Featured Articles http://www.peakprosperity.com/featured/newest?title=&uid=&created= en Buckle Up, The Ride Is Going To Get Wilder http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94209/buckle-ride-going-get-wilder ]]><p>The recent stock market and financial turbulence is going to get worse -- possibly a lot worse. This will be true even in the &#39;core&#39; countries (US, Europe, Japan), while peripheral countries are suffering unusual levels of turmoil.</p> <p>It&rsquo;s nothing personal. This is simply how things were always destined to end.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94209/buckle-ride-going-get-wilder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94209/buckle-ride-going-get-wilder#comments Insider bubbles China debt Fed Federal Reserve stock market stocks volatility http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94209 Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:01:39 +0000 cmartenson 94209 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Robb Wolf: The Science Behind Healthy Diet & Fitness http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94192/robb-wolf-science-behind-healthy-diet-fitness ]]><p>There is a pretty clear path for those looking to pursue better health. Pretty much anyone can do it (Chris and I both did), and it doesn&#39;t cost a lot of money nor make you feel miserably deprived of life&#39;s joys. In fact, you&#39;ll look, feel, and actually&nbsp;<em>be</em>&nbsp;much better.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94192/robb-wolf-science-behind-healthy-diet-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/94192/robb-wolf-science-behind-healthy-diet-fitness#comments Podcast Crossfit fitness nutrition paleo diet Robb Wolf Sebastopol http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94192 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:39:26 +0000 Adam Taggart 94192 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Here's Why The Markets Have Suddenly Become So Turbulent http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94160/heres-why-markets-suddenly-become-so-turbulent ]]><p>When stock markets are free-falling 10+% in a matter of days, it&rsquo;s natural to seek some answers to the question &ldquo;why now?&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94160/heres-why-markets-suddenly-become-so-turbulent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94160/heres-why-markets-suddenly-become-so-turbulent#comments Blog capital Charles Hugh Smith China HFT stock market stocks volatility http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94160 Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:28:56 +0000 charleshughsmith 94160 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Off The Cuff: A Financial Adviser's View Of The Recent Market Turbulence http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94145/cuff-financial-advisers-view-recent-market-turbulence ]]><p>In this week&#39;s Off The Cuff podcast, Chris and New Harbor Financial discuss the recent gyrations of the market.</p> <ul> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">Are we witnessing a secular trend reversal?</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">What&#39;s likely to happen next?</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">How can prudent investors position themselves now?</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">Where can shelter best be taken?</li> <li style="line-height: 19.5px;">Is it time for risk-seekers to place bets?</li> </ul> <p>All these questions and more are addressed in this podcast. Needless to say, this is one of the most challenging times to protect capital in living memory.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94145/cuff-financial-advisers-view-recent-market-turbulence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94145/cuff-financial-advisers-view-recent-market-turbulence#comments Insider cash hedging Markets New Harbor Financial Off The Cuff options stocks volatility http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94145 Fri, 28 Aug 2015 06:26:33 +0000 Adam Taggart 94145 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Trouble South Of The Border http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94048/trouble-south-border ]]><p>Too big to fail is a seven-year phenomenon created by the most powerful central banks to bolster the largest, most politically connected US or European banks. More than that, it&rsquo;s a global concern predicated on that handful of private banks controlling too much market share and elite central banks infusing them with boatloads of cheap capital and other aid. Synthetic bank and market subsidization disguised as &lsquo;monetary policy&rsquo; has spawned artificial asset and debt bubbles - everywhere.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94048/trouble-south-border" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94048/trouble-south-border#comments Blog central banks debt mexico Nomi Prins http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94048 Thu, 27 Aug 2015 04:02:57 +0000 Nomi Prins 94048 at http://www.peakprosperity.com What The Heck Just Happened?!? http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94101/what-heck-just-happened ]]><p>Okay... time to take a deep breath.