The president says the economy has never been better. But wait! When compared to gold, stocks are now only worth only half their value of 20 years ago.
When he left office in 1961, President Dwight Eisenhower had a grim warning: beware of the rise of an American military-industrial complex.
Writing from Singapore, Simon Angelo takes an inside look at how global wealth is created and sustained. The answers are nothing short of profound.
Do you remember how life was back in the early 1970s? The cost of living was more reasonable. Then money politics came into play and made everything harder.
The United States once cultivated the world’s greatest economy. But it has already hit a brick wall, and signs of decline are evident.
The Federal Reserve has just gone on another round of debt loading. That’s four straight months of borrowing. What is it leading to?
We have a enjoyed a record bull run. It’s the longest expansion of our economy since the Second World War. But there are signs now that it’s ending.
Amidst all the news about the Middle East and the British royals, we almost missed something important. The Fed has added billions of dollars more in debt.
Are we seeing the end of American empire? Escalating money problems and foolish foreign policy decisions are crippling our ability to see things clearly.
We take it for granted that America will remain a great country. But debt, inflation, and foreign policy mistakes are putting its superpower status at risk.
It’s a new year and a new decade. What does the road ahead look like for the American economy? If the past is any indication, it’s more debt and lies.
Alan Greenspan is a name you will surely recognise. His tenure at the Federal Reserve saw the rise of easy-money policies. Here are the consequences.
Let’s face it: we admire the rich almost as much as we envy them. But during this Christmas season, does their spending actually benefit the rest of us?
As interest rates drop, borrowing increases. It becomes easier and easier to get into debt. But is this addiction a healthy one?