What would happen if the US federal government shut down for good?
In other words, what if the United State(s) actually was the United States… and not the United State…

Whether Trump is “good” or “bad” doesn’t make all that much difference.  The die has already been cast.  The US is bankrupt. And maybe that is one valuable skill Trump has, dealing with bankruptcy situations. Because that is exactly what he will be dealing with.

fuelMexico has been in the news lately in regards to protests and riots over an increase in the price of gasoline.
As is always the case, the mainstream media, a.k.a. Fake News, doesn’t give a realistic perspective on what is happening…

goldWhat is interesting about gold and silver’s rise so far in 2017 is how it correlates to their rise in 2016.
From the very first day of 2016 gold and silver rocketed higher.
And gold didn’t stop rising until it hit nearly $1,400 in July.

war-cashIt has been a common practice for people to keep cash stowed away in lock boxes or under mattresses in their homes, but now, even something as logical and important as keeping a cash stash for a rainy day can make you a suspected criminal.
Ethel Hülst, a 91 year old Swedish woman, unfortunately got to experience the ruthlessness of her country’s central bank first hand which may have contributed to her death:

war-on-cashWe’ve now seen India and Venezuela move heavily to get rid of cash.  And, we’ve seen Europe and the US talk about removing their largest denomination bills as well.
If you end up stuck with your money in a bank account unable to withdraw cash at negative interest rates, you’ll be stuck bleeding money. And thanks to the wonders of negative compound interest, it won’t take very long before you’re broke.
There are ways to protect yourself and even profit from it, however, only if you know what is going on…