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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: 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 1)

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. I had to split this chapter from my first book, Understanding Money, into two parts because of its length. It takes you on the wild economic ride from the end of WWI, the depression of 1921, the Florida real estate […]

WealthCycles: The Golden Rule – 1871 to 1913 Classical Gold Standard

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. This was another short, but important, chapter that the editors cut from my book. Enjoy Mike     The Golden Rule The Classical Gold Standard: 1871 – 1913 When the Franco-Prussian War broke out in 1870, the 22 states 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: Privatized Chinese Banks Still Party to Destructive Fiat System

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. China says it is on a fast track to liberalizing its tightly controlled and state-dominated banking system, according to statements by Chinese central bank authorities earlier this year. The push to approve privately owned banks, widely viewed as a logical […]

WealthCycles: If The Good Times Are Really Over – Blame Milhous

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. After hearing Rob Schneider – We Are Sliding Very Fast Towards Fascism call it an “ugly slide”, it reminded of Merle Haggard in Are The Good Times Really Over (which is worth listening to for the first line alone, but […]

WealthCycles: Hazlitt Deconstructs Keynes on Natural Rate of Interest

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. It is a new era? It is best to be a consumer, and “help to further trade”? As we started in Big Spenders Not Key to Real Economic Health: This audio clip from Henry Hazlitt’s The Failure of the New […]

WealthCycles: Asian Silver Demand, State Legal Tender Laws Signal Move to Gold, Silver

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. In May of 2012 we wrote Shanghai Exchange Begins Physical Silver Delivery Shanghai Silver, and an update is due, as since then, now almost two years on, an immense demand has emerged on par with the famed Asian love for […]

WealthCycles: Ponzi Gave Name to Tried and True Scam

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. WealthCycles readers may know we have frequently referred to fractional reserve banking, and the global monetary system, for that matter as Ponzi or pyramid schemes. The term “Ponzi scheme” is frequently in the headlines, in a local news item in […]