There are certain immutable truths. Everything is cyclical; what goes down must come up. The Fed has its finger on the pulse of our economy... Oh, who are we kidding?
We want to believe the news is good; we want to believe what experts tell us. But what do we do when reality hands us a good wallop upside the head just as we were starting to relax?
What's the prime mission of the Fed? If you guessed "to maintain a sane and prudent national financial policy" scarily enough, you'd be wrong.
Concerned about their own fractured economy, China's come with billions to our door, leaving with key U.S. tech companies. You won't believe what they're after now...
Investing expert and gold proponent Marc Faber has never shied from speaking his mind. But when he weighed in on the presidential race, even jaded observers were taken aback.