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War on Cash Turns to $20, $50, and $100 Bills

Harvard professor and economist Ken Rogoff is once again leading the chorus of high-level academics and officials who declare cash is only for criminals. He made his case in a recent Wall Street Journ...

Clint Siegner

Clint Siegner

September 19th, 2016

The Economic Truth About Robin Hood

Fiction, Fairy Tales, and Fiat

Do young Americans today know anything about economics? No, they don't, according to a study during the 2016 presidential primary season, which says lots of other Americans don't either....

Guy Christopher

Guy Christopher

September 8th, 2016

Bitcoin Is Just a Bit Player

Private keys (supposedly) provide assurance that a Bitcoin holder's account is safe. But, in less than three years, two seminal events have served to give bitcoin users financial heartburn. Is it safe...

David Smith

David Smith

August 24th, 2016

Calculated Algorithms

Bullion Investors Versus the Machines

Precious metals prices fell sharply on renewed concerns the Federal Reserve will be raising interest rates sometime this fall. Friday's jobs report painted a picture of healthy growth, fostering a new...

Clint Siegner

Clint Siegner

August 8th, 2016

Gold & Silver Bulls facing Wall of Worry

Climbing Gold and Silver’s Wall of Worry

Confidence is slippery, even when you are a metals investor sitting atop the best performing assets of 2016. It doesn't help when 4 years of a miserable bear market remains fresh in our memories. Any ...

Clint Siegner

Clint Siegner

July 18th, 2016