Your Bugged Cell Phone

Written by Gary North on December 27, 2011

A controversy has surfaced. The head of a manufacturing company says that the FBI has been asking his firm for information about the secret monitoring technology that the firm has installed on over 140 million cell phones. Wait a minute! It has installed what? That the FBI is interested should come as no surprise. I […]

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Gold in Retirement Accounts: A Bad Idea

Written by Gary North on December 14, 2011

The likelihood of direct gold confiscation is low, says this bullion coin dealer. But that is not the only threat. There is a threat of an emergency decree controlling access to government-approved retirement assets. Firs, on direct confiscation. Last week I discussed how some coin marketers are trying to scare customers into purchasing more profitable […]

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Super-Snooping: Your Revised 2012 Credit Report

Written by Gary North on December 12, 2011

Well, it had to happen. Your credit report provides a number to tell lenders how good a risk you are. Staring in spring, it’s going to tell lenders a lot more than one number. It’s going to tell him all of your numbers. Last week, a company called CoreLogic introduced a new type of credit […]

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