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16Oct 2019
Congress Finds Another Way to Meddle With Social Security

Our representatives in Washington have identified an issue with legislation related to Social Security, and think that they have the fix that’s necessary. But with Social Security being so critical for millions of Americans, and with Congress’ dismal track record of applying “fixes”, could this be a warning sign that it’s time for you to take full control of the future security of your retirement?

09Oct 2019
Trade talk

As the U.S. and China resume a new round of trade talks, Alt-Market.com’s Brandon Smith surveys the landscape and details the two possible scenarios for how this ends, suggesting, “The end of 2019 is about to get even more interesting.” Find out why here.

07Oct 2019
UBS Gold forecast

Known for being relatively conservative, Swiss bank UBS has just gone out on a line in support of gold prices, revising its bullish take even higher. Why does this one big bank hold out such high hopes for gold in the coming year? Find out here.

04Oct 2019
us dollar slides again

All good things must come to an end. And for the United States, it’s becoming increasingly evident that the dollar could soon lose its status as global reserve currency, with potentially devastating fallout for the economy. On the chance that the greenback loses its way sooner rather than later, here’s what you need to know to prepare.

03Oct 2019

As the bull market in stocks powers through its record-breaking eleventh year, pension funds still find themselves woefully underfunded, leaving them dangerously exposed to the inevitable correction in stocks. Now, some authorities are espousing a controversial plan to rescue the pensions when it will be necessary. But will it do more harm than good?