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Step 1: Financial Capital

The guidance provided in this section presumes you have already read the chapter on Financial Capital in our book, Prosper! How to Prepare for the Future and Create a World Worth Inheriting. If you have not, we strongly recommend doing so first.

Assuming you've started work on the emergency cash savings detailed in Step 0 of this guide, your next steps towards Financial Resiliency start with taking a hard, honest look at your current situation. How much in savings do you have, after subtracting any debts you owe? Are you living within your means when it comes to your monthly income and expenses?

The Accelerated Crash Course

This Accelerated Crash Course video condenses over 4.5 hours' worth of detailed material on the trends most likely to shape your future into an easy-to-follow exploration that takes less than an hour to view.

Please take the time to watch it. It could very well be the most important life investment you can make with an hour of your time. » Read more

The Crash Course

The Crash Course will provide you with the context for the massive changes now underway, as economic growth as we've known it is ending due to depleting resources.

But it also offers real hope. Those individuals who take informed action today, while we still have time, can lower their exposure to these coming trends -- and even discover a better way of life in the process. We'll show you how. » Read more

The Crash Course: "Classic" version

The Crash Course seeks to provide you with a baseline understanding of the economy so that you can better appreciate the risks that we all face. The Intro below is separated from the rest of the sections because you'll only need to see it once...it tells you about how the Crash Course came to be. » Read more

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An Open versus Closed Civilization

Here's a video series I recently created that might be of interest to the CM community:

The Supreme Ordeal, an Open vs. Closed Civilization, is a three-act presentation describing the closed, dominator civilization that we've been living under for many millennia, the open and free civilization that's being born, and the converging crisis that's bringing about the transition.

 https://vimeo.com/41624491

 

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Have Your Say On Our Socio-Economic Future!

What is state, what is the difference between a man and a person and on what is relationship between a man and a state based on? What is currency, how does monetary system function and why is money issued and distributed in this exact way? It is really strange that the wider audience that has recently been disgusted with bank robberies now starts to justify such acts.

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Facebook IPO?

What is the word on the Facebook IPO as a short-term, day-trader style investment? Sure thing or guaranteed flop? Any good articles come to mind?

The Crash Course

The Crash Course will provide you with the context for the massive changes now underway, as economic growth as we've known it is ending due to depleting resources.

But it also offers real hope. Those individuals who take informed action today, while we still have time, can lower their exposure to these coming trends -- and even discover a better way of life in the process. We'll show you how. » Read more

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Inflate Your Debts Away?

Its obvious Old Ben is going to inflate the dollar, as Chris predicted. WIth that said, debts will be inflated away too. So why does everyone say to get out of debt when the trend is, like the US Gov't, to inflate it away?