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Pentagon Admits Billions In US Funds Disappeared in Afghanistan To “Fraud, Waste And Abuse”

This report was originally published by Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge A new report from the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD IG) exposes even more fraud, waste and/or corruption in America’s ongoing war in Afghanistan. This latest report reveals that more than $3.1 billion of U.S. taxpayer funds provided to the Afghan Armed Forces […]

The U.S. Government Is Spending 400,000 Dollars On A Single Helmet

Would you pay $400,000 for a single helmet?  Of course you wouldn’t – but that is precisely what the U.S. government is doing.  Just the helmet for the pilot of the new F-35 Lightning II is going to cost taxpayers nearly half a million dollars.  And since we are going to need 2,400 of those […]

WealthCycles: WealthCycles Video Report – December 2014

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. We hope everyone enjoyed and got a lot out of the first WealthCycles Report last month.  Much has happened since then so we cover a lot of news in this month’s edition. In the 2nd episode of the WealthCycles Report Mike […]

WealthCycles: WealthCycles Video Report – December 2014

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. We hope everyone enjoyed and got a lot out of the first WealthCycles Report last month.  Much has happened since then so we cover a lot of news in this month’s edition.  In the 2nd episode of the WealthCycles Report Mike […]

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: 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: Italian Populist’s Call for Smaller Government Falls on Deaf Establishment Ears

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Beppe Grillo, popular leader of the 5-Star Movement, champion of smaller government and less government spending, has yet to get his message across to the more conservative Italians, who watch little media, in some respects a function of demographics, they […]

WealthCycles: Health – US 2013 Uninsured, 2014 Uninsured Are Apples and Oranges

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Since 1987, the U.S. Census Bureau has collected information on how many people living in the United States are covered by health insurance and shared that information in a widely cited annual report. In 2014, the first year the U.S. […]

WealthCycles: High-Frequency Trading Is Old News… and Illegal

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Celebrity author Michael Lewis comes out with a new book, and suddenly the entire world is spellbound and scandalized by the intricacies of high-frequency trading—save for the elite Wall Street insiders and whistle-blowing data geeks to whom it is old […]

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, […]