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Predictions for the Coming Business Cycle

On January 2, of 2017, I posted a list of predictions for the years ahead. It seems like a good time (as the US market is getting close to a final top) to see how we’re doing. I’ve added updates in italics. Finance and Markets Stock prices will drop more than 30 percent in 2017. There… Read More

The Myth that Events Influence the Market

All this talk about a “Trump rally” … absolutely ridiculous! Elliott waves predicted this rally over two years ago—even longer, in fact. So, what are the financial pundits talking about? They talk about every tweet from “The Donald” as fodder for a major market move. Knowing that the market is traded around the world, to think… Read More

Financial Deception: The Battle of Waterloo

Usury is the reason for most of society’s financial problems, going back many centuries. In previous posts, I’ve exposed the results of usury going back to the Roman Empire. I then explored the creation of the Bank of England and contrasted it with the usury-free system developed under Napoleon Bonaparte at the turn of the 19th… Read More

The Beginnings of Financial Slavery

The core of the problems affecting societies around the world today are a result of usury—the lending of money at compounding interest. This has been a recurring problem for centuries. If you study history (and cycles of history), you’ll find that the rise and fall of money-lending parallels the rise and fall of great civilizations. There… Read More

Populist Presidents: Hoover and Trump

The Cycles that Begot Herbert Hoover and Donald Trump A month ago (October, 2017, we passed the 88th anniversary of the Crash of 1929. As we march towards the Crash of 2018, it’s interesting to look back at the similarities in politics and society. It’s downright eery! Cue Herbert Hoover: A man in the wrong place… Read More