September 1st, 2020 • Public and private pension plans face a dual crisis. The first and most obvious threat to pensioners is that defined-benefit vehicles are severely underfunded. By one estimate, pension systems taken as a whole are $638 billion in the red.
August 28th, 2020 • As the Federal Reserve embarks on a new campaign to raise inflation rates, markets may be in for a change in character.
August 14th, 2020 • As the political and central banking establishment in Washington continues to bail out the economy and markets by creating trillions of unbacked pieces of paper and electronic digits, a handful of Congressmen hope to shine a new spotlight on the devastati
August 14th, 2020 • As Joe Biden announced his VP pick, Wall Street’s hopes for a V-shaped economic recovery were revived by falling jobless claims and the S&P 500 inching closer to an all-time high. Precious metals markets, meanwhile, were hit with a big V for Volatility.
August 6th, 2020 • The dramatic ascent of precious metals markets this summer reflects what could be just the start of a longer-term decline and fall in the Federal Reserve Note's value and status.
July 14th, 2020 • Surreptitious intervention in the gold market by the U.S. government is the target of legislation introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Rep. Alex X. Mooney (R-WV).
June 19th, 2020 • Despite a year of tumult on Wall Street and Main Street, the banking system seems to be holding up remarkably well… for now. "Banks are safe," according to FDIC chair Jelena McWilliams. "There are no concerns for depositors." No concerns? We beg to dif
June 15th, 2020 • Market volatility has suddenly spiked in recent days came after the Federal Reserve vowed last Wednesday to keep its benchmark rate near zero through 2022.
May 22nd, 2020 • The Federal Reserve instituted a policy of unlimited quantitative easing in March 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Stefan Gleason, Director of the Sound Money Defense League, the Fed’s pandemic response is only the most recent ma
May 8th, 2020 • After pulling the trigger on the Coronavirus-targeted bazookas, the world’s pockets are empty, potentially creating a scenario for a reset in the global monetary order. On the other side of the lockdown, who will stand tall and reign supreme? If history