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SHTFplan: What Causes Moral Hazard?

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This article was originally published by Jörg Guido Hülsmann at Mises Institute A central occupation of economists is to analyze the nature, causes, and effects of incentives—the circumstances that are held to motivate human action. Economists agree on the positive role that “good” incentives play to increase production. They […]

SHTFplan: Analysts Warn We’re Running Out of Resources Needed to Sustain Life on Our Planet

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This report was originally published by Daisy Luther at The Organic Prepper Have you ever heard of Earth Overshoot Day? No? Neither had I. It’s the day each year that we use up the resources that can be renewed within that length of time. This year, it […]

SHTFplan: SELCO: Observe and Prepare for the Confusion, Panic, & Mayhem of SHTF

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This article was originally published by Selco at The Organic Prepper I have been writing articles and doing survival courses for years, and while it is much easier to show the importance of basics in real courses, it is a bit harder to do that in my […]

“Desperate”: City of 8 Million May Run out of Water This Month

It looks like the city of Bangkok may be joining the likes of Brazil, India, and the Western United States, for the unfortunate status of being another water deprived region. Thailand is currently experiencing an unrelenting drought; one which experts are calling the worst they’ve seen in over a decade. The government is desperately waiting […]

WealthCycles: Banana Industry Hurt by Loss of Market-Based Price Information

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. With last month’s merger of U.S.-based Chiquita and U.K.-based Fyffes, some 80% of the world’s banana supply is now controlled by just three enormous companies: newly formed ChiquitaFyffes, Fresh Del Monte Produce, and Dole Food. ChiquitaFyffes, valued at $1.1 billion, […]

WealthCycles: Myanmar Census Stirs Ancient Ethnic Divisions

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. For 30 years Myanmar (Burma) has gone without a census. The ruling military junta, unresponsive to popular needs, had little need for a broad understanding of the population. The three-year-old civilian government, however, has pledged to seek an accurate representation […]

WealthCycles: Declining Ore Grades, Mine Slowdowns Add Up to Gold Supply Squeeze

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. As happened decades ago, a drop in gold prices is having an impact on production. One key factor—difficult, if not impossible—to reverse is a steady decline in ore grade. With consumer gold demand soaring to an all-time high in 2013, […]

WealthCycles: Rising Food Theft Early Warning of Food Insecurity

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. The history of the U.S. Wild West frontier is rich with tales of gunslingers and cattle rustlers. Even though it seems like a crime of yesteryear, in fact incidents of cattle rustling have spiked in recent years, right along with […]

WealthCycles: Rare Cars, Like Numismatic Coins, To Make Better Hobbies Than Investments

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Mike Maloney has long warned potential investors of the risks involved with numismatics, or collectible coins. In his book, Guide to Investing in Gold and Silver, he wrote: You should do your own research and decide for yourself. The more […]

WealthCycles: What Happens in a Market Downturn?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. How will asset-backed securities fare in a market meltdown? Not-so-ancient historic data demonstrates than when stocks fall, so do other types of securities. When the stock market falls, historically, the value of assets falls, as scheduled repayment or predicted earnings […]