US Energy Independence: The Next Big Thing for 2013?

Energy investment is about more than just the commodities; it’s about growth. That’s why, for example, the emerging economies theme has been an important one for investors who know that every business and modern home in Brazil, Russia, China or on the African continent will need to keep the lights on somehow. But the . . . → Read More: US Energy Independence: The Next Big Thing for 2013?

How to Make Money in a 'Fugly' Stock Market: Bob Moriarty

Despite the “fugly” future that Bob Moriarty, founder of 321gold.com, talks about in this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, he’s downright bullish on the U.S. dollar for the time being. He says it’s not only a safe haven but “the best investment to be in for the last six months.” As for . . . → Read More: How to Make Money in a ‘Fugly’ Stock Market: Bob Moriarty

A Run On Eurozone Banks?

The Calafia Beach Pundit raises an interesting question in relation to the recent surge in the US money supply which he suggests might be a reflection of a scramble into USD assets. More specifically, the argument would seem to be that a silent run on European banks is in the works as money is . . . → Read More: A Run On Eurozone Banks?

Clive Maund: Mitigate Investment Risk Until End of Dollar Rally

The Gold Report: Clive, in a recent note on your website you said, “The general investing public are sheep, they like to move together in large groups, have a kind of vacant stare, are routinely fleeced and eventually slaughtered. That’s why when they are very confident, it’s time to get scared, and vice versa.” . . . → Read More: Clive Maund: Mitigate Investment Risk Until End of Dollar Rally

U.S Dollar and Reserve Currencies

The Economist published an excellent analysis on the future of reserve currencies in the world (link).

Define The Dollar Or Else

Disclaimer:  This article neither constitutes nor should it be relied upon as legal, investment or tax advice.

Almost everyone uses the dollar to calculate, plan and settle transactions in the United States and beyond.  Likewise feet or meters are commonly used to calculate, plan and construct many building and engineering projects.

If units of length were . . . → Read More: Define The Dollar Or Else

The Rise of the Beast: Inflation

Last week, the Fed took a very dramatic step in providing some relief to the ailing economy, by creating money to buy bad assets of the crumbling financial institutions. Last week the Fed bought $5 billion of Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and Federal Home Loan Bank corporate debt.

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