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From Gold To Nothing: How 1971 Changed Everything In The Economy by Duino Schiappapietra
DoubleLine CEO Jeffrey Gundlach warns of recession driven by ‘cocktail of economic risk’ by Kate Rooney
$220,000 For Every Man, Woman And Child – America Is Now 72 Trillion Dollars In Debt by Michael Snyder
US budget deficit running 15% higher than a year ago by Josh Boak
What Do Central Bankers Know? by Tyler Durden
Deadbeat Nation? 37 Million Credit Cards Were 90 Days Past Due In 4Q18 by Tyler Durden
The bipartisan spending binge is now worse than under Bush and Obama by Daniel Hororwitz
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National debt tops $22 trillion for the first time as experts warn of ripple effects by Michael Collins
America's True Deficit: US To Borrow Over $1.3 Trillion In 2018 by Tyler Durden
Disaster Awaits: National Debt Will Be 6 Times The Size Of The Economy by Mac Slavo
US budget deficit expands to $779 billion in fiscal 2018 as spending surges by Jacob Pramuk
In FY 2018: Debt Up $1,271,158,167,127; Feds Borrowed $8,172 Per Every American With a Job by Terence P. Jeffrey
Weekend Reading: Fiscal Irresponsibility by Lance Roberts
10 Years Later, A Debt Crisis Is Building Again by Nomi Prins
"Retirement Crisis": The Typical Working American Has Nothing Saved For Retirement by Tyler Durden
The HELOC ATM Is Back - Over 24 Million Americans Are Using Home Equity "To Get By" by Tyler Durden
US Government Spends A Record $433 Billion In One Month As Deficit Explodes by Tyler Durden
The American Dream Has Vanished In The "Greatest Economy Ever" by Tyler Durden
Average New Car Payment Hits Record High $525 Per Month by Tyler Durden
How Central Banks Enrich The Few at the Expense of Many by Dr. Thorsten Polleit
Running On Empty by Michael Lebowitz
The Federal Reserve and Trump Intent on "Squeezing Blood from a Turnip"...Or Why Most Americans Are in a No Win Scenario by Chris Hamilton
GDP Growth – Debt Growth = Real Growth = Negative Economic Growth by GoldSilver
10 Numbers That Prove That America's Current Financial Condition Is A Horror Show by Michael Snyder
Bankrupt America: A Fragile Nation Grappling With Unprecedented Debt Problems by Michael Snyder
The Student Debt Crisis Is Hitting These Ten States The Hardest by Tyler Durden
Welcome To The Third World, Part 28: The “Bottom Half” “Bolsters” The Economy by Going Into Debt by John Rubino
US Budget Deficit Hits $607 Billion In 9 Months, As Spending On Interest Explodes by Tyler Durden
In "Catastrophic" Scenario, CBO Projects US Debt/GDP Hitting 247% by Tyler Durden
Comcast, AT&T Set To Become World's Most Indebted Companies With Over $350BN In Debt by Tyler Durden
In Charts: How American Household Finances are Changing by Jeff Desjardins
Analysis of the 2018 Social Security Trustees’ Report by CRFB
U.S. Monthly Auto Payments Reach Record High in First Quarter by Alexandre Tanzi

Does Deutsche's Junk Bond Firesale Just End The Party? by Tyler Durden
Three Chicago Fed Say Economists Say They Know How To Tax Illinoisans Fleeing Pension Liabilities By: Mark Glennon
Savings Rate Tumbles Back Near Record Lows As Americans Spend More Than They Make For 28th Month In A Row by Tyler Durden
Moody's Warns Of A Junk Bond Default Avalanche As Rates Rise by Tyler Durden
Subprime Auto Loan Default Rates Are Now Higher Than During The Financial Crisis by Tyler Durden
Retirees Face A “Pension Crisis” Of Their Own by Lance Roberts
Mandatory Spending Makes Up the Bulk of Spending Growth By CRFB.org
Interest Spending is on Course to Triple by CRFB.org
Debt Could be Twice the Size of the Economy by Mid-Century by CRFB.org
Is This the Moment of Truth? By James Rickards
U.S. Deficit to Surpass $1 Trillion Two Years Ahead of Estimates, CBO Says By Erik Wasson and Sarah McGregor
Rising Rates Could Further Balloon Interest Spending
Peter Schiff: There’s A BIG Problem With The Economy, ‘Americans Are BROKE’ by Mac Slavo
Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth By: Peter Schiff
The Debtor’s Prism by Lance Roberts
Updating the U.S. Budget Outlook by CRFB
Congressional Leaders Agree on $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill as Deadline Looms By Thomas Kaplan
US Debt Becoming A Problem For The Dollar by Upfina
Trillion-Dollar Deficits  By Brian Maher
The Daily Prophet: A Hawkish Fed? Tell That to Dollar Traders Connecting the dots in global markets. by Robert Burgess
Dollar decline rekindles reserve currency worries by Richard Leong
Stockman Fears Washington's Fiscal Folly Will Spark A "Yield Shock Of Biblical Proportions" by Tyler Durden
The Fed Has Its Finger On The Button Of A Nuclear Debt Bomb by Tyler Durden
Generational Disaster: Debt-Laden Millennials Set Back By $140,000 Vs Their Parents by Tyler Durden
Conservative Response to Student Debt Crisis by Nick Phillips
America is Bankrupt  Republicans Couldn’t Care Less by Doug Bandow
Soaring Student Debt Rate Costs Us All by Mary Clare Amselem
January Pending Home Sales Crash Most Since 2010 by Tyler Durden
Why the Savings Rate Is a Reason to Worry About 2018 U.S. Growth by Jeanna Smialek
America's Debt Disaster Almost Here by Romina Boccia
Deficits Do Matter  Zero Hedge  by Michael Lebowitz
Americans now highest credit-card debt in U.S. history by Maria LaMagna

