Thursday, June 26, 2014

Gold is money, just ask a Turk


While Ben Bernanke once said that "gold is not money", it appears China, Dubai, and most especially Turkey and Iran would disagree. On the heels of the "Petrogold" wars we discussed previously, a leaked report of a secret plot to 'juice' Turkey's trade balance exposes gold at the heart of "one of the most complex illicit finance schemes [prosecutors] have seen."  read more

Doug Casey: Greatest Theft in World History Occurring Right Now

From WallStForMainSt

Published on Jun 20, 2014

Wall St for Main St interviewed entrepreneur and founder of Casey Research, Doug Casey. In this podcast, we discussed the IMF, World Bank and Federal Reserve and the harm they have done to the global economy. Doug thinks foreign aids does not stimulate the economy or even improve it because the bureaucrats and politicians usually pocket the aids to their swiss account. Also, we talked about Africa and why it is a great place for young entrepreneurs to strive. Finally, we touched the gold and silver market and the mining stocks.