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Posts from ‘November, 2008’

FINANCIAL PLANNING: My Guess Or Yours? Why It’s Absurd And Doomed To Fail From The Very Start

Upon reading that title, I’m sure some of you are thinking that I must have completely lost my mind. Well, of course that’s not true. But, how could something as universally accepted, widely followed, and apparently “innocent and necessary” as financial planning be setting so many of those who unquestioningly apply it on a course […]

Here’s What Your World Looks Like When Your Nation’s Currency Fails You

I’ve been watching for an “on the street” report to bring to your attention what can happen to the citizens of a country whose currency is failing. As fate would have it, an exceptionally good story has finally shown up. We should all take this opportunity to learn from this chance insight into exactly what […]

I.O.U.S.A. Movie: Watch This Free 30 Minute Trailer

I had been waiting for the I.O.U.S.A. documentary to show up here in the Raleigh-area movie theaters ever since it came out and it has finally arrived. However, while I was waiting, I spotted this 30-minute trailer that makes the movie – and many of its important points – accessible to everyone, regardless of area. […]

How To Survive The Coming Dollar Collapse

I am posting this article with the permission of its author, Christopher Laird. Chris maintains a newsletter service and a website of his own at www.prudentsquirrel.com. You may want to click through and check it out. I STRONGLY BELIEVE THAT EVERYONE WHO HOLDS THEIR WEALTH IN DOLLARS SHOULD CONSIDER ALL POSSIBLE SCENARIOS WHEN PLANNING FOR […]

2008 ELECTION SHOCKER! NOTA WINS BY A LANDSLIDE!

IMPORTANT UPDATE: 9am EST, November 6th, 2008 The voting counts are now closing in on their final percentages and here is the latest approximate tally based upon a known U.S. voting-age population of 231,229,580 and currently-estimated voter turnout of 133,300,000: 97,929,000 – 42.35% – NOTA 63,500,000 – 27.46% – OBAMA 55,800,000 – 24.13% – MCCAIN […]

Nearing Impact: A U.S. Debt Crash Course

Over the past decade or so, I have occasionally seen an article – or sometimes a chart – referencing the dollar amount of marginal or “extra” U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) that is generated by adding each new dollar of government debt. In other words, with their unique brand of wisdom, the federal government tries […]