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Cooking the Books on Jobs
12Aug 2016

Cooking the Books on Jobs

By: Adam Gardiner

When everybody tells you the news is great, but your bottom line still looks grim—it may be time to start digging deeper.

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Marc Faber Predicts Catastrophic Stock Crash
11Aug 2016

Marc Faber Predicts Catastrophic Stock Crash

By: Adam Gardiner

Marc Faber’s been called a contrarian, he’s even been called Dr. Doom. But what he also is, very often, is right.

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Experts Gold the Best Bet with 1900 in Sight
10Aug 2016

Experts: Gold the Best Bet, with $1,900 in Sight

By: Adam Gardiner

A leading authority predicts gold, already the asset of choice for 2016, will continue to be the smart bet for the foreseeable future.

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Central Banks Damaging the World Economy and Your Future
08Aug 2016

Central Banks – Damaging the World Economy and Your Future

By: Adam Gardiner

If I steal from you today I go to jail. But if I steal your financial future I’m just a central banker doing his job.

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Brexit Thwarts UK and Eurozone Growth
05Aug 2016

Brexit Thwarts UK and Eurozone Growth

By: Adam Gardiner

The IMF says the effects of Brexit are “still very much unfolding,” but they’ve already seen enough damage to revise growth forecasts downward.

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Institutional Investing Ivy League Style Is It Right for You
03Aug 2016

Investing Ivy League-Style – Is It Right for You?

By: Adam Gardiner

After seeing our retirements gutted in the crash, it’s understandable that we searched for alternatives. But are wrong-fit investments dooming your portfolio?

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Our Economy is Weakening and Its Up to You to Save It
02Aug 2016

Our Economy is Weakening and It’s Up to You to Save It

By: Adam Gardiner

Is it possible the only thing keeping us from another recession is your willingness to shop? Even if it is, should you sacrifice your future for the national economy?

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The World’s Biggest Pension Fund is Shrinking
01Aug 2016

The World’s Biggest Pension Fund is Shrinking

By: Adam Gardiner

Workers and retirees in Japan are waking up to the sobering reality that the old-age financial security they depended on may not be there for them. Sound familiar?

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Fed Wimps Out on Another Rate Hike Opportunity
29Jul 2016

Fed Wimps Out on Another Rate Hike Opportunity

By: Adam Gardiner

As we fight to extricate ourselves from the quicksand of our economy, the Fed once again fails to come to our aid.

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Stocks Gold and Todays Defensively Diversified Portfolio
28Jul 2016

Stocks, Gold and Today’s Defensively Diversified Portfolio

By: Adam Gardiner

Traditional wisdom has often positioned gold in opposition to stocks, and safety in opposition to profit. But in these perilous times do we need to reexamine the meaning of risk?

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Already Sinking Venezuela Cuts Loose its Last Lifeboat
27Jul 2016

Already Sinking, Venezuela Cuts Loose its Last Lifeboat—Gold

By: Adam Gardiner

Boxed in by a collapsing economy, skyrocketing inflation and a starving population, Venezuela’s government is giving up its last tangible asset.

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Why a President Trump Could Make Gold Skyrocket
25Jul 2016

Why a President Trump Could Make Gold Skyrocket

By: Adam Gardiner

You probably feel strongly about who the next president should be. But your concern for your retirement should trump even politics.

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Saving Our Future from Our Debt Addiction
22Jul 2016

Saving Our Future from Our Debt Addiction

By: Adam Gardiner

We’ve all robbed Peter to pay Paul. But what happens when Peter comes to collect?

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