Declining birth rates in the U.S. by millennials oppose the narrative that the economy has recovered

Declining birth rates in the U.S. by millennials oppose the narrative that the economy has recovered

Over the past 100 years there have been three periods where fertility rates in the U.S. dropped to dangerous levels, and each one took place at a time when America was in the midst ...

A little bit of deflation this Thanksgiving holiday as cost of dinner falls to five year low

A little bit of deflation this Thanksgiving holiday as cost of dinner falls to five year low

The majority of Americans know that despite the Federal Reserve and the government lying to them about how low inflation is in the economy, the reality is that all one has to do is ...

While the last few years of populism have been focused on the political, expect the next leg of change to be economic

While the last few years of populism have been focused on the political, expect the next leg of change to be economic

In an interesting correlation between today and the last great populist movement from the 20th century, each stage of the movement appears to be going in lockstep with what took pl ...

After creating a dollar denominated cryptocurrency, Coinfix is setting their sights on several others

After creating a dollar denominated cryptocurrency, Coinfix is setting their sights on several others

Last week, Coinfix announced they had created a new cryptocurrency that would be focused on the dollar, and denominated in it with a 1:1 exchange rate.  Now on Nov. 20 the company ...

With the Fed lying about unwinding balance sheet, the central bank appears to have no intention of letting stocks tank

With the Fed lying about unwinding balance sheet, the central bank appears to have no intention of letting stocks tank

Since the end of summer, Janet Yellen stated during one of the Fed's FOMC meetings that the central bank would begin unwinding its $4.8 trillion balance sheet in October since the ...

Incoming Fed Chairman dreaming up ‘new tools’ for next recession since central banks haven’t normalized from previous one

Incoming Fed Chairman dreaming up ‘new tools’ for next recession since central banks haven’t normalized from previous one

In a recent discussion on monetary policy, President Trump's incoming Fed Chairman stated that he believes there is a need for central banks to work on 'new tools' to deal with the ...

Obamacare premium spikes in 2018 now greater than two thirds of a family’s wages in some areas

Obamacare premium spikes in 2018 now greater than two thirds of a family’s wages in some areas

Just as in 2016, Obamacare could remain one of the major hot button topics for voters going into the 2018 mid-term elections.  And unless the Congressional Republicans can hammer o ...

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