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A Dollar is Not a Dollar

One of the most important concepts for investors to understand is that a dollar today is not the same as a dollar yesterday, and is not the same as a dollar tomorrow. Over time, inflation erodes the purchasing power of currency. This is critically important, because most people focus on the nominal...

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Surviving Real Estate Trends in 2011

One of the most impactful news items heading into 2011 is the announcement by Bank of America that foreclosure activity is being suspended1, and the decision by government agencies to increase scrutiny on the foreclosure process. In the wake of this announcement, nobody completely knows how long this...

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Orlando Income Property Investing Good for Your Financial Survival

Orlando Income Property Investing Good for Your Financial Survival

The city of Orlando experienced a tremendous increase in market prices from the year 2000 through 2006, and a downward correction in prices since the beginning of 2007. As 2010 concludes and 2011 unfolds, we expect to see prices stabilize and regress toward a long-term linear growth trajectory. Currently,...

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Does the Kindle eReader Count as Survival Gear?

When the talk turns to survival gear, the voices of experience in the field warn against relying upon any sort of electronic gear, which can be ripe for being zapped by solar radiation or an electro-magnetic pulse. Well, the Kindle is certainly electronic in nature and could be rendered useless by either...

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Superpower Survival – Bowing and Scraping to the Chines

It was with some fanfare that the leader of the communist world, Chinese president, Hu Jintao, recently paid a visit to the leader of the sometimes free world, Mr. Obama. It had been a long time, 19 years, since China"s biggest wig set foot on American soil. So what was the point of all the bread and...

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Stores will raise prices on all goods that we need.

What side will you be on when hyperinflation approaches?

In recent months, many economists have spoken about the risk of hyperinflation due to the 'quantitative easing' the Fed has been engaging in as of late. What's shocking is that for the typical consumer of everyday necessities, this can be detrimental to the standard of living. On the other side of the...

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Plunder: How Public Employee Unions Are Raiding Treasuries Controlling our Lives and Bankrupting the Nation

Steven Greenhut on the ‘Holistic Survival Show,’ ‘We are at debt levels that are impossible to pay back’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Irvine, California – January 29, 2011 – Steven Greenhut, author of Plunder: How Public Employee Unions are Raiding Treasuries, Controlling Our Lives and Bankrupting the Nation, joins the ‘Holistic Survival Show’ in a topic about big government, public unions and regulations. Over...

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The African Guinea Worm Redefines Parasitic Infection

Sometimes here in the good old United States of America we forget that there truly are some horrific types of parasitic nasties living in other parts of the world - say Africa. In our arrogance, we consider ourselves to be a clean nation, a cut above the Third World conditions that spawn such horrible...

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National Debt Bomb – Ticking – Ticking – Ticking

Greek philosopher, Cicero, who lived from 106 BC to 43 BC, had the following advice about government. "The budget should be balanced; the treasury should be refilled; public debt should be reduced; the arrogance of public officials should be controlled." Well said, Cicero, well said, indeed. Now it's...

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Critical Mistakes the Rookie Survivalist Often Makes

The smart ones among us wake up one day and realize the government won't (can't) take care of them. The realization hits with crystal clear clarity that the one person you should put your faith in, and rely on, is you. As far as government goes, have you ever listened to those people stand up and talk?...

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