Why Do People Assign Value To Paper Money?

"... in a free market economy paper money cannot assume a 'life' of its own and become independent of commodity money. Within a hampered market economy, characterized by government interference, paper money however, can be enforced."

  • Aug 23, 2018 1:11 PM

Krieger: It's Time To Focus On Localism, Decentralization, And Community

"Most of us have been conditioned to believe human life is best organized at scale... operating under a single overarching centralized government structure in charge of micromanaging society from the top down... I consider this paradigm outdated, unnatural and increasingly dangerous."

  • Aug 21, 2018 5:55 PM

Which Companies Generate the Highest Revenue Per Employee?

This report ranks the companies by Revenue Per Employee (RPE) to explore how efficiently the companies utilize human capital. Energy and Healthcare are high on the list, while Industrials and Consumer Discretionaries perform the worst.

  • Jul 10, 2018 11:45 PM

The Yield Curve Is The Economy's Canary In A Coal Mine

"The economy has hit a wall and is now sliding down it. I don’t care what bullish propaganda may or may not be bubbling up in the headlines from the financial media and Wall Street, the hard numbers I look at everyday show accelerating economic weakness. "

  • Jul 7, 2018 3:15 PM

Global Markets, US Futures Rebound As Trade War Panic Fades

After 6 consecutive declines in the Dow Jones, the longest stretch since March 2017, and erasing all of 2018’s gains, the cash index is finally set for a rebound, trading some 130 points higher as the trade war panic fades, for now.

  • Jun 20, 2018 7:10 AM

Fiat Currency Always Ends In Collapse

" Fiat currency is a crap shoot, depending on how the winds of government blow... That is why gold is the only real money. It doesn’t fluctuate, diminish, or devalue. It is a constant. And it’s the one thing you can rely on during economic disaster."

  • Jun 18, 2018 8:55 PM