The Debt To GDP Ratio For The Entire World: 286 Percent

debtDid you know that there is more than $28,000 of debt for every man, woman and child on the entire planet? 
NYSE:DIA May 17, 2015 8:51pm

The Japanese Debt Bomb Could Set Off Global Panic At Any Moment

japanese GDP growthHow much is 1,000,000,000,000,000 yen worth?  Well, a quadrillion yen is worth approximately 10.5 trillion dollars.  It is an amount of money that is larger than the "the economies of Germany, France and the U.K. combined".  It is such an astounding
NYSE:EEM August 12, 2013 12:39pm

40 Stats That Prove The U.S. Economy Is Deteriorating

economyThe "coming economic collapse" has already been happening.  You see, the truth is that the economic collapse is not a single event.  It has already started, it is happening right now, and it will accelerate during the years ahead. 
NYSE:FAZ July 18, 2013 12:03pm

What Impact Will Ben Bernanke’s Departure Have On The Markets?

ben bernankeFederal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is on the way out the door, but the consequences of the bond bubble that he has helped to create will stay with us for a very, very long time.  During Bernanke's tenure, interest rates on U.S. Treasuries
NYSE:DIA June 19, 2013 10:41am

12 Reasons An Economic Collapse Is Coming

Economy recession Are we running out of time?  For the last several years, we have been living in a false bubble of hope that has been fueled by massive amounts of debt and bailout money.  This illusion of economic stability has convinced most people
NYSE:FAZ March 3, 2013 9:33pm

15 Signs The U.S. Economy Is Falling Apart

Michael Snyder: If you still have a good job, you might want to hold on to it very tightly because there are a whole bunch of signs that unemployment in the United States
ETF BASIC NEWS October 25, 2012 9:11pm

21 Facts That Show America’s Infrastructure Needs Major Help

You can tell a lot about a nation by the condition of the infrastructure.  So what does our infrastructure say about us?  It says that we are in a very advanced state of decay. 
ETF BASIC NEWS September 20, 2012 10:54pm

The 8th Largest Economy In The World Is Being Overwhelmed By A Tsunami Of Debt (EWI, EWP, EWG, VGK, EUO)

Guess who is going to need a bailout right after Spain (NYSEARCA:EWP)?  The Italian economy is the 8th largest economy on the entire planet and right now it is being absolutely overwhelmed by a tsunami of debt.  In an attempt to address this problem
NYSE:EUO September 6, 2012 1:33pm

Spain & Italy In Major Trouble Unless Germany Allows The ECB To Print Trillions Of Euros (VGK, EWG, EWP, EWI, EUO)

Michael Snyder: The financial chess game in Europe (NYSEARCA:VGK) is still being played out, but in the end it is going to boil down to one very fundamental decision.  Is Germany (NYSEARCA:EWG) going to allow the ECB to print up trillions of euros (NYSEARCA:FXE) and use those euros
NYSE:EUO August 3, 2012 3:31pm

Economy: 65 Signs That The Economic Collapse Is Already Happening! (INDEXSP:.INX, SPY, SDS, TZA, FAZ)

Michael Snyder: Do you want to know when the "economic collapse" is going to happen?  Just open up your eyes and take a look.  The "economic collapse" is already
NYSE:FAZ July 31, 2012 10:53pm

Economy: 20 Signs Showing The Next Recession Is Rapidly Approaching (TZA, GLD, FAZ, FAS, INDEXSP:.INX)

Michael Snyder: The U.S. economy is in a massive amount of trouble.  There aren't enough jobs.  There isn't enough money to go around.  Business activity is slowing down again.  Household wealth has been falling.  Food prices have been rising.  Many state and local governments
NYSE:FAS July 19, 2012 10:14am

Why New York Times Economist Paul Krugman Is Partly Right But Mostly Wrong (SPY, SDS, SPXU, UPRO)

Michael Snyder: In recent days, New York Times economist Paul Krugman has been doing a whole bunch of interviews in which he has declared that the solution to our economic problems is very easy.  Krugman says that all we need to do to get the global economy going again is for the governments of the world

NYSE:SDS May 3, 2012 10:33am

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