Free Money: Potential Presidential Candidate Mark Zuckerberg Suggests That All Americans Should Get A...

Should everyone in America receive a “basic income” directly from the federal government? Considering the fact that we are already 20 trillion dollars in debt, such a concept may sound quite foolish to many of you, but this is an idea that is really starting to gain traction in leftist circles.

The TPP Moves Forward Without Trump’s America

Ministers from the 11 remaining TPP countries have released a formal statement affirming their intention to move forward with the TPP—despite the absence of the United States, which would have accounted for 60% of the trade agreement’s GDP. The statement was released after a series of frenetic meetings on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam last weekend.

A Quarter Of American Adults Can’t Pay All Their Monthly Bills; 44% Have Less...

There was some good news and some not so good news in the Fed's latest annual Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households.

Russia is buying up US debt

In March, the country bought $13.5 billion of US government bonds -- better known as "Treasury securities." Russia's total holdings of US debt have now increased to nearly $100 billion, according to recently released Treasury Department data.

The Tens Of Millions Of Forgotten Americans That The U.S. Economy Has Left Behind

The evidence that the middle class in America is dying continues to mount. As you will see below, nearly half the country would be unable “to cover an unexpected $400 expense”, and about two-thirds of the population lives paycheck to paycheck at least part of the time.

Is Your Bank At Risk?

New reports indicate a massive breach in security.

New York City Commuters Face 44 Days of Amtrak Service Cuts in July and...

Amtrak is anticipating as many as 44 days of limited service this summer for repairs at Pennsylvania Station in a preliminary plan that appears to favor the national passenger railroad’s needs over those of a half-million daily New York City commuters.

Trump Weighs Breaking Up Wall Street Banks, Raising Gas Tax

President Donald Trump said he’s actively considering a breakup of giant Wall Street banks, giving a push to efforts to revive a Depression-era law separating consumer and investment banking.

What Americans Didn’t Learn from the Last Financial Crisis

The financial crisis known as the Great Recession took a serious toll on the monetary health of many Americans. The average household lost approximately one-third of its net worth as a result of the financial collapse.

Trump agrees not to terminate NAFTA treaty ‘at this time,’ will attempt renegotiation: White...

Despite indications earlier Wednesday to the contrary, President Donald Trump agreed not to terminate the NAFTA treaty "at this time" in afternoon phone calls with the leaders of Mexico and Canada, the White House said.

Wake up: The Enormous Crisis No One is Talking About That Unfolded Over Last...

Are you 18-34? Are you still living at your parents house? Not to worry, there are millions others that are doing the exact same. Why? Because no one can afford to move out, this fact alone proves the economy is in shambles.

GOP could use budget maneuver to raise debt ceiling over filibuster

President Trump’s budget director said Thursday that Republicans might work to raise the debt ceiling using a budget process that prevents Senate filibusters on controversial additions.

Rajan warns of ‘policy uncertainty’ for world economy

New Delhi: Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan today warned of "policy uncertainty" for the world economy due to there being a "bunch of new leaders" who need to prove they are strong, even as he exuded confidence about all large economies doing well.

IMF Raises Growth Forecast for the Global Economy

The International Monetary Fund raised its 2017 global growth forecast on Tuesday due to manufacturing and trade gains in Europe, Japan, and China, but warned that protectionist policies threaten to choke a broad-based recovery.

The Economy is Failing: Young People in England Resort to ‘Sex for Rent’ Accommodations

Young, vulnerable people are being targeted with online classified adverts offering accommodation in exchange for sex, a BBC investigation has found.

North Korean Crisis; Will ‘Lazarus’ Bring Down Banks? Or Will China and Kim Jung...

All of the discussions surrounding North Korea as of late brings about the question is it propaganda or is the crisis unfolding before our eyes.

Is Trump Backing Down? Administration Will Now Only Seek Minor Adjustments to NAFTA

Trump ablaze on the campaign trail can be quoted as stating that NAFTA is a disaster; however, now that the new administration has taken the Oval Office by storm, Trump only seeks to make minor changes to the trade deal.

Congress Gears Up for Fight Over Spending After Failure of Health-Care Bill

President Donald Trump and GOP leaders enter their next big battle facing stubborn opposition in both parties that increases Republicans’ worries that they will need more Democratic support than previously expected to avert a government shutdown by the end of April.

House Committee Passes Bill To Audit the Federal Reserve

The Republican-controlled Committee on Oversight and Government Reform approved a bill earlier today to allow for a congressional audit of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy, a proposal Fed policymakers have opposed and likely faces a difficult path to final approval in the Senate.

The Dollar is Being Dumped Around the World; Debt Ceiling Debacle Could Lead to...

As global financial markets teeter on the edge of collapse, a report published this morning suggests that the run up in the U.S. dollar may be over.

Trade Wars: The USA, China, and ‘Trading Partners’ Set to Square Off Over Tax...

The United States of America, one of the largest economies in the world, has had enough of being ripped off by our “trading partners.” President Trump took the first action against the horrific deals, starting with the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Member Of Congress Warns Of A 1,000 Point Stock Market Crash If Obamacare Lite...

Are we going to see a dramatic stock market plunge if the effort to get “Obamacare Lite” through the U.S. House of Representatives ultimately fails? On Thursday, a vote on the Republican healthcare bill was postponed once it became clear that there would not be enough votes for it to pass.

The Debt Ceiling Deadline has come and gone; Are We Set To Witness Another...

It’s that time again; the government is out of money. The debt ceiling deadline has come and gone, and what the government does now could in large part be the biggest test of Trump....

How The Federal Reserve Is Setting Up Trump For A Recession, A Housing Crisis...

Most Americans do not understand this, but the truth is that the Federal Reserve has far more power over the U.S. economy than anyone else does, and that includes Donald Trump. Politicians tend to get the credit or the blame for how the economy is performing, but in reality it is an unelected, unaccountable panel of central bankers that is running the show, and until something is done about the Fed our long-term economic problems will never be fixed.

Europe, China, Mexico Preparing for Massive Trade War Against United States, What Will it...

Mexico initiated the utter beginnings of a trade war with the US over sugar by canceling exports, Europe and China are also steadily preparing for a collision with the USA over potential tariffs.
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