Silver as an investment

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Wealth Cycles Video Report – February 2015

  Hello and Welcome to the February 2015 edition of the WealthCylces Video Report.  The past month was relatively quiet after last month’s shock of the Swiss National Bank de-pegging from the euro, but a lot of lower profile events took place in the interim.  Be sure to watch this month’s report to get all […]

WealthCycles: Take Fed Taper With Grain Of Salt

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. As Austrian economist Dr. Murray Rothbard reminded in what Manuel S. Klausner, Ford Foundation Fellow in Comparative Law at New York University, described in New York University Law Review as “no more readable treatise and no more forthright case for […]

WealthCycles: Poverty Repledged, Reused and Rehypothecated

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Repledged, Reused and Rehypothecated is a subject ZeroHedge first put in the media back in May of 2009. At the time deflation and breaches of trust chopped $6 trillion, or almost one-fifth, off of the money supply. This prompted the […]

WealthCycles: Freedom Requires Free Markets – Bastiat’s Words Bridge Eras

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Long before the Federal Reserve had seen the light of day, way before the terms “quantitative easing,” “subprime mortgages” and “credit default swaps” dominated the headlines, far predating the concepts of too-big-to-fail and managed inflation, a frail, French gentleman farmer, […]

WealthCycles: Credit Card Backed Securities The Next Big Short?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. In this piece we look at the broader trends in the unsustainable search for traction in climbing the slope of increasing debt taken on by consumers who are seeing rising outflows and declining total income. There are over 4 million […]

WealthCycles: Oil Price Fluctuations: Market or Mystery

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. U.S. drivers faced the highest Labor Day holiday gas prices in history, according to AAA, with the U.S. average for a gallon of gas at $3.80 on Monday. While not everyone is aware when the price of a barrel of […]

WealthCycles: The Common Sense of Thomas Paine

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. How did a man who came to the colonies on letters of recommendation from Benjamin Franklin, of all people, get treated to the following poem upon his death in 1809? Poor Tom Paine! There he lies: Nobody laughs and nobody cries […]

WealthCycles: Silver Forever In Short Supply

The world is running out of silver.
According to the USGS, 17 billion ounces of known silver supply remain in the ground globally–the troy ounces of silver equivalent of the 530,000 metric tons reported in the table below.

 
If all of the ore ne…

WealthCycles: Robots in Charge of Commodity Markets

Today we look at an issue that is, in many ways, a follow up to what we wrote on Friday in Are the Machines in Charge? We were only half-joking in writing, “Shh, they might hear you….” But in reality the robots do trade based on cues found i…

WealthCycles: Suppressing Reality

In our premium articles, we have written extensively on the topic of market manipulation (see The Strange Manifestations of Free Market Manipulation)…. While it is always tempting to “correct” the naturally efficient free market, the effort alway…