Sunday , 17 December 2017


Major Inflation Can Either Destroy You OR Make You a Fortune – The Choice is Yours

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We know that state-run central banks ALWAYS try to inflate their way out of debt [because, quite] simply, it’s the easiest way to make debt go away….Ben Bernanke and Tim Geithner might call their inflationary measures by a different name – like quantitative easing – but the effect is the same [and,] make no mistake [about it,] these policies will destroy lives [on one hand, and make those in the know a small fortune on the other. This article explains the options].

So writes Kevin McElroy (www.wyattresearch.com) in edited excerpts from his original article entitled Ben Bernanke Is A Commodity Investors Best Friend.

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I truly believe that inflation is one of the worst and most insidious forms of theft that plagues this country. It’s an inconvenient fact that  inflation hurts poor people the most. It’s a regressive tax. Depressed wages, higher energy costs, high unemployment, endless war, tax increases, benefit cuts – these societal maladies all stem from inflation, which of course is a byproduct of excessive debt.

I believe these inflationary policies will:

negatively:

  • decimate the savings of regular Americans,
  • cause the average living standard of Americans to continue to slide (as it has for much of the past 40 years),
  • cause average wages to continue to dip,
  • cause high unemployment to remain and

positively:

  • be the necessary ingredient for a successful bull market in commodities.

That’s why it’s of vital importance that you give yourself…”an ownership stake” in some of the trophy commodity investments that are available today.

Editor’s Note: The author’s views and conclusions are unaltered and no personal comments have been included to maintain the integrity of the original article. Furthermore, the views, conclusions and any recommendations offered in this article are not to be construed as an endorsement of such by the editor.

*http://www.wyattresearch.com/article/ben-bernanke-is-a-commodity-investors-best-friend/29242

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