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SHOULD I BUY GOLD & SILVER IN 2017?

Are you wondering if this is the right year to buy PHYSICAL gold and silver?  By all means you should buy gold and silver now — while dealers still have coins available. Shortages in the West are very real. The exchanges in London and New York are short of physical gold and silver bullion that […]

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Gold, the Petro-Dollar & U.S. Foreign Policy

For more than seventy years, the United States dollar has been the reserve currency for the globe. After World War II until quite recently, more than 70% of all foreign exchange transactions and 40% of all world exports have been denominated in dollars. The U.S. dollar will remain the world’s reserve currency as long as OPEC […]

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Who Were the Bankers at Bretton Woods?

The U.N. 1944 Bretton Woods Conference established an international monetary system governed by the United Nations. Who attended? Only about 14 delegates were elected representatives. Bureaucrats, royalty, business magnates, and a multitude of private bankers represented 44 countries. NOTE: Harry Dexter White was the Father of the United Nations monetary system adopted at Bretton Woods [called The […]

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Weimar: First DEFLATION Then INFLATION

Today, the entire global economy is deflating. Industrial demand and manufacturing are collapsing worldwide. Once economic deflation is underway, debt snowballs. The Federal Reserve will turn the money spigots wide open to mitigate the paralyzing effects of deflation on the U.S. consumption-economy. For now, the dollar is strong because the yen and the Euro are weakening […]

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FEDERAL RESERVE DOUBLE WHAMMY

For 179 years, America’s currency was backed by silver and gold. During this era of sound money, the rise in the over-all prosperity of the citizenry of the United States was meteoric. The poorest immigrants enjoyed upward economic mobility. If you are wondering why living standards for most Americans are now declining, look FIRST to the […]

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The Federal Reserve is a Cartel.

Three years before Congress passed the Federal Reserve Act, representatives of European and American banking families clandestinely gathered at an exclusive get-away owned by J. Pierpont Morgan and John Davison Rockefeller. After more than a week of intense negotiations, they hammered out the agreement for the “United Reserve System” [today’s “Federal Reserve System”]. FORMATION OF THE GREATEST […]

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GOLD IS A PRUDENT INVESTMENT.

All great civilizations have conducted trade with silver and gold (until the societies declined). A distinguished professor at the University of California at Berkeley re-discovered why gold has always played a central monetary role, and why the rare metal has never been a ‘consumption good.’ After years of ground-breaking research, the late Professor Roy Jastram uncovered the […]

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PLATINUM COINS @ 62% BELOW HIGH

The current price of platinum is $858/oz. Platinum is down 62% since its 2008 high of $2,300/oz. Today, one Troy ounce of platinum is selling for $213 less than one Troy ounce of gold. It is a traditional “buy signal” when platinum is selling at a discount to gold. When we analyze the fundamentals of actual […]

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The Contracting U.S. Economy

The strength of the dollar has to do with confidence. When the world perceives the U.S. economy to be weakening, the value of the dollar falls; and gold moves up against the dollar. Gold does well in recessions. During the Great Depression, gold went up 69%. The financial media have been reporting “economic recovery” for the last […]

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Deflation then Inflation: The Stages of Credit Collapse

The U.S.A. does not resemble the America of the 1930s when our nation had trade surpluses and the dollar was gold-backed. This time, global deflation will lead to credit collapse and currency failures. The fuel for future inflation is accumulating now. During the coming economic upheaval, gold and silver will perform as the world’s only real money. STAGES OF […]

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WHAT ARE CAPITAL CONTROLS?

Capital controls are measures to restrict the flow of capital. These restrictions can include taxes on financial transactions and regulations on the sale or purchase of equities, bonds, and precious metals. Controls can prevent or severly restrict cash withdrawals from banks (banks can close for extended time periods for so-called “bank holidays”). Capital controls could prevent […]

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The “MONEY” Follows Gold & Silver.

In 2013, gold futures had the first annual drop since 2000. That is what happened in the PAPER gold market. The New York Commodities Exchange (COMEX) sells derivatives; the exchange sells the same ounce (1 oz) of PHYSICAL gold or silver hundreds of times.   Take a look at what happened in markets that traded actual […]

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