerging […]