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Is a 'Great Reset' of our economy inevitable?

Are we experiencing an end to the long-term trend of a rising standard of living in our country?  Are we due for a “Great Reset” of our economy, one that is inevitable due to the competing interests of workers and consumers? 471 more words

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Chavismo on wheels

In early April, a close relative of mine was looking everywhere for new tires. He hasn’t found anything yet.

At least he isn’t the only one caught in this pickle… 351 more words


What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week: May 25 - May 29, 2015

Last Week’s Mortgage Rates Essentially Unchanged From Prior Week

According to remarks made last Thursday by deputy chief economist of Freddie Mac, Len Kiefer, “Mortgage rates were little changed this week amid positive housing news. 555 more words

Housing Analysis

Will the dollar stop rising any time soon?

On Thursday afternoon, Venezuelans found out how their foreign purchasing power evaporated – quite literally – by the minute, as the US dollar surpassed the 400… 650 more words



I was writing a post on how screwed we were since the black market rate of the Dollar crossed the 300 Bolivar threshold a couple of days ago. 58 more words


Diogenes Has Left The Building

Sometimes I just can’t resist the urge to laugh hysterically. Apparently the Fed economists are distressed by the weak first quarter readings, so the San Francisco Fed observed that if you applied the seasonal adjustment… 116 more words