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Italy’s Parallel Fiscal Currency: All You Need To Know

Authored by Marco Cattaneo, from Basta con l’Eurocrisi, via GEFIRA, There is an increased talk in Italy about fiscal money as an instrument to resolve the economic crisis, which is not over yet. Despite the optimism shown by the Italian government and the EU, the Eurozone economy is far from being in an acceptable condition, and […]

Why Elites Are Winning The War On Cash

Authored by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning, Visa recently unveiled its own offensive in the war on cash. Visa is offering certain merchants a $10,000 reward if they refuse to accept cash in the future. Not surprisingly, Visa’s competitor is also part of the war on cash. Mastercard is increasing its efforts to encourage […]

38 Incredible Facts About The Modern U.S. Dollar

We’ve previously showed you 31 Fascinating Facts About the Dollar’s Early History, which highlighted the history of U.S. currency before the 20th century. This was a very interesting period in which we looked at the money used by the first colonists, the extreme bust of the Continental currency, the era of privately-issued bank notes, and Congress’ […]

Arizona Governor Signs Bill To Repeal State Capital Gains Taxes On Gold & Silver

Via SchiffGold.com, Good news for precious metals investors in Arizona. On Monday, Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill into law that eliminates states capital gains taxes on gold and silver specie. It's tax repeal will not only benefit Arizonans who invest in gold and silver, it will also facilitate their use as currency and undermine […]

This Is What Venezuela’s New, Vertical, Banknotes, Now With Added Zeros Look Like

We’ve all been eagerly waiting to see them: Venezuela’s crisp,brand new yet soon to be hyperinflated with many more zeros banknotes, and finally, after various failed attempts to deliver the new bills to Caracas (which according to Maduro were at least partially aborted due to pesky CIA meddling) they have arrived. And they are vertical. […]

Gold Price Skyrockets In India After Currency Ban

Submitted by Jayant Bhandari via Acting-Man.com, India’s Government Makes Banknotes Worthless by Decree Overnight As I write this in the morning of 9th November 2016, there are huge lines forming outside gold shops in India — and gold traded heavily until late into the night yesterday. Depending on who you ask, the retail price of […]

Arizona Becomes 2nd State To Make Gold & Silver Legal Tender

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / May 1, 2013, 10:39 -0400 Just under a month ago we raised the prospect of a number of states following Utah (which authorized bullion for currency in 2011) down the path of gold and silver as legal […]

House backs privately minted coins as legal tender

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. azdailysun.com / By Howard Fischer / April 9, 2013 PHOENIX — State lawmakers are close to declaring privately minted gold and silver coins to be legal tender in Arizona. Legislation approved by the state House on Monday would spell out […]

Gold As Legal Tender for States

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. teapartyeconomist.com / by Gary North / April 9, 2013 In a dozen states, there are bills to make gold legal tender. Nothing much will come of this. First, the concept of legal tender is anti-free market. A state should not declare […]

Gold and Silver Coins in Arizona May Become Legal Tender

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. teapartyeconomist.com / by Gary North / March 22, 2013 Arizona is likely to become the second state after Utah to pass a law specifying that gold and silver coins will be regarded as legal tender inside the borders of the state. […]