How The U.S. Government Could Default On Its Debt

debt ceilingJim Bach: With news of both a Greek default and what was almost a Puerto Rican default, observers are predictably going to find a way to shift focus at some point – to the $18.1 trillion in U.S. debt.
NYSE:GLD July 7, 2015 4:24pm

Matt Drudge Tweets Dire Warning: “Self-Quarantine”

matt drudgeMac Slavo: The world’s leading news aggregator always stays on top of the most important stories in the world. With over a billion monthly visitors to his web site at, it’s why thousands of media
ETF BASIC NEWS October 17, 2014 9:38am

Everything You Need To Know About Ebola Right Now

healthcare1Chris Martenson: The current Ebola outbreak, unlike others throughout history, is lasting a very long time; with cases now being reported on a variety of continents well outside of its equatorial African origin.
ETF BASIC NEWS October 15, 2014 1:01pm

Second Texas Healthcare Worker Tests Positive For Ebola

biotechTyler Durden: And then there were three.

WHO Warns Up To 10,000 Ebola Cases Per Week By December

healthcare-etfsTyler Durden: With more than 4,400 people dead from Ebola - mainly in West Africa - senior WHO official Bruce Aylward told reporters on Monday that the outbreak was continuing to spread geographically to new districts in the capitals
ETF BASIC NEWS October 14, 2014 2:28pm

Are We Being Misinformed On How Ebola Spreads

health careHow did a health worker in Dallas wearing full protective gear catch Ebola if the virus “does not spread easily”?  Just last week, Barack Obama declared to the public that you cannot get Ebola “sitting

The Growing Threat To Capitalism

government americaShah Gilani: American exceptionalism, the country's qualitatively demonstrable advantage over other nations, used to be characterized by individualism.
ETF BASIC NEWS April 18, 2014 11:15am

The USA: Worst Government That Money Can Buy

government americaJeff Nielson: History tells us that when governments become excessively oppressive and/or descend into saturation corruption (like the rancid regimes of the Western bloc), that such scenarios rarely “end well” – i.e. a peaceful transition back to responsible,
ETF BASIC NEWS April 8, 2014 1:35pm

What A U.S. Debt Default Would Mean For The Global Economy

debt ceilingA U.S. debt default that lasts for more than a couple of days could potentially cause a financial crash unlike anything that the world has ever seen before.  If the U.S. government purposely
NYSE:FAS October 7, 2013 9:05pm

Dow Jones Industrial Average & S&P 500: Prepare For The “October Effect”

octoberMoe Zulfiqar: October has just begun, and it’s one of the most interesting months for key stock indices. In the past, some of the major crashes occurred during this month. For example, on October 19, 1987, key stock indices, like the Dow Jones Industrial Average
NYSE:DIA October 4, 2013 11:18am

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