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Past the Point of Fundamentals: It’s All on the Central Banks

Fundamentals don’t matter in today’s market. Investors aren’t looking at the state of our economy. They’re just looking for more help from central banks.

Central Banks

Ben Bernanke Seems to Have Mixed Up “Saved” With “Ruined”

Not only did the former Chair of the Federal Reserve not see the greatest crash of most of our lifetimes coming… he made it worse by pursuing reckless policies that have led to the worst economic recovery in 70 years.

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More Important, Why Is Mark Carney Talking About Climate Change?

Be it in central banks or elected bodies, it sure feels like every time they stretch their authority further, we are the ones who pay. But it’s for our own good, right?

Central Banks

The Fed Isn’t Doing What It Was Meant to, and Can’t Do Much Else

After keeping the markets on edge in the days and weeks leading up to today’s decision, the Fed has decided once again to leave interest rates unchanged. As we’ve spent

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Rate Rise or Not, the Fed’s Not Pleasing Anyone This Week

Vancouver, British Columbia is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It has a temperate climate, mountains in the background, and right now there is plenty of sunshine.

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The Casino Economy: Here’s How the Fed Lost Half Its Bet in 1 Week

The Federal Reserve alone has created $4 trillion in QE since late 2008. They tried to solve an unprecedented debt crisis by adding more debt. A toddler can tell you how backwards that is!

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The Fed Is Starting to Spout Some Pretty Bold Statements!

Here’s a bold statement: Despite weak economic data prior to and since last month’s Fed meeting, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart unexpectedly disclosed that he would want to raise rates

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The Fed: A Loose Cannon With a Lit Fuse

Changing the Fed Funds Rate – its primary tool for raising interest rates – will have a limited effect.

Central Banks

Free Markets Are Determined to Fix This Franken-Economy!

You’ve probably seen the Jack Link’s Beef Jerky commercials where unsuspecting campers think it would be fun to mess with Sasquatch – an eight-foot tall, 400-lb. freak of nature. I

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The Real Reason the Fed Didn’t Raise Rates!

The Fed just doesn’t want the blood on their hands when the market collapses!