Bull Market based on FED “Funny Money Creation”

I’m a big fan of the Financial Trend Forecaster Web site. In it’s latest free newsletter, which I get via email it is still telling me this market is still a traders market and NOT an investors market. Under current analysis it goers on to say; “The ROC has continued its blastoff  reaching  35.89% improvement […]

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While I live I will Never Resort to Irredeemable Paper: Napoloen

In Revolutionary France it took a man like Napoleon to stop the hyperinflation that had occurred in France because those in power kept printing money in the hope it would solve their economic problems. Over the weekend I found time to read a shortened version of a book entitled, “Fiat Money Inflation in France” by […]

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Protect Your Nest Egg from Keynesian Economics

The last infamous experiment with Keynesian Economics was successfully killed off by President Reagan and PM Thatcher. The problem is many of the economists today have been brought up on Keynesian economics even though it was discredited in the 70’s. History is repeating. The great financial leap forward in the early 80’s was based on […]

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Governments Fail to Do the Hard Thing Every Time

When I was trading the markets I read many books on the subject. One theme came through apart from the big one – always use stop losses. It was that you should always try to do the hard thing. For instance the hard thing when trading is to sell a stock and take a loss. […]

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Mr Obama should be made a Living Saint

I can only cry wolf so many times before people cease to listen. Isn’t that what happened when several rational economists kept telling the financial world and governments that the sub prime mortgages would destroy the world’s economy? Weren’t they ridiculed and laughed off the economic stage? I am just staggered at the nonsense economics […]

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Economics in One Short Lesson for Baby Boomers

I expect this is where you all fall asleep. The mere mention of economics is enough to do this to most people. But give me a few moments here please. Do you feel uneasy about what your government is doing to get us out of this financial mess? Do you want some answers? Then read […]

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IMF creates SDR to Redistribute the Wealth

If you have been following the financial press of late you will have read the IMF may be making a comeback to center stage. It seems the G20 may well agree to make them a world bank of sorts with their own currency called the SDR – Special Drawing Rights. The US can stop this […]

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The New Economic Order – G20 is the De Facto World Bank

The G20 summit at Pittsburgh will likely be the meeting where the 20 leaders of the “advanced” nations cement their commitment to maintain their financial hold on their respective economies. This will be done to ensure there is not a double dip recession which would be catastrophic for world economies but more importantly, their re-election. […]

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