If Jim Rogers is right, the worst stock market crash that any of us has ever seen is right around the corner. For the past 15 years, Rogers has been a frequent guest analyst on CNBC, Fox News and elsewhere, and he is immensely respected for the depth of knowledge and experience that he brings to the table.
Did you know that the sixth largest bank in Spain failed in spectacular fashion just a few days ago? Many are comparing the sudden implosion of Banco Popular to the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008, and EU regulators hastily arranged a sale of the failed bank to Santander in order to avoid a full scale financial panic.
Make no mistake Artificial Intelligence will rob you of your house, car, life, job, and so on because, according to experts, in as little as 45 years AI will be better at doing everything you do.
Federal Reserve officials expected at their policy meeting this month that it would “soon be appropriate” to raise short-term interest rates, a signal the U.S. central bank could move in June at its next gathering.
After eight long, bitter years under Obama, will things go better for entrepreneurs and small businesses now that Donald Trump is in the White House? Once upon a time, America was the best place in the world for those that wanted to work for themselves.
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Should everyone in America receive a “basic income” directly from the federal government? Considering the fact that we are already 20 trillion dollars in debt, such a concept may sound quite foolish to many of you, but this is an idea that is really starting to gain traction in leftist circles.
Ministers from the 11 remaining TPP countries have released a formal statement affirming their intention to move forward with the TPP—despite the absence of the United States, which would have accounted for 60% of the trade agreement’s GDP. The statement was released after a series of frenetic meetings on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam last weekend.
There was some good news and some not so good news in the Fed's latest annual Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households.
The evidence that the middle class in America is dying continues to mount. As you will see below, nearly half the country would be unable “to cover an unexpected $400 expense”, and about two-thirds of the population lives paycheck to paycheck at least part of the time.
Amtrak is anticipating as many as 44 days of limited service this summer for repairs at Pennsylvania Station in a preliminary plan that appears to favor the national passenger railroad’s needs over those of a half-million daily New York City commuters.
President Donald Trump said he’s actively considering a breakup of giant Wall Street banks, giving a push to efforts to revive a Depression-era law separating consumer and investment banking.
The financial crisis known as the Great Recession took a serious toll on the monetary health of many Americans. The average household lost approximately one-third of its net worth as a result of the financial collapse.
Despite indications earlier Wednesday to the contrary, President Donald Trump agreed not to terminate the NAFTA treaty "at this time" in afternoon phone calls with the leaders of Mexico and Canada, the White House said.
Are you 18-34? Are you still living at your parents house? Not to worry, there are millions others that are doing the exact same. Why? Because no one can afford to move out, this fact alone proves the economy is in shambles.
President Trump’s budget director said Thursday that Republicans might work to raise the debt ceiling using a budget process that prevents Senate filibusters on controversial additions.
New Delhi: Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan today warned of "policy uncertainty" for the world economy due to there being a "bunch of new leaders" who need to prove they are strong, even as he exuded confidence about all large economies doing well.
Young, vulnerable people are being targeted with online classified adverts offering accommodation in exchange for sex, a BBC investigation has found.
All of the discussions surrounding North Korea as of late brings about the question is it propaganda or is the crisis unfolding before our eyes.
Trump ablaze on the campaign trail can be quoted as stating that NAFTA is a disaster; however, now that the new administration has taken the Oval Office by storm, Trump only seeks to make minor changes to the trade deal.
President Donald Trump and GOP leaders enter their next big battle facing stubborn opposition in both parties that increases Republicans’ worries that they will need more Democratic support than previously expected to avert a government shutdown by the end of April.
The Republican-controlled Committee on Oversight and Government Reform approved a bill earlier today to allow for a congressional audit of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy, a proposal Fed policymakers have opposed and likely faces a difficult path to final approval in the Senate.
As global financial markets teeter on the edge of collapse, a report published this morning suggests that the run up in the U.S. dollar may be over.
