An Investment Mindset…Do You Have It?

All investors today need to think more like a citizen of the world and less like a citizen of America or Europe, or even China or Brazil.

The question I ask myself the most is: “Where is my money treated best in the world?”

And today, that answer is three places:

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My Thoughts on Silver and I’m Speaking This Weekend

I was planning on communicating just to let you know that I will speaking this Sunday, May 8th but with the recent movement in silver I thought I’d add some commentary around that too. First, if you’d like to see me speak or know someone who would, I’ll be speaking this Sunday, May 8th at the South…

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Is Gold Really Worth $1500?

  FACT: Gold is the only bubble in history backed by an asset that hardly anyone owns. In 1792 the Second Congress of the United States passed the Coinage Act. The act established that a US dollar was defined as 24.1 grams of pure silver. Fast forward 220 years. Today the US dollar is defined by…well…nothing.…

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The US Dollar is Dead…Long Live The US Dollar

Tomorrow night is the second Tuesday of April…that means the Insider Club Gathering. As always we have so much to cover. Interested? With the first quarter of 2011 behind us there is a lot of insight we can glean from the markets reactions to the first three months of this year. Would anyone have ever imagined on January 1st…

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If Printing Creates Wealth, Why Isn’t Zimbabwe The Richest Country on Earth?

If printing creates wealth, why isn’t Zimbabwe the richest country on Earth? You may want to sit down for this one. The past doesn’t exactly predict the future but it often rhymes. It’s time we take a moment to look back over the past three and a half years so we as US dollar holders…

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Stack The Deck In Your Favor

20 years ago Riverboat Gambling changed my life.  Back then I was in college. But lady luck would have it that my college was exactly ¼ mile from the Mississippi River. Riverboat Gambling had come to my college town. I quickly learned that a card player could completely change the odds of winning the card…

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The Most Important Gold Chart In The World

The Most Important Gold Chart in the World If you own gold then you need to gaze at the charts below. But before I talk about gold, let us take a step back…maybe two. There are two cycles in the world of investing. A paper cycle and a physical cycle and the world is always…

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The Risk of Being a Conservative Investor (part 2 of 2)

A few days ago I wrote about how the manipulation and fraud from the US government and the banking sector has turned investing upside down. The government with their “zero interest rate policy” (ZIRP) has turned “Conservative Investors” into the high-risk gamblers of 2011. I want to finish my thoughts about how the risk of…

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The Risk of Being A Conservative Investor (part 1 of 2)

The Risk of Being A Conservative Investor (Part 1/2) The Market is telling us something very important. Are you listening? Investors who choose not to listen will pay the ultimate price. No, not with their life, even worse. They are becoming indentured servants to their ‘day-job’. A major crack has been exposed from the manipulation…

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The Top Peformers of 2010 (What Can We Learn?)

The Top Performers of 2010 (What Can We Learn?) I know you want to [continue] to grow and protect your money in 2011, right? Of course you do, that is why you read communications like this. So let’s start with Newton’s first law of motion, which is often stated as: An object at rest stays…

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