</p> <p>Today was an historic market day.&nbsp; First for the computer driven plunge that was seemingly unstoppable, and then for the heroic rescue that at one point brought the whole mess back to green (Nasdaq) or close to it (S&amp;P and Dow).</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94101/what-heck-just-happened" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/94101/what-heck-just-happened#comments Insider banking system Chris Martenson crash financial sector Markets stock market stocks http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94101 Tue, 25 Aug 2015 04:37:42 +0000 cmartenson 94101 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Making Sense Of The Sudden Market Plunge http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94051/making-sense-sudden-market-plunge ]]><p>The global deflationary wave we have been tracking since last fall is picking up steam.&nbsp; This is the natural and unavoidable aftereffect of a global liquidity bubble brought to you courtesy of the world&rsquo;s main central banks.&nbsp; What goes up must come down -- and that&#39;s especially true for the world&#39;s many poorly-constructed financial bubbles, built out of nothing more than gauzy narratives and inflated with&nbsp;hopium.</p> <p>What this means is that the traditional summer lull in financial markets has turned August into an unusually active and interesting month. August, it appears, is the new October.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94051/making-sense-sudden-market-plunge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94051/making-sense-sudden-market-plunge#comments Blog crash stock market stocks http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94051 Sat, 22 Aug 2015 02:13:29 +0000 cmartenson 94051 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Join Chris, Adam & Robb Wolf Speaking in Sebastopol, CA on Sep 2 http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94031/join-chris-adam-robb-wolf-speaking-sebastopol-ca-sep-2 ]]><p>Come join Chris, Adam and nutrition &amp; fitness expert&nbsp;<strong>Robb Wolf</strong>&nbsp;for the night of&nbsp;<strong>September 2</strong>, at the&nbsp;<strong>Grange Hall</strong>&nbsp;in&nbsp;<strong>Sebastopol, California&nbsp;</strong>(6000&nbsp;Sebastopol&nbsp;Ave,&nbsp;Sebastopol,&nbsp;CA&nbsp;95472)</p> <p>We&#39;ll be talking about how to build true wealth, with a special focus on one of its most valuable forms: a healthy &amp; capable body.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94031/join-chris-adam-robb-wolf-speaking-sebastopol-ca-sep-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/94031/join-chris-adam-robb-wolf-speaking-sebastopol-ca-sep-2#comments Blog Grange Robb Wolf Sebastopol speaking event http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/94031 Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14:51:09 +0000 Adam Taggart 94031 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Mauldin Makes A Very Basic Error on Shale Oil http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/93987/mauldin-makes-very-basic-error-shale-oil ]]><p>There&rsquo;s really nothing much more important than knowing where we are in the oil story&hellip;but if you follow the&nbsp;hypesters&nbsp;from Wall Street or the technology lovers, you&#39;re likely to be misled.&nbsp; A particularly wrong piece of analysis was recently released by John Mauldin, who has both bought into the hype and loves technology.</p> <p>He even singled out our friend James Howard&nbsp;Kunstler&nbsp;for being wrong, yet then goes on to be spectacularly wrong himself.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/93987/mauldin-makes-very-basic-error-shale-oil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/93987/mauldin-makes-very-basic-error-shale-oil#comments Insider energy John Mauldin oil shale oil http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93987 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 19:58:38 +0000 cmartenson 93987 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Gretchen Morgenson: Wall Street Really Does Enjoy a Different Set of Rules Than the Rest of Us http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93972/gretchen-morgenson-wall-street-really-does-enjoy-different-set-rules-rest-us ]]><p>Gretchen&nbsp;Morgenson&nbsp;has earned a Pulitzer-winning career from exposing abuse and conflicts of interest on Wall Street. In this interview, she confirms that there is indeed a second set of rules enjoyed by our elite financial institutions, largely unfettered by the constraints that apply to the rest of us.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93972/gretchen-morgenson-wall-street-really-does-enjoy-different-set-rules-rest-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/93972/gretchen-morgenson-wall-street-really-does-enjoy-different-set-rules-rest-us#comments Podcast banks Federal Reserve fraud Gretchen Morgenson http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/93972 Sun, 16 Aug 2015 14:43:38 +0000 Adam Taggart 93972 at http://www.peakprosperity.com