Economic Damage Wrought By Hurricane Florence Nearly 10 Times Worse Than Expected

Rivers in the Carolinas are still rising and North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has warned that it still isn't safe for displaced residents to...

Visualizing Over 50 Years Of US Government Discretionary Spending In 60 Seconds

Every year, the U.S. government spends trillions of dollars on a wide range of budgetary items. While the largest categories of spending, such as entitlement...

The HELOC ATM Is Back – Over 24 Million Americans Are Using Home Equity...

Americans' propensity to use their home equity to pay for routine household expenses - as if it was a credit card - has waned...

Wall Street Salaries Highest Since 2008 Crisis, Report Finds

Salaries on Wall Street rose last year to their highest level since the 2008 financial crisis, according to a report issued Monday by New...

BCA: The “Bubble In Everything” Threatens $400 Trillion In Assets

By now, it's a very familiar question: how high can the Fed hike rates before it causes a major market "event." Two weeks ago, Stifel...

Ben Bernanke’s ‘Waffle House’ Bluff Exposed

Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Yes, it is hard to believe, but still happening: 10 years after Lehman the very same...

It’s Not The Economy, It’s The Bad Money Stupid!

Authored by Chris Martenson via PeakProsperity, Our debt-based fiat money system poses an existential threat... We’re all going to have to be a lot more resilient...

California Tops National Poverty Rate As Prime Demographic Plans “Exodus” From State

Despite efforts by state legislators at creating a socialist utopia, California still has the highest poverty rate in the nation at 19%, despite a 1.4% decrease from...

Warren Buffett Explains Bubbles: But He Doesn’t Know We Are In One

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, Buffet explains bubbles: "People see neighbors 'dumber than they are' getting rich." Warren Buffett explains Why Bubbles Happen Buffett was asked by CNBC's...

These Four Predicted The Global Financial Crisis; Here’s What They Think Causes The Next...

A different kind of hurricane slammed into the American East coast, the nation and ultimately the world ten years ago today. Amidst the multiple introspective...

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