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U.S. Marches Down the Road to Financial Perdition – No One Cares Until It Matters

U.S. Marches Down the Road to Financial Perdition – No One Cares Until It Matters

December 5, 2013

By: GE Christenson The reality is relatively simple even though the appearance is complicated and confusing. What are we talking about? Wars that are hugely profitable for a few individuals and businesses Unauditable Pentagon accounting Government debt that

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Monetizing Government Debt – Bernanke Says No, Common Sense Says Yes

Monetizing Government Debt – Bernanke Says No, Common Sense Says Yes

December 4, 2013

By: Axel Merk Fed Chair Bernanke vehemently denies Fed “monetizes the debt,” but our research shows the Fed may be increasingly doing so. We explain why and what the implications may be for the dollar, gold

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Peak Gold – 75% of All Gold Deposits Have Already Been Mined

Peak Gold – 75% of All Gold Deposits Have Already Been Mined

November 27, 2013

The basic law of supply and demand dictates the quantity of goods offered for sale.  If prices are low and goods cannot be sold at a reasonable profit, producers will be unmotivated to increase production. 

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Financial Repression and QE Guarantee A Bleak Future for Retirees

Financial Repression and QE Guarantee A Bleak Future for Retirees

November 27, 2013

By: GE Christenson A mid 60s woman was chatting with two friends at a Starbucks. I overheard the conversation. It went something like this… “When my husband and I retired, our financial advisor said we had enough

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Gold and Silver Are in Long Term Uptrends

Gold and Silver Are in Long Term Uptrends

November 13, 2013

By: GE Christenson The BIG Perspective: Examine the following “Point & Figure” chart from Ron Rosen. This type of chart plots price on the “y” axis while the “x” axis shows time but without uniform distance between years. The long term trend has been up since 1970 and 2001, while the

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The Hard Facts About Gold, the Fed, and the U.S. Government

The Hard Facts About Gold, the Fed, and the U.S. Government

November 7, 2013

Let’s back away from the “smaller” questions like: Will the Fed taper or not? Is Obamacare a disaster or just a huge problem? Is the S&P 500 index due for a correction? Is the U.S. economy improving? Why is most of the rest of the world angry with the U.S.? If inflation is so low, why are

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Yellen Will Make Bernanke Look Like an Amateur When It Comes to Printing Money

Yellen Will Make Bernanke Look Like an Amateur When It Comes to Printing Money

October 30, 2013

Axel Merk, Merk Investments Fed Chair nominee Janet Yellen will take over where her predecessor Ben Bernanke leaves off.

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Gold and Silver Are the Answer to Endless Fed Printing

Gold and Silver Are the Answer to Endless Fed Printing

October 30, 2013

By: GE Christenson THE SETUP A century ago bankers created the plan for a U.S. central bank, bought enough votes to get it passed into law, encouraged deficit

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Ron Paul Talks About Economic Collapse and Lack of Federal Reserve Transparency

Ron Paul Talks About Economic Collapse and Lack of Federal Reserve Transparency

October 29, 2013

In an interview with CNBC, former GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul endorsed the efforts of his son, Senator Rand Paul, to hold up the nomination of Janet Yellen as Federal Reserve Chairman until laws are passed requiring more transparency from the Fed. Senator Rand Paul has introduced legislation

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Global Debt Bubble Will Push Gold and Silver Prices Higher

Global Debt Bubble Will Push Gold and Silver Prices Higher

October 24, 2013

By: GE Christenson To paraphrase William Shakespeare, “the debt ceiling drama is a tale told by idiots, full of sound and political fury, signifying nothing.” We now have a reprieve for three months – the 11th hour deal, complete with payoffs and the usual corruption, will keep the world safe for

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