Existing Home Sales Miss (Again); Weather & "Unsuitably High Price Levels" Blamed
Following January’s disastrous dive in Existing Home Sales (which must be weather, right? Nope!) to a SAAR 4.82 million homes, February (with its even worse weather) saw a 4th month of missed expectations with a 4.88mm print against 4.90 mm expectations. As always, weather was blamed – which is odd given that the only drop […]
by Zero Hedge
The Truth About the Gender Wage Gap
Never-married women make more than men.
by Andrew Syrios

The Next Move For The Fed: "Trial Ballooning" QE4
A truly pointless game.
by Dominique Dassault
"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

Government Regulation: Another Hidden Tax
Regulatory compliance and economic impacts cost $1.863 trillion annually.
by D. Brady Nelson
The Last Time This Happened, The Fed Launched QE 2
Prospects of a rate hike by the Fed are looking increasingly shaky and downright laughable.


Treasury planning emergency measures to meet debt
“Extraordinary measures” to begin Monday to keep federal government’s head above fiscal water.
by Doug G. Ware
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