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Tag: "inflation"

QE3: Seriously?

QE3: Seriously?

Quantitative Easing is simply the introduction of money into the economy by a central bank. It has been done twice during the current recession with no positive effects and Ben Bernanke’s Federal Reserve seems ready to launch version three – often referred to as QE3. QE1 QE1 launched on November 25th, 2008 with a Federal […]

Why the Federal Debt and Deficit Matter

Why the Federal Debt and Deficit Matter

In 2007 while he was campaigning for President, Barack Obama called George W. Bush irresponsible and un-patriotic for adding $4,000,000,000,000.00 to the US debt during his eight years in office. President Obama was correct in his estimation. That has not prevented him, however, from increasing the debt by $5,000,000,000,000.00 in less than half the time […]

GOP Eyeing Return To Dollar With Fixed Value?

GOP Eyeing Return To Dollar With Fixed Value?

Forty years ago, President Richard Nixon ended the dollar’s tie to gold. Now, Reuters News has obtained a draft of the Republican party platform that is to be adopted at the Republican National Convention next week. Reuters reports the following: The proposal recalls a commission created in 1981 by President Ronald Reagan to consider restoring […]

Thanks To Inflation, Your Pepsi Products Will Get More Expensive

Thanks To Inflation, Your Pepsi Products Will Get More Expensive

If you are a consumer that enjoys Mountain Dew, Pepsi, Lipton Tea, Aquafina Water, or the AMP line of energy drinks; Be prepared to pay 3 to 5% more for your products. These price increases are directly linked to inflation. In a memo sent to retailers dated June 29th, 2012, PepsiCo Foodservice’s Senior Vice President […]

The End is Near

Welcome to the beginning of the end of the economic recovery. On Tuesday diesel fuel was $4.49 per gallon along interstate route 81 in New York State! The price of fuel is rapidly approaching what Malcolm Gladwell would call the “tipping point”. Diesel fuel hit a peak of $4.72 per gallon in July of 2008. […]

My Vindication On Gas Prices

On February 25th, I posted an article titled  ”Gas Prices: Why Your Outrage Is Misplaced” (found here: http://t-j.cc/ykuhsa), Where I said: #1 – Gas prices are at the levels they were in the late spring/early summer of 2008. (Graph 1) #2 – Inflation has spiked tremendously since the same time in 2008 – when gas prices […]

Gas Prices: Why Your Outrage Is Misplaced

Gas Prices: Why Your Outrage Is Misplaced

. It seems that Americans are enraged – yet again (sarcasm intended) – with the price of gasoline. Is this outrage justified? Not when you take a few things into consideration.     #1 – Gas prices are at the levels they were in the late spring/early summer of 2008. (Graph 1) #2 – Inflation […]

Obama’s Got America Singin’ the Blues

Gas prices have doubled under Obama’s leadership. Implementing the same policies as Jimmy Carter, the same outcome has resulted. How long until late 70′s inflation rears its ugly head due to the failed economic policy of another progressive administration.

The Tax Man Cometh in 2013

Every single American will feel some serious financial pain in 2013, [right after the Presidential elections] due to major, stealthily-enacted, and semi-hidden tax increases, along with numerous EPA-mandated regulations that will result in skyrocketing energy prices across the country.  All of this will happen because Congress is currently paralyzed against acting responsibly due to it being an election year, where the DC power brokers, lobbyists […]

Obama 2012 Holiday Message: Children vs Parents (Part 2)

In part 1 of Obama 2012 Holiday Message: Children vs Parents, President Obama’s Home for the Holidays: Share Why You are Working to Re-elect President Obama campaign video that tells America’s youth to go home and convert their parents into Obama-supporters was detailed. In part 2 of the Obama 2012 Holiday Message: Children vs Parents […]

Why the debt crisis in Europe matters to American families

Who are “The PIIGS” The PIIGS (Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece and Spain) have been in the news, but the econo-geek phrases being thrown around sometimes make it difficult to know why anyone in the U.S.A should care what happens if Greece, Italy or anyone in the Eurozone goes under. It matters – greatly. The entire […]

Food Futures Slide Monday

Food Futures Slide Monday

During the mini-crash of August 2011, stories of a market slide and gold going through the roof were prevalent. What no one seemed to be talking about is food futures. September wheat dropped twenty two and a half cents per bushel to $6.57 and corn dropped 0.17 to $6.86 a bushel. Oats and soybeans also […]

High Inflation and Low Investment Hampers Recovery

LONDON, July 27, 2011/PRNewswire/ —  Rising inflation and flat investment have kept the world’s economic recovery stuck in reverse, the latest Global Economic Conditions survey from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has shown. Of the 2,186 ACCA members surveyed between 16 May and 6 June 2011, only 26% reported increased confidence, down from […]

House to Vote on Libyan War Action This Week

The Republican-led House of Representatives will be voting on a bill sponsored by Dennis Kucinich ( D- Ohio ) this week, according to TheHill.com: The office of Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said Friday the House would take up a resolution introduced by anti-war Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) that directs the president to remove U.S. […]

Glenn Beck: America is Being Played !

Glenn Beck has predicted the Middle East crisis almost to a tee recently, and while everyone was calling him crazy for it months ago, no one seems to admit how correct he was today. Beck predicted that Egypt, Libya. Tunisia etc. would all be on fire due to civil unrest and what do we see […]