Author: Keith Weiner

The Great Reset – Gold & Silver Report

The Great Reset – Gold & Silver Report by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals Before it collapsed, the city of Rome had a population greater than 1,000,000 people. That was an extraordinary accomplishment in the ancient world, made possible by many...

The Benefits of Issuing Gold Bonds

The Benefits of Issuing Gold Bonds by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals A gold bond is debt obligation that is denominated in gold, with interest and principal paid in gold. As I will explain below, it’s a way for the issuer...

The Wealth Effect

The Wealth Effect by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals Last week, we discussed Social Security, a Ponzi scheme that is inevitably approaching its default. That leads us to another point in our broader discussion of capital destruction. Let’s illustrate with an...

Common Sense Monics

Common Sense Monics by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals Support you’re driving a car, and you turn the steering wheel left. You will feel the door and pillar of the car push your left shoulder (in a left-drive car). This is...

Liquidity Preference Rising

Liquidity Preference Rising by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals Picture a scene in one of those action moves. Two guys are fighting for control over the steering wheel. The car is going 75mph, the road is narrow, and there is a...

Something for Nothing

Something for Nothing by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals Money has a dual function. Please allow us to go deeper, and more philosophical than we typically do. We promise to tie this into our ongoing discussion of capital consumption. In the...

The Demand to Hoard

The Demand to Hoard by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals Since 1981, interest rates have been in a falling trend. Last week, we said this trend will continue, and the present blip up in rates is just a correction. We did...

Savers are Just Collateral Damage

Savers are Just Collateral Damage by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals A reader asked us this week about the personal savings rate. Most people can sense that something is wrong if the rate is in a long-term falling trend, or if...

Liquidating Civilization

Liquidating Civilization by Keith Weiner – Monetary-Metals Further to our ongoing theme of capital destruction, let’s look at a topic which is currently out of favor in the present market correction. Keynes called for pushing the interest rate down near...