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The Paradox of Cash: It’s Always the Government’s Money
May 23, 2016 CurrencyFor most of human history, we’ve lived in largely cashless societies. It’s nothing new. But there are concerns about a modern cashless society, and the real threat should terrify you.
The $3.7 Trillion Municipal-Bond Market Just Isn’t That “Liquid”
May 10, 2016 BondsThe Fed is allowing big banks to treat municipal bonds as safe, high-quality assets for emergency reserves. But once you’ve read up on Ramapo, New York, “safe” no longer comes to mind.
Time to Add More Metals
April 29, 2016 Precious MetalsThe growing concern over the well-being of American corporate revenue underscores the need for portfolio diversification. It’s more important than ever to have exposure to commodities.
Mining for a Secret Gold Strategy
April 21, 2016 GoldBuy stocks when they’re cheap. It’s one of the tenets of many hedge fund strategies. And right now, gold mining stocks are cheap … 12-year-low cheap.