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Good Article Regarding Banks and Their Strategy Regarding Debt

 Obama's New World Order   This is a good article regarding banks, IMF, and the overall strategy to nurture perpetual indebtedness. It's a bit lengthy, but worth the read.  Re: Good Article Regarding Banks and Their Strategy ...

Forum topic - michaelh - Apr 10 2009 - 9:08pm - 2 comments

Taking on a new mortgage - Is this a bad idea?

Just wondering what opinions are out there concerning a new home mortgage right now?  Is that a crazy thing to do?  When my wife and I sold our house in GA and moved to the West back in '07 we could see that housing prices were unsustainable ...

Forum topic - sensei - Apr 5 2009 - 10:44pm - 11 comments

Help with a speech topic

I am giving a speech in my class, and i want to do it on the topics referred to in the crash course. But in this speech you have to argue 3 "expert" views using point, counter point arguement. Basically taking a view from the opposing side ...

Forum topic - DWShultz - Apr 2 2009 - 8:31pm - 3 comments

Jim Rogers Believes World Is Heading for Depression

 Great interview. Rogers reiterates his disgust with the recent government economic interventions, especially in London and Washington DC. He believes we are making the same mistakes that were made in the 1930s, which led to the Great ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Apr 2 2009 - 7:23pm - 6 comments

We need this guy in America!

Daniel Hannan Rips Gordon Brown a New One Re: We need this guy in America! I am not trying to be rude, but this is old news and was already discussed on this forum 2 weeks ago. Re: We need this guy in America! ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Apr 2 2009 - 6:55pm - 4 comments

I’m In a Whole Lot of Debt, and a Whole Lot of Trouble!

Deleted.  Spam. Re: I’m In a Whole Lot of Debt, and a Whole Lot of ... Norman - We got out of debt using Dave Ramsey's program; You'll find him at www.daveramsey.com He has a radio show you can listen to: 3 hours daily, ...

Forum topic - norman - Sep 20 2010 - 7:04am - 6 comments

War Pigs - Cost of a Global Empire

ny doubt that the Military Industrial Complex is as strong as ever should be removed after examining Obama’s 2010 budget just put forth. It calls for 26% more in spending on Defense than President Bush spent in 2006. The Soviet Union collapsed in 1989, ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 31 2009 - 11:14pm - 1 comment

Geithner's Plan for Bad Assets: Part of the Master Program

http://seekingalpha.com/article/128495-geithner-s-plan-for-bad-assets-pa... And if you want other opinons: ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 30 2009 - 7:00pm - 0 comments

What else are the Banks hiding?

 The bankers got away with dumping the toxic mortgages on to the tax payer, how will they get rid of this mess? Tax payer bailout again...They managed to give the money back afterwards. Saying they don't want to live by the rules of the government ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 27 2009 - 3:09pm - 1 comment

It’s Time for a New Monetary System

With the federal bailouts of the financial system and the recession, the debt load has increased by $4 trillion in the last six months.  What are we going to do with even more debt coming? ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 26 2009 - 6:45pm - 7 comments

The U.N., China Want to Ditch the Dollar

 Earlier Monday, China’s central bank governor, Zhou Xiaochuan, offered a bold proposal to overhaul the global monetary system and replace the dollar with the IMF SDR (Special Drawing Right). ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 23 2009 - 7:21pm - 0 comments

How Are We Going to Pay for All of This Stimulus?

 Dollar collapse is in the cards............ http://seekingalpha.com/article/126916-how-are-we-going-to-pay-for-all-o... (Current News & Events, children, Debt, insanity, Must Read)  Dollar collapse is in the ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 19 2009 - 11:06pm - 0 comments

Whats another 1.5 Trillion?

 The printing presses will be working 'round the clock to fund purchases of up to $300 billion in long-term Treasuries over the next six months which, in combination with an increase in purchases of mortgage backed securities and agency debt ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 18 2009 - 7:07pm - 1 comment

The FDIC: as Rock Solid as Social Security

 We all should be painfully aware by now that there is nothing held inside the Social Security and Medicare trust funds but a bunch of IOUs. http://www.financialsense.com/fsu/editorials/delta/2009/0316.html (Current News & Events, ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 16 2009 - 6:54pm - 0 comments

China et al: hidden agendas?

What if the US is working with China and other large US Treasury debt holders on some unknown agenda, and part of this agenda involves the US going into a huge amount of debt?  I started thinking about this because of the talk lately of what China (and ...

Forum topic - brjohnson789 - Mar 16 2009 - 9:51am - 3 comments

China "worried" about US Treasury holdings

China 'worried' about US Treasury holdings http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090313/ap_on_bi_ge/as_china_us_economy   Re: China "worried" about US Treasury holdings If China can see risks to a decline in the ...

Forum topic - Rob Z - Mar 13 2009 - 3:51pm - 1 comment

Plastic the next credit crunch

 The writing is on the wall. Last week American Express was offering $300 for people to pay off their credit card balance. Don’t you think other credit card companies will follow suit? When and if credit card companies start contracting credit ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 10 2009 - 8:18pm - 1 comment

The Oil Drum: Money and Peak Oil Article

I just came across an excellent article in the Oil Drum that discusses the connections between oil production and our debt based monetary system. See here: http://www.theoildrum.com/node/5160 As we saw last summer, stagnant oil production and ...

Forum topic - Mike Pilat - Mar 4 2009 - 10:45pm - 5 comments

What's so wrong with Credit Card Default?

Anyone have any thoughts about my question? Banks default all the time on their debt. But, if the individual does it we are "bad people." Even with a perfect credit score you can't get a loan. What is the down side to using all ...

Forum topic - kylefenwick7 - Mar 4 2009 - 5:22pm - 89 comments

Money Laundering Operations at AIG

This is something I picked up on Market Watch, two small yet very large comments to an AIG Story: "AIG is a giant money laundering operation for stolen taxpayer dollars. The money goes in the front door at AIG, gets written off as a ...

Forum topic - Rob Z - Mar 4 2009 - 2:59pm - 2 comments