There are 20 trillion problems in the United States, but the Debt Ceiling limiting government spending ain’t one. Here are the most serious problems in the economy right now…

Maria is a feisty tropical storm raging in the Atlantic, and she’s expected to become a hurricane today just like her brother Jose who is off the East Coast, not to mention the fact that TS Lee is in hot pursuit…

Back-to-back hurricanes must be taking their toll on the economy because the Atlanta Fed and the NY Fed are cutting their Q3 GDP forecasts, and the chart-job is jaw dropping…

Charles Hugh Smith brings a sobering analysis of the difficulty with repairing all the flood-damaged homes in Houston. As one can imagine, the list is long and the complications are many…