To wind up with true hyperinflation, some very bad things have to happen. The government has to completely lose control and the populace has to completely lose faith in the system - or both at the same time. Will the U.S. go down that path? Let's review the situation.Read More »
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28 Countries Have Experienced Hyperinflation In Last 25 Years (+129K Views)
Hyperinflation is not an unusual phenomenon. 33 countries have experienced hyperinflation over the last 100 years of which no less than 22 have experienced it in the past 25 years and 4 in the past 10 years. The United States is one of the few countries to have experienced two currency collapses during its history (1812-1814 and 1861-1865). Could it happen again?Read More »
What Would It Take For Hyperinflation To Occur in the U.S.? (+35K Views)
There is a difference between inflation and hyperinflation and there is no gradual path from one to the other. To wind up with true hyperinflation, some very bad things have to happen. The government has to completely lose control the populace has to completely lose faith in the system or both at the same time. Are we there yet? Let's take a look.Read More »
The Road to Eventual Hyperinflation & Financial/Political Collapse
What I outline below is not a forecast but a potential scenario which I sincerely hope won’t come to pass but the risk of going down the road to political and financial system collapse, social unrest and even civil war, and eventual hyperinflation, is certainly there.Read More »
Should We Worry About A Hyperinflationary Surge?
The measure of money in the system, known as M2, is skyrocketing with the Biden administration adding another $1.9 trillion into the economy. Should we worry about a hyperinflationary surge like we saw in the late 70s or, are the deflationary pressures on the economy still present?Read More »
Hyperinflation Isn’t In the Cards – Here’s Why
There are two specific reasons why runaway inflation did not happen a decade ago, and why it won’t likely happen now, either:Read More »
COVID-19 Insights On Unsafe Sex, Dirty Money, Toilet Paper, Hyperinflation, Market Crash & More
Much has been written about the coronavirus (COVID-19) so what follows are some timely articles on having sex in this environment, using currency (bills & coins), hoarding toilet paper, working from home, possibility of hyperinflation and investing opportunities.Read More »
Hyperinflation: These Currencies Crashed In A Big Way – Is the U.S. Dollar Next?
The root cause of hyperinflation is a large Government deficit which is financed by money creation rather than other options like increased borrowing or higher rates of taxation. The following infographic looks at 5 occasions when currencies crashed in a big way.Read More »
Current Excessive Money Printing Will Lead To Hyperinflation – Got Gold?
Hyper-inflation will spread from country to country just as the coronavirus has starting most likely in the U.S. and within the EU quickly be followed by Japan and most other developing countries. Got gold?Read More »
Will Hyperinflation Occur As Result Of Gov’t Response To COVID-19 Plague?
The longer the economy stays shutdown, the more money we will print; increasing the risk of hyperinflation so we are starting to...Read More »