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James Quinn is a senior director of strategic planning for a major university. James has held financial positions with a retailer, homebuilder and university in his almost 30-year career. Those positions included treasurer, controller, and head of strategic planning. He is married with three ... more

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Funniest BLS Report Ever
Only a captured government drone could put out a report showing only 38K new jobs created, with the working age population rising by 205,000, and have the balls to report the unemployment rate plunged from 5.0% to 4.7%, the lowest since August 2007.
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The Great Corporate Earnings Fraud
Dividends and stock buybacks in 2015 topped $1 trillion for the first time. Stock Buybacks and ex-items accounting gone wild.
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Deranged Central Bankers And Their Consequences
The global economy has only deteriorated since mid-2014, with politicians and central bankers accelerating the issuance of debt.
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Most Americans Hit "Peak Income" More Than 15 Years Ago
After adjusting for inflation, the majority of Americans are worse off today than they were decades ago.
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The Fed Induced Farce
The minutes from the last Fed meeting were released on Wednesday afternoon.
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Will The Law Of Supply & Demand Ever Matter Again?
The physical gold has flowed from West to East over the last few years. The price of gold has been driven to 5 year lows through the use of paper derivatives, as the physical supply isn’t keeping up with the demand by any stretch of the imagination.
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Donald Trump On The Issues: Property Rights, Free Market And More
In politics, records count for more than campaign promises. Donald Trump,is working to shape a favorable public image of himself. It is essential that voters look beyond slogans and take a look at where the candidate stands on serious issues.
Ron Paul: Repeal, Don't Reform The IMF
Would you extend a multi-billion dollar loan to a borrower already struggling to pay back an existing multi-billion dollar loan? That is just what the International Monetary Fund (IMF) did last month when it extended a new loan to the government of Ukraine. And that's not where IMF's problems end...

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