Why Low Mortgage Rates Could Help Power the Next Bitcoin Bull Run

The Wall Street Journal reports that banks will recast mortgage loans. Thanks to Federal Reserve policy changes, it’s currently cheaper for banks to get loans than it has been for a while. The other effect of a reduced LIBOR rate seems to be lower mortgage rates. Rates have been declining for decades. Depending on when you opened a new mortgage in 2018, it would have been among the lowest rates historically available. More Disposable Income = Growing Economy/Retail Investment While there isn’t a direct correlation between mortgage rates and the overall stock market, the fixed cost of mortgages is money

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A Scandal Unfolds: Japan’s Impressive Growth Rates Were a Lie; 40% of Economic Data Faked

Years of growth, trillions in government bonds, and substantial capital sought from outside investors may see a U-Turn in the coming days as Japan’s prized economic policies were found to be reliant on fraudulent data. As per estimates, over 40 percent of Japan’s 56 economic policies contain errors, casting a shadow on all of the country’s analysis and reports generated over the years. Faulty Methods Research methodologies – for all their benefits – suffer from a critical point-of-failure; that of sampling a small set of respondents and basing conclusions on limited, oft-skewed responses. And it seems like an integral division

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Was the Netflix Price Hike a Mistake? Shares Fall as Hulu Slashes Rates

By CCN.com: Popular streaming service Netflix made headlines – and undoubtedly left some customers up in arms – after a round of price hikes that represented the company’s largest since its streaming service launch. Is Netflix’s Rate Hike Coming Back to Bite the Streaming Giant? As CCN reported, Netflix raised subscription fees by between 13-18%. The

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German court rules negative interest rates on fiat retirement plans legal

A retirement savings plan by a German bank promised positive returns, but allows them to add negative interest rates, which eats up the return. A court ruled that to be completely legal. News article in German: https://www.tagesschau.de/wirtschaft/riester-105.html

Fiat is a rat race you can never win. The only winners are the ones who control the fiat system.

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