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The Silent Revolution Known As The "Great Resignation"

14 Jan 2022 5 minute read 2 comments SweptOverNiagara

Yesterday, while surfing through the news site Zero Hedge, I found a post titled, 'The real revolution is underway but nobody recognizes it' (link below). This article focuses on a topic that I'm seeing more and more of, the 'Great Resignation'. All...

'Transitory' Inflation Highest in 40 Years and Beyond!

13 Jan 2022 4 minute read 8 comments SweptOverNiagara

Yesterday, CPI (Consumer Price Index) stats were released in the USA which shows that for the month of December, annual inflation hit 7.04%, increasing from 6.1% in November and the highest in 39 / 40 years. Yet, according to John Williams over at Sh...

Hey Pooch! How HIGH Can You Jump?

12 Jan 2022 2 minute read 1 comment SweptOverNiagara

Just when you think you've heard or seen or read it all, something comes along to just make you go, 'Whoa?'! Well this morning, I caught an article on Zero Hedge (link in references section below) pertaining to the famous, or infamous Playboy Mansion...

My Experience So Far With Theta Tokens

10 Jan 2022 3 minute read 0 comments SweptOverNiagara

Back in June 2021, I purchased my first batch of Theta tokens through my Uphold account. My first batch consisted of 50 tokens valued about $11.70 CAD and the total cost was $578. It had peaked previously at $15.71 USD on April 16, 2021 which equals...

What's Kazakhstan Got To Do With It?

8 Jan 2022 3 minute read 2 comments SweptOverNiagara

You've probably heard by now about the sudden uprising in Kazakhstan and you're probably also wondering, 'where the heck is Kazakhstan?'. Some people, including me, are wondering, 'what's Kazakhstan got to do with it?'. Most people have never heard o...

Commodities Silver & Sugar Biggest Losers of Last 42 Years

7 Jan 2022 2 minute read 1 comment SweptOverNiagara

Today, I'd like to do a comparison of hard assets known as commodities. These commodities are divided into three groups: energy, agricultural and metals. Their prices can fluctuate wildly on a daily / hourly basis as they are traded on the open marke...

Bitcoin Gold Silver Stocks Down In Tandem Overnight

6 Jan 2022 3 minute read 0 comments SweptOverNiagara

After hitting a record $69,000 USD in November, Bitcoin has suffered a series of lower highs and lower lows and in a steady descent over the course of two months, has lost about $26,000 in value. Just since January 1, Bitcoin has lost about $4,000. A...

US Mint Gold Coin Sales Best In 12 Years!

4 Jan 2022 2 minute read 0 comments SweptOverNiagara

Wow, 2021 was a very good year for the U.S. Mint. Gold coin sales reached over 1.25 million ounces, making it the best year since 2009 and a  48% increase year over year. January was their best month with 220,500 ounces sold of various denominations...

Will 2022 Be The Year Silver Breaks Out?

2 Jan 2022 6 minute read 4 comments SweptOverNiagara

For the past decade, silverbugs have steadfastly held on to their belief that silver would eventually climb to three digits and beyond. In all that time, silver experienced a few head fakes, including in the summer of 2020, when silver couldn't pass...

'Now Hiring' And 'Help Wanted' Signs Everywhere...

30 Dec 2021 3 minute read 0 comments SweptOverNiagara

Earlier today, I hopped in my car and threw in my guitar and drove around town and all around for about an hour or so and snapped some pictures of all the help wanted signs that have popped up just about everywhere as far as the eye can see. In all m...