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America's largest cities drowning in debt, with Chicago leading the way, study finds by Frank Miles
Chicago’s pension funds looking more like a collapsing Ponzi scheme by Ted Dabrowski and John Klingner
Illinois Hopes to Fix $134 Billion Pension Shortfall By Issuing More Debt by Tyler Durden
JP Morgan Expert: True Debt, Pension, Healthcare Payments Would Consume Half of Illinois Revenue, Bankruptcy Option Needed by Mark Glennon
Janus v AFSCME and the truth about Illinois pensions in one graphic – Wirepoints Original by Ted Dabrowski and John Klingner
New Jersey Abruptly Freezes Spending As It Nears Financial Disaster by Tyler Durden
Multi-Employer Pensions: The Next Source of Budget-Busting Legislation? By CRFB
Puerto Rico pension cuts hang in balance By Eva Lloréns Vélez
The $21 billion debt most Illinoisans know nothing about By Ted Dabrowski and John KlingnerGeneral Obligation Bond Initiative
Kentucky Teachers Want a Taxpayer Bailout by Troy Vincent
Santa Cruz Pensions In Critical Condition Amid Fiscal Emergency By Tyler Durden
How Puerto Rico's bankruptcy is roiling the municipal bond world By Robert Slavin
CalPERS retirees are suddenly worried about their pensions. What happened? By Adam Ashton
Unfunded Pensions Could Spell Disaster for Kentucky By Jack Hipkins
Congress Just Quietly Formed A Committee To Bail-Out 200 Pension Funds by Tyler Durden
Bankrupt Baltimore 'Somehow' Finds Money To Fund Lawyers For Illegal Immigrants by Tyler Durden
New Jersey Prepares To Raise Taxes On "Almost Everything" As It Nears Financial Disaster by Tyler Durden
U.S. Federal Budget Breakdown The Budget Components and Impact on the US Economy by Kimberly Amadeo
State pension funds continue to fall behind. Here's how much you owe  By John W. Schoen
Five Reasons Why You Should Worry About The Federal Debt by David Davenport
How Big Is Your State’s Share of $6 Trillion in Unfunded Pension Liabilities? by Rachel Greszler
Puerto Rico Wants to Stall Creditors. That Went Badly in 1842 by Amanda Albright
Municipalities Increasingly Borrow to Cut Debt to Retirees by Amanda Albright
Connecticut Eyes Lottery as Jackpot for Its Ailing Pension Funds by Martin Z. Braun
Pension Fund Problems Worsen in 43 States by Laurie Meisler
Bankrupt Cities, Municipalities List and Map

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Big Old Problem Just Re-Erupted on Eurozone’s Southern Flank by Don Quijones
Trader Warns, As Quiet As Markets Are, "It's Very Unhealthy" by Tyler Durden
Default Or Exit: A Battle Between Italy And The EU Is Inevitable by Tyler Durden
Today Is The 20 Year Anniversary Of The Bank Of Japan Cutting Rates To 0% by Tyler Durden
The Italian people must understand that their country is at war by GEFIRA
"It Will End In Tears": World Stocks, Euro Slide As Italian Contagion Spreads by Tyler Durden
The New Normal In Europe: Increasing Population, Decreasing GDP by Stichting Gefira
Governments Default On Debt More Than You Think by Dr. Daniel Lacalle
Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value – zero by Alex Deluce
Argentine Peso Crashes Back To Record Low - Emergency 1500bp Rate-Hike Fails by Tyler Durden
Swamped in Inflation, Venezuela Will Cut Five Zeros from Currency By Nicholas Casey
Uncle Sam Wants You: Treasury Depends More on Domestic Bond Buyers by Daniel Kruger
16 Billion Reasons Why Turkey's Currency Crisis Will Become A Debt Crisis
Russell Napier: "Turkey Will Be The Largest EM Default Of All Time" by Russell Napier
Euro Tumbles As IMF Warns On Greek Debt Sustainability by Tyler Durden
Argentina Peso Plunges To New Record Low by Tyler DrudenInitiatives proposals and resolutions
China is in Trouble by Ronald-Peter by Ronald-Peter Stöferle & Mark J. Valek
Is It Time To Start Worrying About China's Debt Default Avalanche by Tyler Durden
Italy, the ESB and Europe’s Populist Fantasyland by Daniel Lacalle
European End Game by Kevin Muir
Italy's Sovereign Risk Curve Inverts For First Time Since 2011 EU Crisis by Tyler Durden
Fiddling While Rome Burns? by Dennis W. Jansen & Andrew J. Rettenmaier
Moody's Puts Italy On Downgrade Review, Junk Rating Possible by Tyler Durden
Italy Went Boom A Long Time Ago (and that’s the point) by Jeffrey P. Snider
Italy CDS Blows Out As Anti-Establishment Parties Reach Government Deal by Tyler Durden
QE Party Over, even by the Bank of Japan by Wolf Richter
IMF Sounds The Alarm On Global Debt, Warns "United States Stands Out" by Tyler Durden
What Hyperinflation in Venezuela Really Looks Like by J.G. Martinez D.
Italy's 2017 Deficit, Debt Revised Up On State Aid to Banks By Giovanni Salzano and Lorenzo Totaro
Venezuela's 4,000% Hyperinflation 'Breaks' Cash-Weighing Scales by Tyler Durden
Venezuela Is In A 'Limbo Default' by Kenneth RapozaWhere now for Greece? by Vicky Pryce
Global Debt Hits Record $233 Trillion by Enda Curran


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