Protect Your Retirement Account from Unsustainable

The most recent Treasury Report is out and it reveals disturbing news. The net worth of the United States is now officially reduced to minus $21.5 trillion. The country’s total national debt has catapulted up to pass $22 trillion. Every month, President Trump’s administration adds to the debt pile with multiple billion dollar deficits. This graph depicts the shocking rise in national debt: The real question is: … Continue reading Protect Your Retirement Account from Unsustainable

U.S. Dollar Currency Debasement

Last week, the U.S. Treasury revealed that it will not need to borrow so much money for the third quarter of 2019 as it had originally forecast. This had many people scratching their heads. The reason has nothing to do with the government reigning in its spending though. Reuters demystified the mystery in a cite from a Treasury official. His statement explained this as changes having to do with … Continue reading U.S. Dollar Currency Debasement

Protect Your Retirement Portfolio from Record Consumer Debt Fallout

This past week, the Federal Reserve released their most recent report on consumer debt. It did not paint a pretty picture. Overall consumer debt increased by a sobering $10.3 billion for March. This brought it up to an all time high of over $4 trillion ($4.05 trillion to be exact). The chart below shows the year long trend in consumer debt: This means that through the conclusion of the first quarter in 2019, … Continue reading Protect Your Retirement Portfolio from Record Consumer Debt Fallout

Protect Your Retirement Account from Record Level Credit Card Chargeoffs

Lately it seems the economic news only continues to get worse. In the last few weeks, consumer credit has reached all- time highs and auto delinquencies have neared those not seen since the worst point of the Great Recession. This past week, lenders had still more negative news to digest. The subprime category of credit card charge offs are still at record levels not seen … Continue reading Protect Your Retirement Account from Record Level Credit Card Chargeoffs

Head Of World’s Largest Hedge Fund Says ‘Paradigm Shift’ In Markets Make Gold A Top Investment

Billionaire Ray Dalio has made the case for investing in gold as interest rates continue to fall and central banks print more money, resulting in devalued currencies. In a recent LinkedIn post, the founder of Bridgewater Associates wrote about monetary policy and the markets over the last 50 years.  He said investors have been over-investing in stocks and other equity-like assets that will most likely … Continue reading Head Of World’s Largest Hedge Fund Says ‘Paradigm Shift’ In Markets Make Gold A Top Investment

Bitcoin Network Now 8x More Powerful Than At $20k Peak

BTC NETWORK POWER CONTINUES GROWTH, HITS NEW RECORD HIGH New hashrate numbers have shown that the Bitcoin network is now 8 times more powerful than it was at its $20k price peak in late 2017. Data from Bitcoin network monitor Blockchain.com confirmed that the Bitcoin network’s total hash rate reached a peak of 79 trillion terahashes per second (TH/s) earlier this week, passing the previous … Continue reading Bitcoin Network Now 8x More Powerful Than At $20k Peak