World’s Largest Pension Fund Loses $136 Billion: Do You Have It?

Things keep getting worse for pensions… If you’ve read Notes recently, you know the pension fund crisis is one of our major themes. Simply put, these giant pools of capital responsible for paying out retirement benefits to workers are BROKE. According to the World Economic Forum, pension funds around the world are short around $70 TRILLION. State, … Continue reading World’s Largest Pension Fund Loses $136 Billion: Do You Have It?

10 Ways You’re Being Fleeced By The Banking Cartel.

Taxpayers are rightfully angrier than ever before about the state of the U.S. economy and the government's handling of the financial crisis; perhaps even more so than the Colonists at the original Tea Party. After all, it appears that the only group benefiting during this painful slide into recession are the very people who caused … Continue reading 10 Ways You’re Being Fleeced By The Banking Cartel.