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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: 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: SEC New Moral Watchdog Role Poses Hardship for Companies, People

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. In 2010, as mandated by the then newly enacted Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission created a new rule requiring that all companies under SEC regulation report whether their products contain minerals […]

WealthCycles: Somalia Central Bank Whistleblower Raises Curtain on International Cronyism

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. When highly regarded international banking executive Yusra Abrar was appointed governor of Somalia’s central bank in September 2013, the idea was to install a credible, trustworthy gatekeeper in order to help assure the international community that war-ravaged and notoriously corrupt […]

WealthCycles: Who Killed Facebook?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Despite evidence to the contrary—such as 1.28 billion monthly users and a $1.84 billion market valuation as of March 13—online social network Facebook is dying, according to a paper by two Princeton academics published in January. The Princeton study predicts […]

WealthCycles: If Fed Printing Beneficial to Main Street, Can It Replace Federal Income Tax?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Federal Reserve Chair Janet L. Yellen spoke today, April 16, at the Economic Club of New York, on monetary policy and the economic“recovery.” As for exactly who is “recovering,” we would expect it is those receiving the newly printed cash. […]

WealthCycles: U.S. Drought Mirrors World-Wide Shortage of Clean Water

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. California and much of the Western United States is experiencing historic drought, making headlines—and impacting food price—worldwide. Consequences of the current dire forecast are multiplied by the fact that agriculture and associated industries are still dealing with the aftermath of […]

WealthCycles: Plastic Banknotes: Practical Substitute for Paper or Invasion of Privacy?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Canada completed the conversion of its banknotes from cotton-based paper to polymer, or plastic, bills at the end of 2013, just about the time Bank of England announced it would join Canada and another 20-some nations by switching to plastic […]

WealthCycles: Forex Rate Rigging Proves Trading Is For Insiders

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. In the summer of 2012, reports surfaced that a group of bank traders had conspired to manipulate the LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate), a benchmark rate used to set interest rates and calculate value in millions of financial contracts all […]

WealthCycles: With Prosecution A Non-Starter, Big Banks Are Boss

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. In the five years since the U.S. house market imploded, taking much of the global economy out with it, Americans have watched with growing frustration as it becomes increasingly apparent that no individual nor corporate entity is going to be […]