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Fearing hyperinflation, Russian consumers aren’t taking any chances so they hurried into stores Wednesday to buy big ticket items before prices were forced further up by the rapidly plunging value of the ruble. As the world is moving inexorably away from the dollar, could we one day become witness to a similar scenario here in America? Find out why that isn’t such a far-fetched notion.

As part of the unprecedented “money-printing” scheme called Quantitative Easing, the Fed created more than $4 trillion out of thin air to purchase government bonds and mortgage-backed securities. Alan Greenspan criticized the Fed for not achieving its goals with the expired stimulus, predicting financial turmoil and advising people to invest in gold. Find out why here.

Every week, we bring you the top 3 stories about gold, precious metals, and the economy. In this edition of Your News to Know, gold demand in Asia picks up as wedding season in India approach, Scotland may claim a chunk of the UK’s gold reserves and Steve Forbes launches a campaign to get the Fed clean up its act. See all the details here.

Steve Forbes has graciously given his time to Birch Gold Group for an exclusive interview, and in this special edition of the Market Report, we bring you some of the highlights. We asked the accomplished CEO of Forbes Inc. a number of questions: On the Federal Reserves role in the economy, how the dollar is being undermined, Americans’ view of savings and what role gold can play in helping to safeguard anyone’s savings. Listen to just some of what Mr. Forbes had to tell us, and get the very first reactions from our own Vince Miller and Will Hart.

In a new book, Steve Forbes has advocated a return to the gold standard, warning that the implications of not doing so could wreck havoc on the economy. Forbes is far from the first person to push for moving back to a system in which the dollar is backed by gold – Ron Paul has been a vocal supporter for some time. With so much conversation swirling, our own Vince Miller and Will Hart give you some perspective: What would going back to the gold standard do for our economy, for the dollar and for gold? And perhaps more importantly, what are the ramifications if Washington fails to take action? Get answers to your questions here.

Every week we keep you up to date on different events that affect the precious metals market and potentially your savings. This week, we look at how gold is the last chance for the American government to prevent ultimate failure in the dollar. Although we’ve come a long way from the financial disaster of 2008, the economy still faces fiscal adversity. Also, what does China’s rising middle class mean for the future of gold? Here are this week’s headlines.

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