Over the past 115 years, many monetary experiments have been implemented by the FED’s officials, but, to me, one quote says it all: “Permit me to issue and control the money of a nation, and I care not who makes its laws!”
This is the closest we’ve come to a pivotal moment for the global economy since 2009. Today is the pinnacle of the economic experiment, led by the Federal Reserve and followed by all central banks, globally.
In life, as with investing, cause and effect aren’t instantaneous, but inevitable. The currency crisis doesn’t have to happen today, but it is, nonetheless, imminent.
Increasing numbers of independent-minded people are turning to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as an alternative to fiat currency, hoping that these digital currencies are anonymous and free of governmental control. But are these cryptocurrencies, along with the crypto exchanges, really anonymous?
Not many countries have been able to avoid catastrophic inflationary crises in the 20th century, but the U.S. has been one of the rare few, who have dodged the bullet.