Digital Inflation

Digital currencies will make inflation easier. Our last message at this site told how three investors walked into a bar, one with a dollar, one a Bitcoin and one a with a digital Chinese yuan. That message looked at how central bank digital currencies (CBDC) , from a...

Digital Inflation

My grandfather gave all seven of his children a silver dollar with their birth date.  My mom gave hers to me shortly before her passing. I carry it always.  See why silver was an important currency then and may become important again. See the relation between Central...

Mind Altering Shifts

Here’s a mind altering economic shift that’s taking place around the world. Get ahead of the change or get swamped! Yesterday’s message looked at how upcoming changes in flood insurance is creating opportunity. This message looked at how flood...

The 12 Inflations of Christmas

Is the Grinch of Inflation with us this Christmas? Statistics, we are told, say we are not experiencing much inflation in the USA.   My grocery bill tells a different story. It appears that Santa agrees with me. Every year PNC Financial Services does a review of the...

Low Interest Rates & Real Inflation

Low interest rates rob the purchasing power of your income and wealth. We were taught to save and invest early to enjoy the power of compound interest. We were taught, “If we did that and saved enough, and we could then earn 4% interest on our capital, we would...