Where You Can Make $56,000 a Year Delivering Pizzas

Few statistics are more debated than unemployment numbers. The former head of the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the agency publishing unemployment numbers, estimates the figures are probably 3% too low. The unemployment numbers are based on people actively looking for work. The first figure shows the percentage of labor force participation. Each horizontal line on this chart represents 2 million people. Since the official start of the 2008 recession, 6 million fewer people are labor participants. Four million fewer participate since the recession officially ended in mid-2009. Think that a Bachelor’s degree protected a labor participant? The second figure shows an even smaller percentage of college graduates in the labor force though the phenomenon started before the official end of the 2008/2009 recession.

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Gold should be setting up the summer low during July 25 to July 30th

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The Quickest, Easiest Way to Store Your Wealth Overseas

Since readers clamored that yesterday’s report on 3 Ways to Identify Your Own Private American Oasis didn’t protect them from domestic or foreign capital controls, like FATCA, we’ve graciously decided to rise to the challenge.

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The Next Phase of Gold Profits is About to Begin

U.S. Global Investors recently welcomed Doug Peta, an economist from BCA research, to our offices. He presented some interesting research regarding the Fed Funds Rate Cycle, and in turn, what that research could mean for gold. I wanted to share points from his presentation, as well as our own in-house research, to help you understand the positivity we see for the precious metal looking towards 2015.

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Market Report: Corrective Action

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A Graceful Way Around Obamacare Mandates

Although the mainstream media have turned its attention away from the wreckage of Obamacare, don’t think for a second that all is well.

As the politicos in D.C. focus their attention on the midterm elections in November, now is a great time to study, prepare, and seek out the most affordable, accessible, and highest quality options for you and your family.

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Major gold refinery has $113m less gold than in books

A serious discrepancy emerges at Rand Refinery, with Rand Refinery's customers agreeing to lend it money given an eye-popping accounting issue.



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First major contract award to take Venetia diamond mine underground

South Africa’s Murray & Roberts Cementation has been awarded the first contract towards building a new underground operation at Venetia, the country’s largest diamond mine which is currently an open pit.



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African Barrick Gold: Better as she goes!

African Barrick has achieved a seventh successive quarterly fall in AISC and has improved its guidance on both gold output and costs after another positive quarter’s financial and operating results.



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188 Stocks that Could Benefit from a Short Squeeze

Dull market boring you to death this summer?

Maybe it’s not the market. Maybe it’s you. There’s actually plenty of stock market action that could help you line your pockets right now…

You just have to know where to look.

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again — boredom is not an excuse to bet against the market. That’s the big mistake so many investors and traders are making this year. They see the S&P slowly churning near all-time highs and they dive headfirst into shorts.

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