World Stimulus Packages Shovel-Ready

It won’t be long now before billions of the world’s tax dollars are “shovel-ready” and all that money shoveled into the governments’ winners’ bank accounts, distorting capital markets even more that what has been done by the Investment Banks. Whilst all this is going on you can bet on one thing. The big powerful private […]

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Governments should Prepare a Stimulus Packages But Just Sit Tight

When trading the stock market doing the hard thing is what counts. This may be very difficult to do. For instance when using stop losses you are supposed to act on them without failure. If you are trading a stock with a 5% mental stop loss and not a physical stop loss and the stock […]

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President Obama – Be Presidential for the Sake of the World Economy

Dear President Obama once you became president you needed to become apolitical. You are the President of ALL the people in the USA. The rest of the world is counting on you too. As usual everything is US-centric. American led the world into this financial abyss. And we stupidly followed. Just occasionally in your speeches […]

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Stimulus Package Like Throwing Snowballs at a Wall

With Governments around the world proposing massive financial stimulus packages, its like throwing snowballs at a wall and hoping some will stick. Have they all gone stark-raving-bonkers? “The government can increase its spending only by reducing private spending equivalently. Whether government finances its added spending by increasing taxes, by borrowing, or by inflating the currency, […]

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Big Fat Government and the Private Money See-Saw

Until now the government and private money have each taken turns to manage and control the economy. Regulations are basically what is used to make it change hands. Governments either take control or relinquish part of it. The power is in their hands. Heavy regulation often comes in after a Boom Bust cycle with government […]

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What If an Investment Banker said this in 2006

Can you imagine the head of one of the big investment banks at a news conference in 2006 stating that his company was in danger of becoming dangerously over-leveraged and so was going to stop taking on what is now known as toxic debt. Also what if he admitted he did not understand what these […]

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Would You Trust Your Financial Planner Again?

Baby Boomers need to ask themselves if they would invest their money again with their fund manager or financial planner. In most cases your financial planner or fund manager has done a lousy job investing your money and protecting it from large losses. In additional many do not see that there is anything wrong in […]

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Peter Schiff’s New Book – Crash Proof – FREE

You may know that Peter Schiff has been one of the very few that called this current financial crisis well before the melt-down began. I have watched several Peter Schiff videos where Peter has been ridiculed by various financial gurus but has stuck to his guns. Some nice week-end viewing for you 😉 Knowledge is […]

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