The Great California Exodus

The Great California Exodus

German author Franz Kafka wrote in The Metamorphosis, “There is an infinite amount of hope in the universe…but not for us.” The legendary writer might as well have been writing about the state of California, a progressive wasteland that is the personification of...
The Fed Promises More Dollar Destruction

The Fed Promises More Dollar Destruction

The Federal Reserve has potentially had the most memorable year in its more than a century–long history. What started out as a year of “Will they or won’t they cut interest rates?” blossomed into a time of slashing rates to near...
Palladium Is Outshining Gold – What’s Happening?

Palladium Is Outshining Gold – What’s Happening?

All the glitter is on gold, all the shine is on silver, and all the rust is on copper. Another metal is captivating investors everywhere, though – and that metal is palladium.  As global financial markets pay close attention to the main class – gold, silver, and...
Subprime Loans Will Be Back With A Vengeance In 2020

Subprime Loans Will Be Back With A Vengeance In 2020

One of the lasting legacies of the economic collapse a decade ago is subprime. After lying dormant for several years in the aftermath of the Great Recession, the subprime market has returned with a vengeance. Everything is subprime nowadays, as banks,...