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DANGER AHEAD FOR U.S. GOVT: Unable To Service Debt As Interest Rates Surge

February 2nd, 2018

The U.S. Government is in serious trouble when interest rates rise. As interest rates rise, so will the amount of money the U.S. Government will have to pay out to service its rapidly rising debt. Unfortunately, interest rates don’t have to increase all… Keep Reading

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For Anyone Still Wondering If Gold Prices Are Rigged...

January 30th, 2018

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission levied fines against three European Banks on Friday for “spoofing” the futures markets, including COMEX gold. Six traders were arrested yesterday. The arrests yesterday could mean this action at least has a cha… Keep Reading

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WORLD’S LARGEST SILVER MINES: Suffer Falling Ore Grades & Rising Costs

January 30th, 2018

The world’s two largest silver mines have seen their productivity decline substantially due to falling ore grades and rising costs. Gone are the days when silver mines could produce silver at 15-20 ounces per ton. Today, the Primary Silver Mining Indus… Keep Reading

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Illinois’ Debt Crisis Foreshadows America’s Financial Future

January 29th, 2018

Those wanting a glimpse into the future of our federal government’s finances should have a gander at Illinois. The state recently “resolved” a high-profile battle over its budget. Taxpayers were clubbed with a 32% hike in income taxes in an effort t… Keep Reading

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The Coming Market Crash Will Set Off The Biggest Gold Panic Buying In History

January 29th, 2018

The leverage in the economic system has become so extreme; investors have no idea of the disaster that is going to take place during the next stock market crash. The collapse of the U.S. Housing and Investment Banking Industry in 2008 and ensuing economi… Keep Reading

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The Market Underestimates The Tremendous Energy Consumption By The Gold Mining Industry

January 25th, 2018

While the gold mining industry reports energy as only 15-20% of its total production costs, the total amount consumed by the industry is much higher. The market underestimates the amount of energy consumed by the gold mining industry because of the way i… Keep Reading

Gold and the Government Shutdown

Gold Market Consolidates Near Important Levels as Government Shuts Down

January 22nd, 2018

The gold market has been mired in a four-and-a-half year basing pattern. The rally that began late last year has taken prices up toward a major resistance zone. It’s make or break time!… Keep Reading

US Gold Buyers

For Americans Buying Gold and Silver: Still a Big U.S. Pricing Advantage

January 18th, 2018

Two years ago in this space, I penned an essay discussing how Americans - and other countries that are "dollarized" - where the local currency is either the USD or pegged to it - had a significant advantage when it came to getting the most for their money… Keep Reading

Chinese Physical Gold Investment Demand Surges While Americans Pile Into Stock & Crypto Bubbles

January 16th, 2018

Chinese demand for physical gold investment surged in the first three-quarters of 2017 while Americans ditched the shiny yellow metal for increased bets in the crypto mania and stock market bubble market. Even though China’s Hang Seng Stock Market outp… Keep Reading

Swamp Lives On: Crooked Banks and Captured Regulators

January 15th, 2018

If officials at the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) are bothered by allegations of incompetence and capture by Wall Street’s bankers, it is hard to tell. The Commission recently hired Brett Redfearn to serve as Director of the Division of Tradi… Keep Reading