"Market Is Hyper Overpriced" Warns Retiring Fed President; "Significiant Correction" Coming
Lazy investors totally dependent on the Federal Reserve.
by Zero Hedge
Recent Economic Data Shows the Good Side of Deflation
A shot of deflation is what many economies need.
by Edin Mujagic

Government Watchdog Warns – Fannie, Freddie Could Need Another Bailout
Another economic downturn? I thought we banned those.
by Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg
Things Are Unraveling At An Accelerating Rate
Those who brought their consumption forward can no longer add to present consumption.
by Charles Hugh Smith

Falling Interest Causes Falling Wages
Changes in the value of a loan are zero sum.
by Acting Man
Gold Surges – Fed Loses “Patience” and Signals Loose Monetary Policies to Continue
Gold climbed 1.96% percent or $22.50 and closed at $1,171.00 an ounce yesterday.
by Zero Hedge

Bailout is Back: Fannie and Freddie Likely Need “Additional Treasury Investment” After Derivatives Losses
There is trouble again for federal mortgage backers and bailout queens Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
by Mac Slavo
GREECE BREAKING…..Chaos in Eurozone as Athens rejects EC Commissioner’s rejection
Veto due to tax arrears installment relief and other humanitarian aid.
by Investment Watch


Stocks slide for third week
Selloff comes after volatile week as Federal Reserve policy meeting approaches.
by Spokesman Review
Investors in 'patient panic' over Fed language
“Next week if she does remove ‘patient’ they could get the wake-up call.”
by Reuters

$1,185,613,000,000: Federal Taxes Hit Record Through February
Gov’t Still Runs $386B Deficit.
by Ali Meyer
Euro spirals toward 1:1 parity with USD
At the time of publication, $1 buys €1.06…
by RT.com

Conscription and Other Draconian Taxes
“Conscription is slavery,” Murray Rothbard wrote in 1973.
by Ryan McMaken
2 banks fail US Fed stress tests, Bank of America put on ‘warning’
Fed said BofA had “deficiencies” in how it would react to a severe economic downturn.
by RT.com

Former SEC Director Warns Against Automated and Secretive Market “Rigged Against Retail Investors”
The rise of dark pools have allowed some of biggest players in the game to make huge moves in secret and in a way that hides the impact of huge trading bloc purchases, with the help of technology.
by Mac Slavo
Sub-Zero Interest Rates as an Endless Daylight Saving Time
The financial version of daylight saving time unleashes irrational forces upon global financial markets.
by Brendan Brown