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While the world’s super elite prepare everything from stylish bunkers to emergency submarines, most couldn’t care less about their millions of employees should a widespread crisis strike financial markets or the economic system. There is, however, one notable high net worth exception according to a recent speech from Overstock.com Chairman Jonathan …

As stock markets skyrocketed to new highs, one particular asset remained off the radar of most investors. For the last several years, gold has been all but ignored by both Wall Street and Main Street. It’s been so bad, in fact, that many of the world’s leading gold producers are …

The Internet is now ablaze with analyses of a creepy video that was revealed to have cryptic messages – including “images” encoded in layered audio tracks – some of which allegedly make death threats against President Obama. It is not known if this bizarre video is an elaborate hoax or …

There are some unprecedented scientific experiments taking place at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, more commonly known as the CERN hadron collider. Some say it is merely research into quantum physics and the inner workings of our universe, while others have argued that the experiments are dangerous and could well threaten humanity’s …

Thibaut Lepouttre is a highly educated and well-respected economist from Belgium. But unlike many of his counterparts who often tow the line of mainstream politicians and financial pundits, he’s not one to sugarcoat the seriousness of the current global economic, financial and monetary environment. According to Lepouttre, while the Federal Reserve …

Better watch out next time you are idly standing anywhere near an ATM in a public place. It could get you arrested. It’s an incident that some have dubbed “banking while black.” But the issue is hardly reduced to race. What happens if you are put under suspicion just for …

It is no secret that the world is teetering dangerously close to disaster. Saving the system may be impossible, even if the powers that be delay or diffuse the worst of it for some time to come. Most people have no idea what to expect if it comes crashing down. …

It should be no surprise that, with egg on its face, the U.S. was not going to stand by as Putin commenced bombing ISIS out of existence. With U.S. leaders up in arms over the targeting of their “CIA-backed moderate rebels,” everyone is stunned at Putin’s reported 40% destruction of …

It is not uncommon to hear people in the streets, on blogs, or on talk radio arguing that the gangs of Wall Street should have been jailed — or even hung — for their crimes against the American people. But to hear that kind of talk from a former Federal …

It might be taken as a bad omen for the economy. Perhaps, it was the sign of a sick market. Then again, the Federal Reserve is not too obvious with its hints about future policy and its effects on policy. Nonetheless, during a speech where many were watching for news …