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How Socialism Destroyed Puerto Rico, and How Capitalism Can Save It

By: Peter Schiff, President and CEO Euro Pacific Capital While Greece is now dominating the debt default stage, the real tragedy is playing out much closer to home, with the downward spiral of Puerto Rico. As in Greece, the Puerto Rican economy has been destroyed by its participation in an unrealistic monetary system that it [...]

By | July 15th, 2015|Commentaries|0 Comments

Yellen Continues to Talk What the Fed Can’t Walk – Ep. 94

This podcast comes from my hotel room in Las Vegas, as I am attending Freedom Fest Janet Yellen received a standing ovation at the end of her talk, and I can't understand why... Headlines from the talk report "Rates to go up by the end of the year" Actual quote:"Based on my outlook, I expect [...]

By | July 11th, 2015|PODCAST|0 Comments

Out of the Frying Pan Into the Fire – Ep.93

Over the weekend the Greeks voted no to the Eurozone bailout terms The Greeks ars still hoping for a better deal, hoping to avoid austerity The irony is that the consequences of their vote will bring on even more austerity, as a return to the drachma will result in a lower-valued currency For example, pensioners [...]

By | July 7th, 2015|PODCAST|0 Comments

The Big Picture

By: Peter Schiff, President and CEO Euro Pacific Capital This is a shortened version of the latest Euro Pacific Capital's Global Investor Newsletter. The past four years or so have been extremely frustrating for investors like me who have structured their portfolios around the belief that the current experiments in central bank stimulus, the anti-business [...]

By | July 6th, 2015|Commentaries|0 Comments

Obama Takes the Credit, Workers Suffer the Consequences – Ep.91

One more time President Obama seeks to buy Democratic votes with a free lunch by appealing to workers Promising more overtime pay, to go into effect in 2016 Raises the threshold for overtime pay requirements Workers who earn salaries of $50,000 or less must be paid overtime for hours worked over 40 hours per week [...]

By | July 2nd, 2015|PODCAST|0 Comments

The Student Loan Bubble: Gambling with America’s Future

By Addison Quale, Precious Metals Specialist at SchiffGold The federal government can’t seem to help itself. After overseeing the inflating and bursting of the dot-com bubble in the 1990s and the subprime mortgage bubble in the 2000s, the United States government is at it again – this time in the area of student loans. Student [...]

By | July 2nd, 2015|Commentaries|0 Comments

For U.S., Puerto Rico Bigger Tragedy than Greece – Ep 90

Global stock markets got beaten up overnight and the carnage continued here in the U.S. Dow Jones down 350 points by closing bell - biggest point loss of the year NASDAQ down 122 points Possible Grexit sparked sell off in FOREX markets Banks in Greece closing, sending masses to the ATM machines Euro ended up [...]

By | June 30th, 2015|PODCAST|0 Comments

Help Me Correct Wikipedia’s Liberal Bias

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent="yes" overflow="visible"][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type="1_1" background_position="left top" background_color="" border_size="" border_color="" border_style="solid" spacing="yes" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" padding="" margin_top="0px" margin_bottom="0px" class="" id="" animation_type="" animation_speed="0.3" animation_direction="left" hide_on_mobile="no" center_content="no" min_height="none"] In reviewing my Wikipedia page, I noticed some information that is either wrong or narrowly slanted to promote a negative impression of me. We've tried to correct the issue, but Wikipedia [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|PODCAST|0 Comments

Greece is a Sideshow. U.S. is the Main Event – Ep.89

It looks like there is going to be some kind of deal to avoid the "Grexit" Greek's exit would be great for Europe, but it would not be politically attractive for either side As long as Greece stays in the Eurozone, the Greek government can continue to blame Germany or Brussels for their problems So-called [...]

By | June 23rd, 2015|PODCAST|0 Comments