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Fed Rides to the Rescue, Things Look Good in Fun-House Mirror that is Global Economy

Stock markets exploded today as the Fed signaled its willingness to take the training wheels off the economy. As was anticipated, today’s FOMC statement dropped the promise to keep rates low for a “considerable time” and hinted that it might be willing to raise rates in the second to third quarters of next year.  329 more words

Stock Market

IMF Now Ready To Slam The Door On The U.S. And The Dollar

IMF Now Ready To Slam The Door On The U.S. And The Dollar

by Brandon Smith of alt-market.com

As I write this, the news is saturated with stories of a hostage situation possibly involving Islamic militants in Sydney, Australia . 1,832 more words

Cuba Again to the Front Pages: Low Pressure Meets High Pressure

This is the second article in the series about Cuban economy and future investment opportunities. I was supposed to publish it next week, but an important event happened today: it seems that the USA and Cuba are moving forward in positive discussions about the future mutual relations. 598 more words


Macro Photography : Five Cents by josaguilar

As a child I liked to collect coins, get to collect a considerable amount of them between trips to my family and gifts that made me, but this in particular is one that I keep because it was one of the last gift he gave me my grandfather an old coin of 5 cents of US dollar.



“There is a Divine urge in everyone to know more, do more, be more and to express more, and I have found that the thing we are searching for is the thing we are searching with.” 303 more words

Inner Awareness

Pound holds steady before labour figures

The pound strengthened over the dollar yesterday after disappointing numbers out of the U.S. housing sector hit the wire and weakened the greenback and gave investors room to shrug off soft U.K. 615 more words

2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Everglades National Park Three Coin Set

The 2014 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set – Everglades National Park features one uncirculated quarter from the United States Mint at Philadelphia, one uncirculated quarter from the United States Mint at Denver and one proof quarter from the United States Mint at San Francisco. 20 more words