The United States of America, one of the largest economies in the world, has had enough of being ripped off by our “trading partners.” President Trump took the first action against the horrific deals, starting with the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Are we going to see a dramatic stock market plunge if the effort to get “Obamacare Lite” through the U.S. House of Representatives ultimately fails? On Thursday, a vote on the Republican healthcare bill was postponed once it became clear that there would not be enough votes for it to pass.
It’s that time again; the government is out of money. The debt ceiling deadline has come and gone, and what the government does now could in large part be the biggest test of Trump....
Most Americans do not understand this, but the truth is that the Federal Reserve has far more power over the U.S. economy than anyone else does, and that includes Donald Trump. Politicians tend to get the credit or the blame for how the economy is performing, but in reality it is an unelected, unaccountable panel of central bankers that is running the show, and until something is done about the Fed our long-term economic problems will never be fixed.
Mexico initiated the utter beginnings of a trade war with the US over sugar by canceling exports, Europe and China are also steadily preparing for a collision with the USA over potential tariffs.
Inside President Trump’s otherwise “standard Trump stump speech” at CPAC was nestled what might be a most intriguing observation.
George Soros, the infamous billionaire who was repeatedly caught sparking civil unrest amongst nations and who has been caught trying to destroy the USA, has just recently called for the creation of a New World Order.
As obscene inequality grows, the World Economic Forum plans to send the whole world into a ‘welfare state’ with universal basic income.
For close to three-quarters of a century, the dollar has served as the world’s money. During this era (essentially for all of living memory) with regard to its international status, the dollar has been predominant and unchallenged. There was – and is presently – no peer competitor to the dollar.
Almost 40% of young Americans were living with their parents, siblings or other relatives in 2015, the largest percentage since 1940, according to an analysis of census data by real estate tracker Trulia.
Overdraft charges may not top the list of features you inspect carefully when you choose a bank, but they probably should be, at least according to new data from a study out today.
Desperate Venezuelan fishermen slaughter one another and turn to piracy – while starving villagers...
Gangs of out-of-work fishermen have turned to a life of piracy and have killed dozens who still venture into the sea in Venezuela, as the country's economic crisis worsens.
From recent reports, it may seem like automation only affects those in developed countries. But a report from the UN Conference on Trade and Development says that it might also affect those in developing countries, likely, even more so.
It’s official Apple’s next goal is to eliminate cash, within the next few years. Tim Cook, Apple’s homosexual CEO, claims that Apple Pay could be the catalyst that ultimately gets the world to switch from cash to total digital payments, and the New World Order.
The technical analysis team at HSBC is warning recent stock market moves look eerily similar to just before 1987’s ‘Black Monday’, which saw the largest one-day market crash in history.
In addition to a banking crisis that nobody wants to really admit is raging (even as German banks are now laying off thousands of workers, ignoring everything else), Germany has another embarrassing issue to...
Wells Fargo will pay $24 million to settle allegations that it mistreated members of the military -- including illegally repossessing their cars. The bank, already reeling from a scandal over fake accounts, will pay $4.1...
Eight years after Lehman Brothers failed and Wall Street nearly collapsed, banks are taking less risk and holding a lot more capital. But that doesn’t mean banks are safer. In fact, the risks of a big bank failing may actually be greater than they were leading up to the financial crisis.
Everyone hates paying bank fees. But imagine paying fees on a ghost account you didn't even sign up for. That's exactly what happened to Wells Fargo customers nationwide.
Banks all over the world are preparing for a nuclear winter due to “uncertainty” within the market. According to CNBC quoting a major lender, banks are "preparing for an economic nuclear winter situation."
What will get described as the worst economic crash is history draws ever closer. The astounding evidence lies in the midst of several countries who are either in chaos or set to enter into chaos such as the Eurozone, Venezuela, and Puerto Rico.
Anti-intellectualism is a growing problem in the United States, and the effect it’s having on our country is devastating. Being an intellectual doesn’t have to mean you are a bookworm, intelligence is a broad...