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The Newbie Investor
The Newbie Investor

The Newbie Investor

Software engineer. Hobby YouTuber, stock trader and crypto enthusiast. History nerd. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu white belt (3 stripes, because it matters! 😂)


The outlook for US inflation. Possible inflation trades.

7 Jul 2021 3 minute read 1 comment The Newbie Investor

Another month, another reason to expect high, persistent inflation. People keep saying to me that that you need full employment to get inflation. That's obviously true, because inflation has always happened during full employment! Oh wait! No, it has...

Why I am bullish on Silver prices

5 Jul 2021 2 minute read 1 comment The Newbie Investor

Originally, I wrote this post before the drop in silver prices two weeks ago. Now, I'm even more bullish. Depreciating dollar leading to inflation First of all, we've got the Fed raising their own inflation expectations by a full percentage. Yesterda...

Basics of Bitcoin for Beginners

4 Jul 2021 3 minute read 0 comments The Newbie Investor

TLDR or Video version: https://youtu.be/18lbumfiLw0 What is Bitcoin? The digital gold, the future of currency, or, simply, the Federal Reserve's nightmare. Bitcoin and its satoshies (essentially, satoshis are to Bitcoin what cents are to a dollar. 1...

Increasing UK inflation comes along more US inflation stats!

4 Jul 2021 2 minute read 1 comment The Newbie Investor

UK Inflation coverage:* Bank of England's Andy Haldane voices 4% inflation fear * BoE chief economist warns on inflation but says COVID could deliver supply side benefits It should come as no surprise that massive QE policies result in potential infl...