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Strategies & Market Trends
The coming US dollar crisis
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Persistent high trade deficit of the last few years,
extremely high level of USD reserves in foreign central banks,
and the recent series of interest rates cuts by US Federal reserve
have led to the dollar crisis, a sharp drop of our currency.

Any currency crisis eventually involves much higher 10-year and
30-year interest rates and a meltdown of all asset classes,
with the possible exception of precious metals. This thread
will focus on the discussion of ongoing USD currency crisis,
and the ways to survive it.

"There is no means of avoiding the final collapse of a boom
brought about by credit expansion. The alternative is only
whether the crisis should come sooner as a result of voluntary
abandonment of further credit expansion, or later as a final
and total catastrophe of the currency system involved. The
breakdown appears as soon as the banks become frightened by
the accelerated pace of the boom and begin to abstain from
further credit expansion."

-- Ludwig von Mises

The Dark Side of the Credit Boom

"Against this backdrop the crucial question is: where is the borderline between a "good" and "bad" rise in debt-to-GDP ratios? To Austrian economists the ratios spell danger. They maintain that today's government-controlled paper-money systems have decoupled credit expansion from the economies' productive capacities: "circulation credit" feeds a "credit boom" that is doomed to end in severe economic, social and political crisis. Austrians fear that the collapse of the credit boom will lead to the destruction of the currency through a deliberate policy of (hyper-)inflation, destroying the free-market order."

mises.org
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64005tRump is nothing more than a bully who tries and believes everything is a con...ggersh-yesterday
64004I watched Trumps Mt Rushmore 4th July speech which I thought was good, and necesLitore Lapis-yesterday
64003Hope everyone had a good 4th! From Boom Bust. They reported that China has beeflashforward2009-yesterday
64002Well we're half way there already Main St.....obliterated SV......downrighggersh1last Thursday
64001The Fed can’t stop printing. Got to buy a zombie.... err Tesla. I wonder if US tReal Man-last Thursday
6400045 million lost jobs 6.5 million jobs recovered.....not new jobs stocks at allggersh1last Thursday
63999Looks hot to me -g- [graphic]ggersh-last Wednesday
63998But Tesla is so cool -g-Real Man-last Wednesday
63997Insanity......imagine all the FANGS have ties to what org? CIA Now imagine thatggersh1last Wednesday
63996ROFL......not unless you get your packages! Whoops. -vbg- "F*ck That Drivggersh-last Wednesday
63995Tesla worth more than Toyota zerohedge.comReal Man-last Wednesday
63994AMZN market cap up to US GDP? -g- The unsinkable markitReal Man-last Wednesday
63993Jesse [graphic]ggersh-last Tuesday
63992Under the $$$$ standard we are servants to our masters get free of that and peopggersh1last Tuesday
63991[graphic] The surreal of tails wagging dogs... It does not make any sense does Real Man1last Tuesday
63990DeVos....values are a constitutional right...sigh U.S. Secretary of Education ggersh1last Tuesday
63989What gets me today is some want creationism taught in public schools. That begsflashforward20092last Tuesday
63988I do not believe in the creed professed by the Jewish church, by the Roman chuggersh1last Tuesday
63987and add GOLD....ggersh-last Tuesday
63986A tremendous disconnect between stock market and the economy.Real Man-last Tuesday
63985It helps stocks.Real Man-last Tuesday
63984If money velocity is the indicator when creating more money no longer does much flashforward2009-last Tuesday
63983The $64tril question Wondering when this stops working for their agenda My guggersh1last Tuesday
63982Yep. Tremendous fuck up, this country will have to rely on God to take this plagReal Man-last Tuesday
63981Got Gold? Fasten them seatbelts! [youtube video]ggersh4last Monday
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