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Access articles from all of the editors, including Harry Dent, Rodney Johnson, Charles Sizemore and the rest of the Dent Research team on all aspects of our economy, so you can stay current on how to protect your financial future.

This includes a unique economic perspective on finance, using the power of demographic trends and purchasing power to accurately identify and forecast economic and market boom and busts.the Fed’s policies, investment outlook, and quantitative easing.

Sometimes the economy and the markets, in particular, adjust very quickly and sometimes violently when the unexpected happens, so this is where Economy and Markets is your place for the most up to date news on the Fed’s next move.

Retirement is entirely personal, as the strategies that each of the Dent Research editors share in Economy and Markets. From Harry to Adam, and Rodney, John and Lance, they each approach their retirement planning a little differently, as we all do, depending on our needs and wants.

And when you’re dealing with billions – if not trillions – of dollars, a few measly percentage points can make a huge ripple in the economy. So, current interest rates and future interest rate changes are really important for companies, consumers and investors alike. Our experts keep you in the loop with the rise and fall of interest rates.

Are We at the Peak of Employment and Wages?

Talk about volatility! The unemployment rate stayed at 3.7%, but the expected 190,000 non-farm jobs missed the bar by 35,000, only managing 155,000. To add to that misery, October jobs were revised lower by 14,000 jobs. Wage growth also missed the mark...

Why Has Global Life Expectancy Exploded?

This is incredible! Life expectancy at birth was around age 23 at the time of Christ. It stayed between 23 and 26 until 1700. Then it gradually increased to age 31 by 1900! Since then, it has literally exploded! Check out this amazing chart! That’s...

Are We Living the End of Days?

Did you hear that Chinese scientist He Jiankui claims to have created the first genetically modified humans by editing their DNA before birth? If not, here’s a CNN video about him (it’s 2 minutes and 52 seconds long, so a...

Trump’s Growth Dream and the Harsh Reality

Ever since Trump’s election and he and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin uttered the stupidest words ever, I’ve been explaining in every place I can why 4%-plus growth is NOT sustainable… not past the tax-cut gravy train that hit mostly...

Disagreeing the Fed Chair Jerome Powell

Everybody wants to know what the Fed plans to do with its future rate hikes… Today I’ll give you some clues. The Fed’s monetary policy is based on two things: There congressional mandate to provide for maximum employment. And ensure stable...

Who Should Your Autonomous Car Kill?

I don’t want to be President of the United States. I wouldn’t want to subject my family, or myself for that matter, to the intense scrutiny required of elections. I wouldn’t want to deal with what looks like political ego mania...

The Never-Ending Bull Market Is Back

Hey there. It’s been a little bit since you’ve heard from me, as Teresa and Coty have been holding down the Economy & Markets editorial fort, but I come to you this Saturday by request. You see, I work pretty closely...

Real Estate Starting to Go Belly Up Down Under

I just got back from Australia… A five-city tour: Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane… I was gone for 11 days… eight on the ground. And man! What a trip. Never mind the endless travelling or the horrific jetlag… This was one of my best...

Big Brother Is Listening (Again)

I have the best deal at Christmas. I must buy gifts for just one person: my lovely wife. As long as I do that well, everything goes smoothly. She handles the gifts for everyone else, including my extended family. But...

Net Worth is About to Collapse

Have I mentioned that this bubble in stocks – the one that most economists and analysts still claim “is not a bubble” – is now the greatest by far in its numerical advance, its percentage gains, and time frame? You’re...

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