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Blogs By James Cordelaine

Brexit Thwarts UK and Eurozone Growth
05Aug 2016

Brexit Thwarts UK and Eurozone Growth

By: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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: James Cordelaine

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

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UK Citizens Flock to Gold in the Wake of Brexit
21Jul 2016

UK Citizens Flock to Gold in the Wake of Brexit

By: James Cordelaine

For Americans, Brexit may seem like little more than an intra-continental squabble. But for those at ground zero the financial panic is real, and may yet land on our shores.

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Pension Funds Are Underwater and Taking Us with Them
20Jul 2016

Pension Funds Are Underwater – and Taking Us With Them

By: James Cordelaine

One of the world’s largest public employee pension funds made promises it can no longer keep. Now it’s expecting taxpayers to chip in.

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Currency Specialist Predicts Gold Surge Will Continue
19Jul 2016

Currency Specialist Predicts Gold Surge Will Continue

By: James Cordelaine

Anyone who sees the news then looks at their portfolio has got to feel anxious. What separates the quick and the dead is what they do next.

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The Deceptive Benefits of Gold ETFs
18Jul 2016

The Deceptive “Benefits” of Gold ETFs

By: James Cordelaine

Ever had a financial advisor tell you a gold ETF is the same or better than buying physical gold? Run!

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