Featured Articles http://www.peakprosperity.com/featured/newest?title=&uid=&created= en Tips for Better Food Storage http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91993/tips-better-food-storage ]]><p>Imagine an emergency occurs and you have to open your food storage only to discover that it&rsquo;s not good anymore. That would be horrible.</p> <p>How and where you store your food can have a huge impact on the life of your food storage. In this article we will explore various location requirements for maintaining your emergency food supply and keep it secure and at its best quality for when the time comes for you to use it.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91993/tips-better-food-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91993/tips-better-food-storage#comments What Should I Do? Dark food storage humidity http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91993 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:06:50 +0000 bgarrett 91993 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Why Oil Is Going To Double In Price http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91984/why-oil-going-double-price ]]><p>We&rsquo;ve got an oil emergency brewing right now. I know that this idea runs utterly counter to the mainstream narrative of a shale oil bonanza that has us swimming in oil; but that&rsquo;s why this site exists.</p> <p>Within a year, possibly a little longer but not much, I think the price of oil is going to double from its current per barrel price of $50 US/$60 Brent.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91984/why-oil-going-double-price" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91984/why-oil-going-double-price#comments Insider energy oil oil price Ray Kurzweil solar power http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91984 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:01:42 +0000 cmartenson 91984 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Grant Williams: Why The Smart Money Is So Nervous Now http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/91959/grant-williams-why-smart-money-so-nervous-now ]]><p>More and more, those who have made long, successful careers in money management are realizing that the system has morphed into a strange beast they no longer recognize, nor trust.</p> <p>Fear of epic, perhaps historic, dislocations in price when the current market reverses is causing more and more of the &quot;smart money&quot; to sell out now and seek safe harbor.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/91959/grant-williams-why-smart-money-so-nervous-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/91959/grant-williams-why-smart-money-so-nervous-now#comments Podcast bubble capital central banks Fed Federal Reserve Grant Williams Markets http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91959 Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:50:32 +0000 Adam Taggart 91959 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Time To Toss The Playbook http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/91925/time-toss-playbook ]]><p>Just when you thought the world could not spin much faster, global monetary events in 2015 have picked up speed.&nbsp;</p> <p>Buckle up.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/91925/time-toss-playbook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/91925/time-toss-playbook#comments Blog Brian Pretti capital central banks China credit currency ECB economy Europe European Central Bank Greece interest rates money playbook stocks http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91925 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:07:53 +0000 Brian Pretti 91925 at http://www.peakprosperity.com First The Fall... http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91909/first-fall ]]><p>One of the models of the future that I favor is the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.informedtrades.com/253767-ka-poom-theory-understanding-predicting-black-swan-events.html" target="_blank">Ka-Poom&nbsp;theory</a>&nbsp;put out by Erik Jansen of iTulip.com back in 1999.</p> <p>Basically it states that the end of a bubble era begins with a sharp deflationary event (the&nbsp;&lsquo;Ka&rsquo;&nbsp;part of the title), but ends in a highly inflationary blow-off, (the&nbsp;&lsquo;Poom&rsquo;).</p> <p>It&rsquo;s a one-two punch. Down then up.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91909/first-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91909/first-fall#comments Insider bubble deflation Eric Janszen inflation Insider Ka-Poom money real estate stock market http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91909 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:41:14 +0000 cmartenson 91909 at http://www.peakprosperity.com How to Build an Earthen Pond and Dam Wall http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91878/how-build-earthen-pond-and-dam-wall ]]><p>It is extremely important that you choose your pond site wisely before bringing in the heavy equipment. I addressed how to do this in my pond planning article. In this article, we use the existing topography and soil types to make the best pond site choices.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91878/how-build-earthen-pond-and-dam-wall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91878/how-build-earthen-pond-and-dam-wall#comments What Should I Do? build dam wall DIY Permaculture pond http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91878 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:19:07 +0000 Phil Williams 91878 at http://www.peakprosperity.com A New Way to Hold Gold (2015 Update) http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/91771/new-way-hold-gold-2015-update ]]><p>What if you could carry and exchange gold in the exact same manner as you do with the dollar bills in your wallet?</p> <p>Last year, we introduced the precious metals community to a company called&nbsp;Valaurum, which has developed a technology that&#39;s making this possible.</p> <p>This week, we check in to see what&#39;s new (spoiler alert: Lots), as well as announce the availability of the new 2015 Peak Prosperity aurum note.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/91771/new-way-hold-gold-2015-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/podcast/91771/new-way-hold-gold-2015-update#comments Podcast Adam Trexler aurum currency currency wars dollar gold gold standard money Valaurum http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91771 Sun, 22 Feb 2015 03:09:27 +0000 Adam Taggart 91771 at http://www.peakprosperity.com How Many More “Saves” Are Left in the Central Bank Bazookas? http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/91747/how-many-more-%E2%80%9Csaves%E2%80%9D-left-central-bank-bazookas ]]><p>The remarkable success of grandiose pronouncements, money-printing programs and serial expansions of credit raises a key question: how many more &ldquo;saves&rdquo; can the central bank bazookas fire that will have the desired effects of maintaining perceptions of central bank omnipotence and pushing global markets ever higher?</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/91747/how-many-more-%E2%80%9Csaves%E2%80%9D-left-central-bank-bazookas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/blog/91747/how-many-more-%E2%80%9Csaves%E2%80%9D-left-central-bank-bazookas#comments Blog Bank of Japan bazooka BOJ bubble Charles Hugh Smith China ECB economy Fed Federal Reserve Mario Draghi QE quantitative easing http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91747 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 02:45:19 +0000 charleshughsmith 91747 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Advanced Knots For The Beginners http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91841/advanced-knots-beginners ]]><p>Being able to tie a variety of knots may not be something that comes to mind when you are preparing to survive in the wilderness (or in an urban environment after an economic collapse) but knowing a few advanced knots can save your life. Knots are useful for building shelters, constructing traps, securing a fishing line, and climbing steep terrain. If you use the wrong knot for any of these situations, you may have to cut the knot when you can&rsquo;t untie it, or have it slip out and come undone. Here are five advanced knots that amateurs can master &ndash; and they each have unique applications in survival situations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91841/advanced-knots-beginners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/wsidblog/91841/advanced-knots-beginners#comments What Should I Do? bowline knot clove hitch Knots Rope sheet bend square knot Survival taut-line hitch http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91841 Wed, 18 Feb 2015 01:45:35 +0000 claytonk 91841 at http://www.peakprosperity.com Our 'Truman Show' Markets http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91839/our-truman-show-markets ]]><p>The financial &ldquo;markets&rdquo; of the US, Europe and Japan have become&nbsp;<em>Truman Show</em>&nbsp;creations. Markets is in quotes to denote the fact that they are more simulation than reality. In a world where the continuance of the programming depends on the virtual reality bubble being maintained, nothing is left to chance.</p> <p><a href="http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91839/our-truman-show-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.peakprosperity.com/insider/91839/our-truman-show-markets#comments Insider bubble fantasy fiction Greece Markets reality simulation stocks Truman Show http://www.peakprosperity.com/crss/node/91839 Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:45:06 +0000 cmartenson 91839 at http://www.peakprosperity.com