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Leading Investor: The Next Financial Downturn Will Be Caused By Corporate Debt

The last recession in 2008 was spurred by excessive debt in the private sector, mostly in the housing market.  But this time, it’ll be worst and much more difficult, as the problem will be caused by corporate debt, according to several leading investors. The ensuing downturn could be immediate and sharp, once the bull market […]

Bad News For The Economy: Some Have Stopped Paying Loans On Mobile Homes

Some people in the United States have stopped paying their loans on mobile homes. This is a bad sign for the economy as many no longer can afford the increase in interest rates. According to a report by Yahoo Finance, the mobile home market is showing the first signs of stress.  The delinquency rate on […]

12 Years In A Row And Counting: The U.S. Has Not Had A Year Of 3 Percent Economic Growth In More Than A Decade

This article was originally published by Michael Snyder at The Economic Collapse If the U.S. economy is in good shape, then why has economic growth been so anemic for more than a decade? It has been 12 long years since the economy grew by at least 3 percent, and for most of that time my website has […]

Recession 2017? Things Are Happening That Usually Never Happen Unless A New Recession Is Beginning

Is the U.S. economy about to get slammed by a major recession?  According to Gallup, U.S. economic confidence has soared to the highest level ever recorded, but meanwhile a whole host of key economic indicators are absolutely screaming that a new recession is beginning.  And if the U.S. economy does officially enter recession territory in […]

Painful To Watch: This Is The Weakest U.S. Economic ‘Recovery’ Since 1949

Most of us have never witnessed an economic “recovery” this bad.  As you will see below, the average rate of economic growth since the last recession has been the lowest for any “recovery” in at least 67 years.  And unfortunately, the economy appears to be slowing down even more here in 2016.  On Friday, I […]

Something Big That Always Happens Right Before The Official Start Of A Recession Has Just Happened

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. What you are about to see is major confirmation that a new economic downturn has already begun.  Last Friday, the government released the worst jobs report in six years, and that has a lot of […]

We Are Being Killed On Trade – Rapidly Declining Exports Signal A Death Blow For The U.S. Economy

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Exports fell precipitously during the last two recessions, and now it is happening again.  So how in the world can anyone make the claim that the U.S. economy is in good shape?  On my website […]

Are You Kidding Me? Chinese Exports Plunge 25.4 Percent Compared To Last Year

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. We just got more evidence that global trade is absolutely imploding.  Chinese exports dropped 25.4 percent during the month of February compared to a year ago, and Chinese imports fell 13.8 percent compared to a […]

Recession 2016: In Some States, A Very Deep Economic Downturn Has Already Arrived

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Did you know that there are some U.S. states that have already officially fallen into recession?  Economic activity all over the planet is in the process of slowing down, and there are some areas of […]

The Last 16 Times This Happened There Was A Recession…

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Something has just happened that has signaled a recession every single time that it has occurred since World War I.  16 times since 1919 there have been at least 8 month-over-month declines in industrial production […]