Gold: Great Start Of The Year 2016

Markets welcomed the new year. Major stock markets lost between 6 and 10% in a matter of five trading days! Never seen before, the damage is huge. Gold, meantime, is making its comeback. The yellow metal went several percentages higher in all currencies. Throughout 2015, basically, gold has done quite well, except in U.S. dollar…

S&P 500 Has Worst Opening Week In Its History

Many openly taunted bearish market forecasters as prognosticators of doom and gloom, yet today, few on Wall Street would find much humor in those earlier insults. A slew of negative economic data — particularly from emerging market leader China — set in motion a global correction that has taken mainstream analysts by surprise. Unwilling to…

If You Ever Plan to Retire, Read This

Dear FutureMoneyTrends.com Member, The name of the game is income. This is why millions of baby boomers are stuck at their jobs right now. In a low-yield environment, fixed-income investors and savers are in a crux. CDs, bonds, and traditional income investments aren’t delivering, which has forced many into an inflated stock market seeking yield.…

Consider Investing in European Equities in 2016

Many investors have shied away from investing in foreign equities because of political and other factors, but many insiders believe that European equities are a worthy addition to any well-balanced investment portfolio. The growth potential for European stocks is higher than the growth potential for U.S. stocks because the U.S. is much further along in…

3-Step Strategy to Financial Independence

Dear FutureMoneyTrends.com Member, When it comes to personal finance, I want you to think of your entire financial life like it’s a business. Ask yourself: are you making good asset acquisitions? Do you have a 5-year plan? Are you cash-flow positive? A household’s income should be treated the same as a business that is looking…

Movie Review: The Big Short

Last night I went to the movies and watched the Big Short. First things first, yes, it’s worth the price of admission. If you read this website you will enjoy it, and that's not to say the general populace will not enjoy it because they will. The Big Short does a solid job of explaining…

2015: The Year Bitcoin Stayed Strong

2015 was a year of enduring strength for bitcoin, the world’s first mainstream cryptocurrency. From what many would call a capitulation phase in the market in January 2015 to a very healthy bull run to close out the year, bitcoin once again proved that it’s here to stay, despite commentary to the contrary. After hitting…

Important Market Trend Confirmed

For the past 6 months, anytime stocks have fallen big, precious metals and mining shares have risen. We forecasted this trend last August, and we believe it is now fully in swing, with the stealth bear market of stocks becoming a real bear market in 2016. This reminds us of the 2001 crash in the…