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In the face of an increasing number of sanctions from the U.S., Russia is becoming more and more defiant. They’ve already threatened the dollar’s reserve currency status, but now an advisor to President Vladimir Putin has explicitly proposed an “anti-dollar alliance”. Could this latest strategy to challenge the dollar’s might actually succeed? We give you the facts right here.

Every week we bring you news that affects the precious metals market and your financial livelihood. This week, we consider the function of gold in a world full of uncertainty and ever-increasing turmoil. Also, read why susceptibility to market manipulation has forced the gold market to alter the pricing benchmark in order to maintain transparency. Finally, how have the Federal Reserve’s fiscal decisions affected the precious metals market and American economy? Here are this week’s headlines.

We all know that FATCA will profoundly affect expat Americans. But there’s so much more to the law, especially when you consider the new precedents of government overreach that the July 1 is setting. How might it affect ALL Americans? We connect the dots here.

With the Federal Reserve continuing to flood the economy with more and more money, clients of Birch Gold Group are often asking us for details on the stimulus program. So what exactly is Quantitative Easing? Does it work? What effect is it having on U.S. economy and markets? Is it creating another stock market bubble? And how might the taper affect the economy? Vince Miller and Phillip Patrick answer these questions for you in this week’s Market Report.

As Russia faces more economic sanctions from the Obama administration, Vladimir Putin isn’t ceding the fight. Instead, he’s retaliating and has essentially declared “all out financial war” against the U.S. How might that impact our economy and the dollar? In this week’s Market Report, Vince Miller answers these questions for you and lets you know how gold can help you prepare as our currency is further devalued.