Jay Taylor – Is The Petrodollar Doomed?

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We talked with our old friend Jay Taylor about the impending collapse of the petrodollar. Seems like the world is ready to move on from this failed experiment, but what will become of the United States?

China and Russia are setting up oil exchanges and getting ready for life without [...]

Michelle Seiler Tucker – Teaches You How To Sell Your Business For More Than It’s Worth

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Michelle Seiler-Tucker is a leading authority on buying, selling and improving businesses as well as increasing a business’s revenue streams. She has sold several hundred businesses and franchises. She has helped buyers from all walks of life buy the American Dream, create financial freedom to be their own boss and [...]

Triple Lutz Report #347 – Shoot Out At The Bundy Ranch… Almost

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Well it finally happened. Main Street, or at least hick street stood up to DC and DC backed down. The Bundy Ranch, located a stone’s throw from Harry Reid’s spread in Searchlight Nevada has been the scene of a twenty year battle by the Fed’s to stamp out ranching in the [...]

James G. Rickards – Death of Money: Coming to a Central Bank Near You

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We had a long discussion with James G. Rickards about his new book and the coming death of the dollar, along with most of the world’s major currencies. According to Jim, the IMF is already going through dry runs for the day the inevitable occurs. The world has been in a [...]

Andrew Hoffman – Great Things Keep Happening

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Mondays with Andrew Hoffman:

The Ukraine going from bad to worse; First week after sales tax hike in Japan sales down 25%; What if anything has been successful about Abenomics; ECB 1.4 trillion QE coming; Draghi says loosening of monetary policy coming soon; In US 20 percent food price increase [...]

John Rubino – ECB Ready For QE Because It Works So Well

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John Rubino is back. After years of such wonderful results in the US, the ECB is ready to go all in on QE for Europe.

Seems that they just can’t take a strong Euro any longer.

That and cutting interests rates to Zero and perhaps they can tank the Euro without [...]

Ann Marie Murrell – BLM Backs Down In Nevada

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Ann Marie Murrell of PolitiChicks.tv fills us in on what’s going on in California. While liberalism continues to run amuck, Hollywood as the epicenter of the film industry continues its decline. We turned to the confrontation that took place outside of Las Vegas, where the Bureau of Land Management sought to [...]

Ivan Eland – American Foreign Policy Can’t Find A Reason For Being

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We caught up with Ivan Eland today.

Russian foreign policy always seems to be focused on a goal and centered around a strategy.

American foreign policy has been chasing its tail for so long that no one can remember what it is trying to accomplish. Add to that seemingly endless pointless [...]

James Hirsen – Letterman Is Out, Colbert Is In

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When it comes to what’s going on in Hollywood or the networks, James Hirsen always gets it right.

He saw this one coming. Seems Letterman just can’t click with those younger audiences and he can’t produce those viral videos the way that others do. But is Colbert the right person to [...]

Rick Ackerman – Just Fell In Love With June Gold

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Rick Ackerman is a trader’s trader. As a result he’s usually focused on the short term looking to make a profit where he can.

He’s amazed that the grand illusion, the existing stock market scam, has gone on for as long as it has.

As a perma-bear he thinks it’s just [...]

Jan Skoyles – Clear Skies For Gold And Bitcoin In 2014

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Jan Skoyles is one of those rare people, a young person who has read history and understands the value of sound money.

She is Head of Research at The Real Asset Company, a platform for secure and efficient gold investment.

Jan first became interested in precious metals and sound money when [...]

Laurence Kotlikoff – Where Will Tapering Lead?

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Professor Laurence Kotlikoff sees more and larger deficits ahead.

Even though the Fed is ending Quantitative Easing and pulling the punch bowl away, there’s no desire on the part of the administration or congress to get their act together.

Thus, the situation will continue to deteriorate until a real disaster occurs.


Triple Lutz Report #346 – High Frequency Fraud Update

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I’m halfway through Michael Lewis’s book, Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt. I wish I could say there was anything in there that surprised me. What a shocker, Wall Street is rigged. Since the first share was sold to an unsuspecting public, the markets have always been rigged. It’s just that [...]

Sandy Botkin – Don’t Get Taken In By Fancy College Brands

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Sandy Botkin, noted CPA and attorney joined us for a discussion of the right way to send your child to college. Rather than taking on a mountain of debt, you can get your child a first rate education and still have cash left in the bank. The key is figuring out [...]

JB Glossinger – Inspiring Thousands Every Morning Of The Week

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J.B. Glossinger a/k/a The Morning Coach, is an internationally known speaker, author, coach and consultant. His goal is to help people manifest what they want in their business, organizational and personal lives. He is a master of human potential and development, helping individuals and organizations learn how to break through to [...]

