Saturday , 2 July 2022

Inflation/Deflation

Recessions: 8 Things You Need To Know

A recession is the scariest creature in the average investor's closet of anxieties...because they can mean lower home prices, lower stock prices and, of course, higher unemployment [but] if you're prepared for the next one, there will be plenty of opportunities when that downturn ends. [That being said,] the more you know about recessions, the better, so here are 8 must-know facts about them.

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Hyperinflation: What You Need To Know! (+7K Views)

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.

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The March 8.5% Rate Of Inflation = 15.4% Annualized!

The March 2022 Consumer Price Index was released earlier today (April 12, 2022), and it is being reported as being an 8.5% rate of inflation when compared to the March 2021 CPI number...but that was before the Ukrainian War. The War and sanctions have produced...inflation primarily related to energy and food for now, but...if we annualize this...then this becomes a 15.4% annual rate of inflation...This is an extraordinary leap in inflation

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What Would It Take For Hyperinflation To Occur in the U.S.? (+32K 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.] Words: 1188

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SOME SIMPLE FACTS ABOUT INFLATION

Most of what passes for explanations of inflation and its causes are convoluted and confusing. It is like looking into a pond of muddy water and trying to ascertain what lurks blow the surface. Below are some facts about inflation that should help clarify things:

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