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Category Archives: Currency Manipulation

Currency Manipulation by the United States Is Alive and Well

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. mises.org / Tommy Behnke / June 1, 2016 Last month, central bankers and finance leaders from the Group of 7 (G-7) advanced economies met in Sendai to discuss the global economy at large. As expected, the United States cautioned Japan, a US […]

The Pitfalls of Currency Manipulation – A History of Interventionist Failure

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. acting-man.com / Pater Tenebrarum / March 30, 2016 The G-20 and Policy Coordination Readers may recall that the last G20 pow-wow (see “The Gasbag Gabfest” for details) featured an uncharacteristic lack of grandiose announcements, a fact we welcomed with great relief. The previously […]

WealthCycles Video Report – April 2015

Hello and Welcome to the April edition of the WealthCycles Video Report.  In this episode Mike covers all of the big events in the last month that point to a weakening global dollar standard.  If events like these continue at the current rate, it won’t be long before the dollar loses its status as the world’s […]

WealthCycles: WealthCycles Video Report – January 2015

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Hello and Welcome to the first WealthCycles Video Report of 2015.  We’re only three weeks in and 2015 has already produced some fireworks in the global financial markets. In this episode Mike gets us caught up on the events that will […]

WealthCycles: Depressions Are Depressing

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. This chapter of Understanding money remains unfinished.  Still, I believe it is an important chapter because it shows how the good intentions of the Federal Reserve and the U.S. government were the sole cause of the global Great Depression.  I […]

WealthCycles: Bumps, Dips, Bubbles, and Storms – Part 2

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Bumps, Dips, Bubbles, and Storms Part 2   The Return To Gold Throughout the 1920s most of the world returned to gold because the Classical Gold Standard had worked so marvelously well before WWI. It was the greatest period of […]

WealthCycles: The B.U.S. Takes America for a Ride – Adventures in Central Banking

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Here is yet another chapter that was cut from my book.  Since this was one of the early chapters it would have been written in 2005 or 2006, but now I have extended it with some updated commentary at the […]

WealthCycles: Doing the Continental – The First U.S. Hypernflation

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Here is yet another chapter cut from my book.  To be fair, the first draft of the book was over 800-pages so it would have ended up about 3-inches thick… not a good airport book.  According to the publishers to […]

WealthCycles: Sanctions Harm All Except Targeted Governments

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. The United States recently instituted economic sanctions on Russia due to its conflict with Ukraine over the Crimea and is urging other world powers to follow suit. But do sanctions really work? History tells us they are a passive-aggressive measure, […]

WealthCycles: Debt Deck Stacked Against Emerging Market Nations

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. In What Happens in a Market Downturn? we considered the potential performance of the asset class; however, here we want to explore the idea of just who is frontier or emerging, and how these regions’ people really compare to those […]