How Midterm Results Change Your Retirement

Now that the midterm elections are pretty much over, the Democrats control the House, and the Republicans control the Senate. This may have several important...

Beijing: China’s Trade Surplus With US Widens to Record $34.13 Billion

China's trade surplus with the United States widened to a record $34.1 billion in September as exports to the American market rose by 13...

Is The US Dollar On The Verge Of A Major Currency Crisis?

Authored by Tom Lewis via GoldTelegraph.com, According to the founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, the US dollar could soon fall as much as 30% which...

Trump Delays Steel Tariff Decision Until June 1st, Exempts South Korea

As was largely expected ahead of Tuesday's 1201am deadline, The Wall Street Journal reports that President Trump has decided to postpone decisions about imposing steel and aluminum tariffs...

“I Find It Very Troubling” – Most Americans Lack Savings

The economy might be strong in the U.S., but, as Statista's Maria Vultaggio details below, nearly 70 percent of Americans have less than $1,000 stashed away,...

Single-Payer Healthcare Is The Worst Kind Of Universal Healthcare

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, In the United States, thanks largely to Bernie Sanders, the term "single-payer health care" has become more...

Here’s How To Monitor The Status Of Your Federal Stimulus Check

Since Trump signed the $2.2 trillion "CARES Act" into law, millions of Americans - especially the roughly 1 in 10 who have lost their...

Are US Banks Facing A Credit Trap?

Authored by Christopher Whalen via TheInstitutionalRiskAnalyst.com, As we head into Q4 2019 earnings this week, US financials have never been so expensive and risk indicators...

How Much Income You Need To Afford the Average Home In Every State

The housing market has not only recovered its pre-recession levels, but some observers are actually starting to worry about yet another housing bubble. Housing prices are on...

Don’t Worry, It’s Different This Time: Home Flipping Frenzy Matches Pre-Crisis Highs

For our latest installment of "it's different this time", where we examine the revival of financial products or market trends that contributed to the...

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