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“Death Spiral”: Obamacare Premiums May Soar As Much As 91% Next Year

This report was originally published by Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge Residents of Maryland and Virginia face double-digit percentage increases in premiums for individual Obamacare plans in 2019, according to rate requests made by insurers. The largest hikes are being sought by CareFirst, which is seeking a 64% increase in Virginia, and a whopping 91% increase […]

Pensions Will Be Wiped Out In America: “Perfectly Primed For the Greatest Financial Disaster”

This article was written by Michael Snyder and originally published at the Economic Crisis blog. Editor’s Comment: The problem with waiting for a gigantic disaster to unfold is witnessing how thoroughly wired for demolition the whole thing is. The set up has been precise, even if ugly and basal in its fall. The Federal Reserve […]

Are You “Living In a Death Spiral”? These 6 States Will Collapse During the Next Recession

Being on the hook is not going to be pretty when interest rates are raised back up, and debts come due. At a personal level, it will mean more stress and juggling to make ends meet. For the larger economy, it will mean cities and states unable to meet obligations or balance their budgets – […]

SHTFplan: Global Economy “Trapped in Death Spiral” According to Wall Street Bank

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. The day is finally here: the economic collapse is admitted. There have been plenty of people warning of the perils ahead in the financial world. Of the inevitable crash of the system, and the terribly unstable factors that were coming together in a perfect storm. But now […]

Is Glencore The Next Lehman? The World’s Largest Commodities Trading Company Is Toast

Are we about to witness the most important global financial event since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008?  Glencore has been known as the largest commodities trading company on the entire planet, and at one time it was ranked as the 10th biggest company in the world.  It is linked to trillions of dollars […]

What Recovery? Sears And J.C. Penney Are DYING

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Two of the largest retailers in America are steamrolling toward bankruptcy.  Sears and J.C. Penney are both losing hundreds of millions of dollars each quarter, and both of them appear to be caught in the […]

18 Signs That Global Financial Markets Are Entering A Horrifying Death Spiral

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. You can see it coming, can’t you?  The yield on 10 year U.S. Treasuries is skyrocketing, the S&P 500 has been down for 9 of the last 11 trading days and troubling economic news is […]

The One Chart That Says It All

Charles Hugh Smith Thursday, March 22, 2012 Depending on debt to fuel nominal growth leads to an economic death spiral. Sometimes one chart says it all. Here is a chart of the S&P 500 (a broadly based measure of the U.S. stock market) in a ratio with total consumer credit, courtesy of frequent contributor Chartist Friend from […]