17 Sep 2021
The Inflation Train Is Nowhere Near Full Speed

Despite last month's 0.1% CPI drop, inflation isn't slowing down. Like a train, inflation starts slow and stops even slower. Based on producer prices, we may be looking at 20% inflation in the near future…

13 Sep 2021
Gold Is King of Commodities

Analysis indicates a commodity supercycle may be ahead. Higher inflation and widespread shortages in basic materials support this view. Here's why gold is emerging as the ideal choice among commodities…

10 Sep 2021
Why We Desperately Need a One-Handed Economist

The Fed generally, and Chairman Powell specifically, don't seem to know what they want. Except more inflation, which, bizarrely, is the only accomplishment they can claim so far. Instead of gambling on stocks or locking in losses with bonds, we explore a way out of today's wealth destruction trap…

Sep 2021
Here Is Why Two Billionaires Think Gold Will Go Much Higher

Famed investors John Paulson and Mark Mobius each make strong but different cases for owning gold. Both make sound arguments for a near-term price rise. While Paulson is most concerned with inflation, Mobius presents a compelling case for keeping some physical gold "under the mattress"…

01 Sep 2021
Taking the Training Wheels Off Your Retirement Plan

Today, we’re discussing the state of American retirement, and exploring the benefits and drawbacks of a system that makes each of us our own financial advisor. You’ll discover why your broker or administrator hates “alternative assets,” too…

Aug 2021
Hold Gold: Insuring Your Porfolio Could Prove Lucrative

Some gold investors might be tempted to rebalance their savings out of precious metals and into flashier, paper assets. However, Wall Street stock brokers coined this advice and have repeated it for decades: "Put 10% of your portfolio in gold and hope it doesn't go up." Here's the basis for that bit of wisdom...