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Crash Course Chapter 12: Debt

Now we enter Part Two of the Crash Course . Here you’ll see the very information that led me and my family to make profound changes in our lives – where we live, my line of work, even where we get our food. With the background you’ve received to this ...

Video - admin - Aug 7 2012 - 1:38pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Fall of Saudi Arabia to end dollar reserve system?

The civil unrest in Egypt is growing fiercer. Electronic communications have been shut down throughout Egypt and massive demonstrations have been planned for today. A changing of the guard in Egypt would be a massive political shift indeed, but what if ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jan 28 2011 - 11:23pm - 1 comment

My blog Silver

Decided to start my own blog on silver. I'm not a html writer, so don't expect miracles. I am focusing on tlhe best info on silver and of course some knowledge about, you'll read it in the header. I realize there are a thousand blogs out ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jan 15 2011 - 10:12pm - 6 comments

The Fiat Solution: the only equilibrium interest rate for fiat economies is zero.

The Fiat Solution My essential claim is that an economy using fiat money can only find a stable equilibrium at short term rates at or near zero, and that the last 40 or so years have been the period during which the economy, led by the markets – ...

Forum topic - scepticus - Nov 12 2010 - 2:29pm - 4 comments

Zero effect

Lets see who can devalue their currency fastest! http://www.financialsense.com/editorials/casey/2010/0528b.html (Current News & Events, currency, Economy, end game, fiat, Inflation, Important) Lets see who can devalue their ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - May 30 2010 - 11:03am - 0 comments

Are we heading towards a paperless economy?

What frightens me most is that there doesn't seem to be a real explanation as to how our country is still able to ignore the bubble. How are they keeping this "false" economy from publicly collapsing on itself? What will it take for us to ...

Forum topic - DeeG - Apr 3 2010 - 8:59am - 9 comments

Andrew Jackson Knew.

In Andrew Jackson's farewell address,  March 4, 1837, he talks at length about banks, foriegn governments, fiat currency, gold and silver and more. In fact the last half of the adress is dedicated to fiat currency and banks. Its worth a ...

Forum topic - Johnny Oxygen - Mar 11 2010 - 12:34pm - 7 comments

What's so wrong with Keynes and Fiat, anyway?

Silly question, right? Well, during a conversation about the mismanagement of our nation today, a professor of mine essentially called me an idiot for blaming our nations adherence to Keynsian economic principles and a fiat currency. Now, while I ...

Forum topic - A. M. - Feb 25 2010 - 3:46pm - 48 comments

Our Monetary System Is Not a Fiat Money System*

Note Bernanke’s assumption (highlighted above) in his argument that printing money would always ultimately cause inflation: “ under a fiat money system “. The point made by endogenous money theorists is that we don’t live in a fiat-money system, but ...

Forum topic - JAG - Oct 11 2009 - 1:43pm - 5 comments

All We Have To Do Is Buy 1 Physical Ounce of Gold, Each.....

“Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it." Gandhi. Want to protect your nest egg, make a great investment, and send a message to every Bankster in the world?   Buy one physical ...

Forum topic - John99 - Oct 3 2009 - 7:04am - 19 comments

Is anyone else worried about a Global Currency?

We have had China, Russia, some of the EU countries, and now the United Nations calling for a 1 world currency. http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20090908-704507.html Chris said in the seminar, 'money is a call on labor'. Our ...

Forum topic - John99 - Sep 10 2009 - 8:51am - 7 comments

Let's end the false banking system

We are learning that banks don't have money, they only have our debt and the power to create new debt out of thin air. The interest payments they collect are truly usury (in the ancient definition) as we are paying for something that did not exist ...

Forum topic - John99 - Sep 1 2009 - 3:50pm - 0 comments

Current U.S. Dollar Currency Controls

Currency controls, or foreign exchange controls, are imposed by governments on the purchase, sale, convertibility, or use of foreign currencies. They are gross interferences with the unalienable human right to freedom of contract. Most people think ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jun 11 2009 - 12:15am - 0 comments

U.S states start printing their own currencies

The idea, borrowed from the Depression era when the currencies were known as "scrip", is designed to boost local spending and keep money circulating within the community.   ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Apr 14 2009 - 6:07pm - 0 comments

debt free fiat currency - a solution to deflation and inflation?

I posted this on mish's blog recently. I got a few thumbs up but no real discussion. I'll see if there is any more interest here. The proposal outlined below is for the issuance of a debt-free fiat currency to run alongside existing ...

Forum topic - scepticus - Jan 30 2009 - 9:22am - 38 comments

On Money

Chris claims that U.S. money is "fiat" money, which has value because the U.S. Government decrees that it does. Yet, what Chris says isn't quite right. U.S. money is Legal Tender money and thus gets its value not from set decree of ...

Forum topic - Smack MacDougal - Nov 8 2008 - 3:17am - 9 comments