The economic, environmental, religious and political stressors on society are compounding in ways not seen since at least the 1960′s. These forces will have an affect on the prices (and likely the availability) of a number of the goods and commodities you use regularly as well as those important for preparedness. Of course, the big elephant (or donkey) in the room is the upcoming U.S. presidential election. I urge you to consider Prepography’s Top 10 Items to Buy Before the Election: Continue reading →
There was one thing, ONE THING only that Bernanke could do, to become a gold bug’s best friend today, than merely announcing QE [Quantitative Easing] 3/4. It was to announce open-ended QE. This means [that] this is the Fed’s final shot and there is no way to frontrun the Fed any more by definition. It means the terminal start of currency debasement is now here. It also means that the path to all time nominal (and inflation adjusted) highs in gold, which is now just $160 away, silver, platinum, and all other metals, as well as all other hard assets is now clear. It also means that very soon stocks are about to realize what soaring “input costs” mean for the bottom line.