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America's tariffs against China are already showing signs of undermining the global economy and will create a funding crisis for the Federal Government when it leads to foreigners no longer buying US Treasury debt and selling down their existing do

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Fiat Money Woes Monday was Labor Day holiday in the US. The facts are that the euro lost another 1.4%, the pound another 1.1%, and the yuan another 0.9% last week.

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Last week was full of portentous events. Only somebody who has not been awake for the last few years will fail to realize how these at first sight unconnected events are part of the same matrix.

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Investing is hard enough that there isn't much room for unforced errors, yet many investors allow themselves to get distracted and miss important things.

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The U.S. dollar (USD) is on thin ice. I say this because it's close to "rolling over." See for yourself. This chart shows the performance of the U.S. Dollar Index since the start of 2017. This index tracks the dollar's performance again

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When the Trump administration unilaterally pulled out of the Iran nuclear agreement in May 2018 and announced it would reimpose sanctions against Iran, the European Union (EU) declared its commitment to preserving the agreement and finding ways for i

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The dollar is nosediving this morning, tumbling to 10-day lows, having stumbled initially on the Stone news. As the dollar dumps, gold is spiking...

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Commentary by Gary Gileno: A package of 600 Great Value paper napkins purchased several years ago from WalMart cost $3.97. The same brand a few years later was the same price, but there were only 500 napkins. Last week, the same brand in new packagin

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In 2018 Russia's Central Bank, dumped $100bn in US bonds, got the share of dollars in foreign reserves down to just 22%, bought up a bunch of yuan ($44bn in just the first six months), and added a record 274 tonnes of gold -- more than the country mi

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Whenever you put government in charge, you get a big mess. That's exactly what we have. President Trump campaigned against a "big, fat, ugly bubble," and then took ownership of it. Big mistake. The Fed has twisted the economy into a Gordian Knot, and

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These Countries Are Quickly and Quietly Dumping the Dollar ...Over the past few months, there has been a steady uptick in the number of countries dumping significant portions of their dollar holdings. This is causing many people to worry whether or n

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