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WealthCycles: The Keynesian Myth of Deflation- Why the Fed Really Needs Inflation

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. The Truth Behind the Reason the Fed Needs Inflation Peggy Joseph got her 15 minutes of fame during the 2008 Presidential campaign when an interview she gave to a reporter went viral on the Internet.  In the interview Joseph professed her […]

WealthCycles: It’s Not Easy Being Green – Lincoln’s Greenback vs. the Confederate Dollar

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Here’s another chapter cut from my book. Mike     It’s Not Easy Being Green (Click here) (And here) for the original Lincoln’s Greenback vs. the Confederate Dollar The American Civil War started in 1861.  Soon after it began both […]

WealthCycles: Somalia Central Bank Whistleblower Raises Curtain on International Cronyism

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. When highly regarded international banking executive Yusra Abrar was appointed governor of Somalia’s central bank in September 2013, the idea was to install a credible, trustworthy gatekeeper in order to help assure the international community that war-ravaged and notoriously corrupt […]

WealthCycles: Federal Reserve Not U.S. Government Entity

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Many people assume the Federal Reserve Bank—or “the Fed” for short—is simply a branch of the U.S. federal government. After all, it wields enormous power over national affairs, developing and implementing monetary policy and generally dictating to the U.S. government […]

WealthCycles: Bernanke-Yellen Transition Does Nothing to Spark True Economic Recovery

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. As Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke prepares to hand the reigns of the U.S. central bank over to his appointed successor, Janet Yellen, most Fed watchers anticipate little if any change in either the Fed’s bond-buying program, currently undergoing a […]

WealthCycles: Debt Ceiling Impossibility Invokes Discussion of True Keys to Freedom, Prosperity

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Capping the U.S. government’s debt ceiling is impossible, as our own Mike Maloney explains in Episode 4 of The Hidden Secrets of Money. As explained in the film, as every new dollar is loaned into existence, that dollar (the principle), […]

WealthCycles: Lincoln’s Justification for Civil War Was to Hang Onto To Tax Revenues from Wayward States

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln, long revered for his purported role in ending American slavery, is enjoying a resurgence as a popular culture icon as never before: in addition to several recent works examining his life and death, the 2012 […]

WealthCycles: Global Trends 2030 Predicts Power Shift from U.S. to Asia

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Fund manager Jim Rogers has long predicted the rise of Asia to global prominence, due to the position of debtors and creditors globally. The most recent version of the U.S. National Intelligence Council (NIC) Global Trends report, released in December, […]

WealthCycles: What is Monetary Velocity?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Conventional wisdom has it that “the velocity of money” is a determinant of the purchasing power of money. Velocity of money is the speed at which money (currency) changes hands and at which a single unit of currency circulates through […]

WealthCycles: California Dairy Market Demonstrates Price Control Danger

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. California dairy prices have long been subject to a complex and arcane regulatory system, operated independently from U.S. Department of Agriculture price controls on dairy products nationwide. For most of the more than 75 years it has been in place, […]