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SHTFplan: Bankrupt America: Bankruptcy Soars As The Country Grapples With An Unprecedented Debt Problem

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This article was originally published by Michael Snyder at The Economic Collapse America, you officially have a debt problem, and I am not just talking about the national debt. Consumer bankruptcies are surging, corporate debt has doubled since the last financial crisis, state and local government debt […]

“These Problems Aren’t Going Away” – States Are Woefully Unprepared For The Next Recession

This report was originally published by Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge It’s no secret that the finances of most US states are in shambles. For many, overly generous pension benefits have led to severe under-funding that threatens to drain state coffers, like in Illinois, where pension liabilities ballooned by a cumulative 1,067% between 1987 and 2016 while revenues for […]

Welcome to the Age of Fury: “This Simmering Anger of the Populace Is Going to Start Boiling Over”

This article was originally published by Chris Martenson at PeakProsperity.com Are You Infuriated Yet? by Chris Martenson More and more, I’m encountering people who are simply infuriated with how our “leaders” are running (or to put it more accurately, ruining) things right now. And I share that fury. It’s perfectly normal human response to be infuriated when an outside […]

Survey shows UK and US Pensions Crisis is Imminent

Survey shows UK and US Pensions Crisis is Imminent Both UK and US drop in Global Retirement Security Rankings US falls due to sharp income inequality and reduced workforce to support retirees UK is two spots away from being in the bottom 10 for government indebtedness FCA’s Andrew Bailey says “clear risk” that savings rate for […]

Record Number Of Dallas Police Officers Quit In July Amid Ongoing Pension Crisis

We first introduced readers to the Dallas Police and Fire Pension (DPFP) crisis last summer in a post entitled “Dallas Cops’ Pension Fund Nears Insolvency In Wake Of Shady Real Estate Deals, FBI Raid.”  For those who have managed to avoid this particular storyline for the past 15 months, here is a brief recap of […]

Pensions Timebomb In America – “Global Crisis” Cometh

Pensions Timebomb – Pensions “Are Going To Be A National Crisis” – America’s underfunded pension system is “not a distant concern but a system already in crisis”… – Tax may explode as governments seek to bail out insolvent pension plans – Illinois, California, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Kentucky and eight other states vulnerable – The simple mathematical mismatch […]

This Remarkable Indicator Just Hit The Second Highest Level In 55 Years!

kingworldnews.com / June 08, 2017 This remarkable indicator just hit the second highest level in 55 years! From Jason Goepfert at SentimenTrader:  Investors are doing very, very well. The latest quarterly report on U.S. finances from the Federal Reserve shows that investors have done extremely well, and are now holding equities that valued at near-record […]

The Ticking Time Bomb That Will Wipe Out Virtually Every Pension Fund In America

Are millions of Americans about to see the big, juicy pensions that they were counting on to fund their golden years go up in flames in the biggest financial disaster in U.S. history? When Bloomberg published an editorial entitled “Pension Crisis Too Big for Markets to Ignore“, it simply confirmed what a lot of people […]

Red Flag For Markets: Pension Funds To Sell “Near Record” Amount Of Stocks In The Next Few Days

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 22, 2016 3:41 PM One of the recurring comments about the “Trumpflation” rally, which has sent US stock markets to constant record highs and pushed the Dow Jones just shy of 20,000 has been that there is virtually nobody selling. According to a poll released today by Reuters, which surveyed 45 […]

Dallas Police Resignations Soar As “Insolvent” Pension System Implodes

A few days ago we noted that the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System (DPFP) took the unprecedented step of halting withdrawals from their DROP fund after a “run on the bank” pushed to the entire pension system, and the City of Dallas, to the brink of liquidity crisis (see “In Unprecedented Move, Dallas Pension […]