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Bankers On Notice: The Cake Eaters Are Stirring

Link To Thomas Jefferson’s Famous Banker Quotes It’s interesting to watch what happens as the spores and tentacles of “banker rot” penetrate ever-deeper into the worm-holes and capillaries of the socioeconomic strata. Anachronisms from a bygone-era, the “let them eat cake” attitudes that have persistently predominated the media-storm are increasingly muffled by a gathering mob […]

Credit Tsunami Wave II: 2009 – 2012 (and beyond?)

Surf’s up! But this is one wave you may want to sit out “high-and-dry”, far up on the hillside. Watch CBS Videos Online Important Notice To Viewers: Beware the obligatory mainstream media “market cheerleading” toward the end of this video. Otherwise, it’s just confirming what we in the blogosphere have been talking about for 18 […]

The U.S. FED: What! Me Worry?

From time-to-time, I like to swing by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (FRBSL) website to check on their “aggregate” monetary and financial indicators and measure the pulse of our nation’s economic base – which is the overall supply of money and credit in the United States economy. When you have a financial system […]

“How should I own my gold?”

Editor’s Note: This article is written to address “worst-case” scenarios that should be considered as part of a comprehensive strategic wealth management plan. The author does not anticipate or predict that any such scenarios would or will materialize. However, planning for the worst while hoping for the best has always been excellent advice in both […]

George Soros On The Financial Crisis

The Great American Credit Binge: 1982 to 2006

I like to make my morning rounds of a few favorite financial sites and happened to find this excellent research paper written by Mr. James Quinn featured on the www.prudentbear.com website.  Mr. Quinn is the senior director of strategic planning for the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania so I assume he has a […]