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Regulators Cracking Down On Banks Dubious Estimates of Risky Assets

Guest Writer, October 10 2020

And, now, 12 years after the Great Recession, one can reasonably argue that depositors and investors shouldn't have to doubt whether they can trust the way banks measure their financial strength. 

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Me? Really???

Bob Rinear, October 7 2020

There’s a new crypto that’s been in development for a couple years now... They are giving out 3,600 coins to everyone that signs up. Free coins. All you need is an email address.  

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Trump and Covid

Bob Rinear, October 3 2020

There’s a lot at stake in this upcoming election, and one of the things at stake is the market and YOUR money.

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Learning from Fidel

Guest Writer, September 30 2020

Whilst we can imagine that the theatrical events may possibly have taken weeks of preparation, Cubans saw only the results – overnight emplacement of artillery.

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Can Big Bank Money Laundering Be Stopped? And, If So, How?

Guest Writer, September 26 2020

He warned the two U.S. officials of a "contagion" - with the implication being close one bank and the whole economy could suffer. What happened? Federal prosecutors stood down.

 

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Trading the Election

Bob Rinear, September 16 2020

We could see huge draw downs, and equally huge explosions to the upside. Unless you’re a very nimble trader, sitting it out could be your best play. Just sayin…

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Periods

Bob Rinear, September 12 2020

I don’t know if it’s the chemicals from the contrails, or the fluoride in our water, or what, but there’s a level of bizarre raging across our nation the likes of I could never have dreamed.

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New York City’s Spending Problem

Guest Writer, September 9 2020

Indeed, the burden of government spending has climbed more than three times faster than inflation during De Blasio’s time in office. If this story sounds familiar, that’s because excessive spending is the cause of every fiscal crisis.

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Fed Changing Policy on Inflation and Unemployment

Guest Writer, August 29 2020

...monetary policy still operates under the existing assumption that such a tradeoff - i.e., a strong labor market and stable prices - actually exists.

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Stock Splits

Bob Rinear, August 26 2020

...immediately post split, stocks can become volatile, or just trade sideways for a bit, or actually take a hit, or soar higher.

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I said Civil War, This Guy Says Revolution

Bob Rinear, August 15 2020

...the revolutionaries lack a sufficiently malicious counterforce to justify their loathing...

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Gold Stuff

Bob Rinear, August 1 2020

There’s a hundred places to buy a safe, and a million prices. But if you’re like me, you want the most value for the money you spend.

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The Metals

Bob Rinear, July 25 2020

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Will the Federal Reserve Cause the Next Riots?

Guest Writer, July 15 2020

A coming crisis will likely be triggered by a collapse in the dollar’s value and a rejection of the dollar’s world reserve currency status.

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UN Declares Peace on Earth!

James Corbett, July 8 2020

But of course the UN Security Council is not interested in ending these threats to humanity. It is not interested in a peace which means that humanity is free from the clutches of the governments that seek to track, trace, control and sanction their every movement.

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