With Amazon minting currency, Fed at risk
But today’s world, dominated by paper currencies controlled by central banks, operates very differently. The money we use has no intrinsic value — so bad money could be driven out by the good. This month, Amazon launched its own coins — a virtual ...
Five Big Lies About Gold And Silver
If the US dollar is supposedly a safe asset ... and to Japanese stocks in 1989. It happened to gold and silver in 1979 to 1980. In that boom, gold tripled in price over seven months, then experienced a 45% drop in the two months after the peak.