Steve Simpson – Latest Supreme Court Campaign Finance Case Is Good For Free Speech

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Steve Simpson is the director of Legal Studies at the Ayn Rand Institute. He believes that the latest SCOTUS case Mccutchen v. FEC which eliminated the aggregate limit on individual campaign contributions.

Steve thinks this is a blow for free speech as limiting how much money one can contribute is tantamount [...]

David Barnett – FSN Fan and Master of Local Investing Speaks

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David Barnett is a long term listener to FSN. He’s also an expert at local investing.

He agrees with Charles Hugh Smith that local investing is the way to go and he’s got a number of unique strategies on how to get it done.

From leasing cars to your friends/neighbors, to [...]

James Turk – Discussion Of The Money Bubble

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James Turk’s new book The Money Bubble is nothing, if not timely. We talk about how the current system is way beyond Keynsian, it’s virtually certain to end in another crisis. All the signs are there, but few wish to recognize them. We also discuss how the gold standard should be [...]

Danielle Park – High Frequency Fraud Running Rampant

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Danielle Park and I connected for a discussion of that most scarce commodity on Wall Street, morality.

Yes, there’s widespread thievery taking place in the financial system and nobody seems to care. Will Michael Lewis’s new book be the impetus for massive change of the system? Danielle thinks it will be, [...]

John LeBoutillier – What Comes After Obamacare?

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We connected with former Congressman John LeBoutillier about the upcoming elections and the prospect for a Republican takeover of the Senate.

So far, we’ve hear absolutely nothing of the prospective majority’s plans for the replacement of the nightmare called Obamacare. If they are to succeed, a plan be proposed and implemented [...]

John Rubino – Will High Frequency Fraud Bring Down The House

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John Rubino of Dollar Collapse joined us for our regular Monday discussion. Talk quickly turned to High Frequency Fraud. Is this the straw that will break the banks’ and Wall Street’s back. Will it cause the public to finally reject the entire financial system and walk away? There’s an awakening taking [...]

Rev. Robert A. Sirico – Raising The Minimum Wage Hurts Those It Was Intended To Help

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The Reverend Robert A. Sirico is President of the Acton Institute, who’s stated mission is “To promote a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles.” Can raising the minimum be moral when it results in the weakest people losing their employment, or causes those who [...]

Larken Rose – Keeping Up The Fight To Wake Up America

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We first met Larken Rose in Philadelphia at an End the Fed/Ron Paul Rally. It was a cold rainy day, but thousands chose to attend, despite the weather.

Larken has chosen to confront the government and the ruling class at every opportunity. He has put his own personal safety aside because [...]

Andrew Hoffman – Bad News As Far As The Eye Can See

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Mondays with Andrew Hoffman:

Japan sales tax hike takes effect; Nikkei flat for 12 months; Japanese GDP flat; Government approval rating tanking; Sec Def Hagel committing to defending Japan against China; Is China Lehman Brothers; Schiller says China’s problems are the world’s problems; ECB has 1 Trillion Euro’s QE; NFP 3 [...]

Dave Kranzler – Is The Real Estate Recovery Over?

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Dave Kranzler was on talking about the end of the so-called real estate recovery. Looks like the signs of the real estate recovery were greatly hyped. Now it’s looking quite bleak once again, unless you’re a foreigner looking for a green card. Watch closely for the next phase of the crash, [...]

Keith Schaefer – Natural Gas Prices Coming To An Inflection Point

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Keith Schaefer is one of the best energy analysts out there. After watching the natural gas draw down this winter and record price spikes, utilities have been on a spring buying spree. In the next two weeks, we’ll find out if their spree is over or whether they’ll keep buying. This [...]

Triple Lutz Report #345 – New York State: Highest Taxed State In The Nation

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For the 7th year running New York State has the dubious honor of being the highest taxed state in the nation. It’s citizens are even taxed more than California, New Jersey and Connecticut. Is it any wonder why people are fleeing to lower taxes states like Texas and Florida. When the [...]

David Franzetta – You’ve Got a Successful Business… Now What?

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Oftentimes your business is your largest asset. If you haven’t done proper succession planning, then you need to speak with someone like Dave Franzetta. Whether you’re going to hand it down to your children or sell it to investors, you need a plan. That’s where Dave comes in. He’ll help you [...]

Ann McIndoo – Write Your Book, Tell Your Story

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Ann McIndoo is an expert at helping people to write their book and tell their story. She’s even written a book about it entitled, 7 Easy Steps To Write Your Book. Using her system you can do it easy and quickly and market your book to your audience successfully. Ann’s an [...]

Jason Hamlin – Correction Is Ending: Gold And Miners To Go Higher

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We hadn’t spoken with Jason Hamlin of Gold Stock Bull Investment Strategies in a while. He sees a golden era ahead for the precious metals and the miners too. Prices for any commodity can’t stay below the price of production for an extended period of time and that’s certainly the case [...]