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Peeling Back Political Deficit Illusions
July 6, 2016 Government & PoliticsIn politics, we typically think fiscally conservative and tax cuts for Republicans and wasteful spending and tax hikes for Democrats. But are our assumptions true?
The Last-Minute Race for Gold
June 22, 2016 GoldReports of gold’s death have been greatly exaggerated. Despite recent profit-taking, gold is still up more than 20% this year. And it is likely to remain a hot ticket in 2016 as the global market struggles…
Fake Jobs Plague the U.S. Economy
June 18, 2016 U.S. EconomyWere you convinced by the unemployment rate drop to 4.7% in May? That is what the government reported. But a closer look at the data reveals something else.
The Danger of the Fed’s Tall Tales
June 8, 2016 GoldDon’t believe anything saying a rate hike is on the table in July. It’s not. The U.S. won’t see meaningfully higher rates for many years. The sooner you accept this, the sooner you can avoid financial ruin.