In early August, the FDIC1 and the Fed2 issued a "Notice of Proposed Rulemaking" stating that it intends to adopt the Basel III3 capital requirements.
The full-length Domestic Monetary Policy Subcommittee Hearing on sound money and parallel currencies. Off the Chart The full-length Domestic Monetary Policy Subcommittee Hearing on sound money and parallel currencies. The Finacial system around th
The purpose of this article is to explain what I believe could be a successful solution in transitioning our current money system that has enslaved us with debt and perpetual war to one with real value that the producers control.
Congressman Ron Paul, Chairman of the Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology Subcommittee, announced today that the subcommittee will hold a hearing to examine sound money and parallel currencies.
From an Evansville strip mall, Bernard von NotHaus ran the most successful alternative currency in the country. Then the FBI raided his headquarters, arrested him, and seized eight tons of gold and silver backing the notes.
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Tell us about Merk Funds. How much does it manage and in what capacities?
No doubt, Eastern Europe is a part of the world where people are accustomed to being abused by politicians.After decades of Soviet Rule, the cultures in places like Ukraine, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Belarus, etc. have been inculcated with a strong mistru
The free market responds to demand. When a government breaks down, free markets respond. This is happening in Greece.
Below is a comprehensive list of alternative currency systems from around the world.
Despite the name, PorcFest 2012 was not about bacon (although there were hundreds of pounds of bacon consumed at the event). The Porcupine Freedom Festival is a weeklong event organized by the Free State Project.
Idaho joins close to ten other states in saying no to fiat currencies and yes to a precious metals backed dollar. The state lawmakers also are supporting an end to the Federal Reserve.
Moment in monetary history - bitcoin by vending machine at PorcFest 2012
The euro strengthened against the dollar after a European Union official said a politically acceptable path will be sought for renegotiating Greece’s bailout conditions.
What can save Greece? Max Keiser and Hugo Price argue that a return to a silver drachma is one solution along with the firing of central bankers who continue to make the financial crisis worse.
Demand for safe haven currencies surged in May when investors were panicked about the Greek elections and weak economic data coming from the US, UK, eurozone, China and India.
Today, we're accustomed to thinking of small greenish paper rectangles as the definition of money, and we think of the US government as the only source of money.
The Moneylith has arrived and is well on its way to transforming the silver economy. This clever video demonstrates the Moneylith in action in a creative take resembling 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Why do "free marketeers" continue to maintain that some global, standard system of currency is needed? How is that any different from what the IMF or the Fed does? No standard is needed. Privatization of currency is all that is required!
Here are pictures from a discovery made in March. The bar passed a hand-held xrf scan which showed 99.98% pure AU. The tungsten was only discovered when the bar was physically cut in half.
Japan and China will start direct currency trading this week, Tokyo said Tuesday, the first time Beijing has let a major unit other than the dollar swap with the yuan.
President Cristina Fernandez is cracking down to keep hard currency from flowing out of Argentina, which needs the dollars to maintain its central bank reserves and pay debts.
While the price of gold falls slightly, the reasons to own it are growing.
FeedZeBirds is proud to announce that you can now own a piece of feedzebirds.com. On Thursday, May 24, at 15:30 EST FeedZeBirds will release 30% of the company as 30,000 shares on GLBSE, the Bitcoin stock exchange.
If China Backs Its Currency with Gold, It Could Have Profound Effects for Investors … and Consumers
The euro hit a four-month low against the dollar and 3-1/2 month trough versus the yen on Friday as concerns about a chaotic Greek exit from the euro zone and instability in the Spanish banking system fuelled demand for safer currencies.
In 2008 the Lakota people launched the Free Lakota Bank, in accordance with the demands of the treaty council, in partnership with the American Open Currency Standard and with protection from the Strong Heart Warrior Society.
Throughout the First World, and, particularly in the US, there is an increasing consciousness that fiat currency, far from being the solution to economic problems, is, in fact, a cause of them.
The FBI sees the anonymous Bitcoin payment network as an alarming haven for money laundering and other criminal activity — including as a tool for hackers to rip off fellow Bitcoin users.
The Federal Reserve has for the first time given approval for a large Chinese bank to purchase a U.S. bank. It also gave approval to two other large Chinese banks to expand their operations in the United States. The Fed board announced Wednesday i