Since the financial crisis in 2008, the Fed and central banks around the world have been pumping money into markets.  Nearly all of it has gone into speculative derivatives.  According to our guest this week, Mr. David McAlvany, history was made last Friday, when over $2 Trillion in options traded on the S&P.  Listen as your host for Retirement Lifestyle Advocates radio, Dennis Tubbergen talks with McAlvany about the markets, cryptocurrencies, and the prospects for gold and silver in the near future.

David is CEO of the McAlvany Financial Companies – International Collectors Associates and McAlvany Wealth Management. He is a featured speaker on national television programs including CNBC, Fox News, Fox Business News, and Bloomberg; on radio programs; and at financial seminars around the world, analyzing major events and their impact on the global economy and financial markets. He can be heard weekly on his market commentary with world leaders, bankers, economists, and renowned investors at www.mcalvanycommentary.com.

For information about Mr. David McAlvany, please visit www.weeklycommentary.com  or www.vaulted.com. For more information about Retirement Lifestyle Advocates, please visit www.RetirementLifestyleAdvocates.com.

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“Median household income has declined at the fastest rate, since the numbers have been tracked, in 2020, while the billionaires got $8 trillion richer”.  Our guest this week on Retirement Lifestyle Advocates radio is Gerald Celente. Listen in as your host, Dennis Tubbergen talks with Mr. Celente about the incredible accuracy of his previous predictions, and his forecast for a market crash, a significant downturn in the US economy, and the need for, as Samuel Adams said “an irate, tireless minority keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men” to take back this country from the corrupt bankers and politicians.

Gerald Celente is the Founder/Director of the Trends Research Institute and Publisher of the weekly Trends Journal magazine. He is the author of the highly acclaimed and best-selling books “Trend Tracking” and “Trends 2000”. With a 40-year track record of identifying, tracking, and forecasting trends, Celente is world-renowned as today’s #1 Trend Forecaster. Celente, developed the Globalnomic methodology to identify, track, forecast, and manage trends, is a political atheist. Unencumbered by political dogma, rigid ideology, or conventional wisdom, Celente, whose motto is “Think for Yourself,” observes and analyzes current events forming future trends for what they are – not for how he wants them to be.

For more information about our guest, Gerald Celente, please visit www.trendsresearch.com.  For more information about Retirement Lifestyle Advocates please visit, www.RetirementLifestyleAdvocates.com.

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The country of El Salvador recently announced its acceptance of Bitcoin as legal tender. That should have been very bullish for Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general… but instead, within minutes, Bitcoin’s value plummeted nearly 12 percent. According to our guest on Retirement Lifestyle Advocates radio, Mr. Rob Kirby, the FED and other central banks are manipulating the crypto markets, just as they do gold/silver markets.  Listen in as Mr. Kirby explains to your host Dennis Tubbergen why and how he believes the US dollar’s reserve currency status could be over by year’s end.

Rob Kirby received his post-secondary education at York University [Economics] in Toronto. Upon completion, he worked on an institutional trading desk for most of the 1980s and right up until 1996. Mr. Kirby began writing in 1997 and was involved in a number of entrepreneurial pursuits. In 2002, he went to work for Investor’s Group, the largest Mutual Fund Company in Canada until September ’04 when he resigned to write about the markets.

For information about Mr. Rob Kirby please visit www.kirbyanalytics.com.   For more information about Retirement Lifestyle Advocates, please visit www.RetirementLifestyleAdvocates.com.

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Central banks, including the US Federal Reserve Bank, seem to believe that they are the ultimate arbiters of interest rates, and in recent years the masses have all come to believe it too.  However, according to our guest this week on Retirement Lifestyle Advocates radio, Alasdair McLeod, we’re all about to see history repeat itself yet again as a continued devaluation of the currency will force interest rates to climb despite central banks’ efforts to keep interest rates near zero.  Join your host Dennis Tubbergen for a great conversation and hear McLeod’s forecast on the timing of the inevitable crash in the markets ahead.

Alasdair Macleod is the head of research at Gold Money Holding, a well-respected author, and a noted expert in world economics. Mr. Macleod has been a celebrated stockbroker and Member of the London Stock Exchange for over four decades. His experience encompasses equity and bond markets, fund management, corporate finance, and investment strategy. To learn more about this week’s guest Mr. Alasdair Macleod, please visit https://www.goldmoney.com. To learn more about Retirement Lifestyle Advocates, please visit our website at www.RetirementLifestyleAdvocates.com.

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