Even The Fed Believes In Bitcoin

     In a story that broke in January, a Federal Reserve Board of Directors employee was fined for mining Bitcoin on a server owned by the central bank. Nicholas Berthaume, was a communications analyst for the ...

Inflation and Prices

Why do we have inflation and deflation? Why do we need to have such a paradigm in modern financial markets?  Inflation is a term associated with a growing economy and rising prices.  Central banks mandate a 2%...

Economy and Prices

In an interesting article regarding the level of money and prices from Alasdair Macleod, he describes the Keynesian approach to our monetary madness. Unsound money printed to oblivion never succeeds, just as th...

Global Debt-To-GDP is Now 327%

In a new Q1 report from the Institute of International Finance, they report a stunning new development: global debt is at an unsustainable level. I know the lead into the punch-line was suspenseful, but all jok...