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The Prudent Investor

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774142
Graph courtesy of Click to enlarge.Aka the sucker's cycle.

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774143
It's been a long blogging hiatus but actually nothing has changed in Eurozone monetary politics. If you have gotten confused about the monetary instruments the ECB threatens to deploy, this blogger is happy to have received this picture of the EUro-Wunderwaffe in action. Mind you: That's all the ECB has.

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774144

Prices above $30/oz of silver as of today are only the first step for the expected explosion ...

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774145
This is a must see video for all gold bugs as it raises the important question of who would ultimately benefit from a gold standard...and arrives at the answer that a silver standard would would be more benefactorial for the 99%.

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774141
Twitter user @poorbystandard mailed these lyrics, looking for artists to turn this into a Youtube hit.

Would be great to have an artist perform it on youtube
there are many talented people out there! Feel free to fix bugs!
Acknowledgements and thanks for inspiration: ...

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774140
You are not a machine.
Your natural genetic design does not tolerate 2 to 4 hours of travel per day, 8 to 12 hours of slave labor 5 to 6 days per week.
For whatever monetary compensation.
On 5 to 6 hours of sleep.
In a system built on penalistic ...

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774137
While the world is glued to Youtube live feeds in HD quality to the bonfires in Kiev where one corrupt regime is about to be replaced by another, the economic crisis erupts into fire in the heartland of the Eurozone.
30,000 protesters took to the streets in Nantes, France on ...

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774138
A nice reminder that once you deposit mony at the bank it is not yours anymore. Simply said your deposit is a – currently no interest paying – loan to the bank with little paperwork. Better get it before the bank runs begin.

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774139
Sad affairs have been heating up in the tiny Alpine republic in the center of the European Union. While Austria experiences record unemployment at record growth rates and tax revenues have fallen behind optimistic projections, the looming bankruptcy of a mid-sized regional bank, Hypo Group Alpe Adria (HGAA), may propel ...

September 12, 2017, 1:19 pm, 1774136