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Bitcoin Price Dives Below $11,000 As Profiteering Deepens: Synchronized Cryptocurrency Market Crashes By $165 Billion

Bitcoin’s value plunged on Tuesday, falling to $11,300—the lowest value the virtual currency has seen in 2018. Bitcoin’s value is down more than 20 percent over the last 24 hours, and down 42 percent from December’s all-time high of around $19,500. Top 11 Countries Which Have Banned Bitcoin Nobel Laureate Economist Joseph Stiglitz Says Bitcoin Doesn’t […]

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5 Ways To Bet Against Bitcoin’s Highly Speculative “Get Rich” Scheme: Rise & Fall Of Famous Bubbles

Looking to put [fiat] bitcoin’s rise in context? How about this: Over the last five years, the world’s most valuable digital currency has risen an astonishing 11,000,000%. Furthermore, since Jan. 1, it has climbed 950%, compared with a total return of 18% for the S&P 500. Given the torrid pace of bitcoin’s climb, one would […]

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Bitcoin Zealots Suddenly Admit It Will Never Work As A Universal Payment System

The toils and troubles of Bitcoin continue but for some reason, the cryptocurrency’s cultists continue trying to reinvent — or, at a minimum reclassify — a fake monetary system whose value has no ties to anything tangible. Now, some want to rebrand Bitcoin as “digital gold” in another desperate attempt to keep it relevant. Digital […]

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Billionaire Hedge Fund Pioneer Ray Dalio: Bitcoin Is A Bubble, Not A Currency…Not A Store Of Value

Yet another financial expert is sounding the alarm on what he believes to be a widespread misconception about the nature of Bitcoin. The popular cryptocurrency, Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio stated during a recent interview on CNBC, isn’t stable, nor is it actually worth the amount of money at which it is currently valued. Like […]

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Corporate Stock Buybacks Using Borrowed Fiat USD: Parasitize The Economy Distorting Charts Into Bubbles

The monster of economic waste – over $7 trillion of dictated stock buybacks since 2003 by the self-enriching CEOs of large corporations – started with a little noticed change in 1982 by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under President Ronald Reagan. That was when SEC Chairman John Shad, a former Wall Street CEO, redefined […]

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Jim Rickards: When Markets Are Most Complacent Sudden Drops Are Most Likely

Even after Wednesday’s [5/17] stock market rout, more analysts are referring to current stock index levels as a “bubble.” I’m one of them, although I make the point that bubbles can last a long time and don’t pop just because valuations are stretched. It’s helpful to remember that Alan Greenspan called the stock market a […]

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Bitcoin Bubble 2017

      In order for the central bank ponzi scheme of fiat currency to work, especially on a global basis, the central banks learned early on that gold [Silver] was the enemy of their scheme and, therefore, must be eliminated from the monetary system. The first real step was Executive Order 6102 in 1933. This […]

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China Silver Gold Demand Outpaces Supply

Is the Federal Reserve going to be raising interest rates this fall? Financial writer Andy Hoffman says forget it and explains, “The Fed is the biggest leveraged hedge fund in history. They have a $4.5 trillion bond portfolio . . . why would they be raising rates? They were lying all along. . . . […]

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Banker’s Fractional Reserve Bubbles: Pump & Dump Loan Schemes

Forget what you are hearing about stiffer mortgage lending requirements.  It’s not true.  Real estate expert Fabian Calvo says, “If you can fog up a mirror or you have a pulse, they will give you a home loan.  That’s what they have done with the car loans, and that’s what they are doing with housing loans.” […]

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