Category Archive: 6a.) Gold Standard

Main Author Keith Weiner
Keith Weiner
Keith Weiner is president of the Gold Standard Institute USA in Phoenix, Arizona, and CEO of the precious metals fund manager Monetary Metals.

2022 Sound Money Scholarship Winners Announced

6 Outstanding Students Earn Almost $10,000 in Tuition Assistance Eagle, Idaho (December 6, 2022) – Six outstanding students beat out almost 100 of their high-school and college peers in making the best case for sound money through an international, gold-backed scholarship competition... ...and the winners walked away with a total of $9,500 in scholarship awards for their exceptional, thought-provoking essays.

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U.S. Dollar Index Has Called the Fed’s Bluff on Interest Rates

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell said in a statement that the Fed would "moderate" the pace of rate hikes. Investors interpreted that term as a sign that monetary policy is moving in a more dovish direction. Read the Full Transcript Here: https://www.moneymetals.com/podcasts/2022/12/02/us-dollar-index-has-called-the-feds-bluff-on-interest-rates-002636 Do you...

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Investors Aren’t Buying the Fed’s Hawkish Posturing

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube As warning signs for the economy mount, investors are cheering for more bad news. That's because they expect economic weakness will force the Federal Reserve to stop raising interest rates and eventually re-embrace loose monetary policy. Do you own precious metals you would rather not sell, but need access to cash? Get Started Here: https://www.moneymetals.com/gold-loan...

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Collapse of FTX Exchange Poses Warning of Much Broader Risks

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube Investors finally got some good news this week on the inflation front. Thursday's Consumer Price Index report showing price level increases moderating somewhat sent stocks, bonds, and precious metals all soaring. Read the Full Transcript Here: https://www.moneymetals.com/podcasts/2022/11/11/collapse-of-ftx-exchange-poses-warning-of-much-broader-risks-002624 Do you own...

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Fed Continues Tough Talk, but Gold & Silver Show Resilience

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube Precious metals investors remain cautious following the Federal Reserve’s latest jumbo rate hike. It’s the sixth straight hike by central bankers and brings the Fed funds rate up to 4%. That’s the highest it has been since 2008. Read the Full Transcript Here: https://www.moneymetals.com/podcasts/2022/11/04/fed-continues-tough-talk-but-gold-silver-show-resilience-002621...

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Biden Administration Argues Economy Is Bouncing Back

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube As investors weigh conflicting economic data and the prospects for a Fed pivot, precious metals markets are quietly basing out. Read the Full Transcript Here: https://www.moneymetals.com/podcasts/2022/10/28/biden-administration-argues-economy-is-bouncing-back-002617 Do you own precious metals you would rather not sell, but need access to cash? Get Started...

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Rep. Alex Mooney Advocates for Gold Standard Bill on Fox Business

Rep. Alex Mooney (R-WV) joined Fox Business in support of H.R. 9157, the Gold Standard Restoration Act.  “The Federal Reserve note has lost more than 30 percent of its purchasing power since 2000, and 97 percent of its purchasing power since 1913,” the Congressman from West Virginia told host Kennedy.

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How Sound Money Won the Battle of Yorktown—and Saved the American Revolution

Early this month, Congressman Alex Mooney of West Virginia introduced the Gold Standard Restoration Act (H.R. 9157). If enacted into law, it would require public disclosure of the federal government’s gold holdings and eventually define the dollar as a weight of gold.

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Rep. Alex Mooney Advocates for Gold Standard Bill on Fox Business

Rep. Alex Mooney Advocates for Gold Standard Bill on Fox Business

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New Banking Crisis Looms, Dangerous Enablers Rewarded

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube As new inflation data pushes the Fed toward continuing with rate hikes, precious metals markets are struggling to make headway. The so-called core CPI, which excludes food and energy, increased 6.6% from a year ago. That’s the highest core inflation reading since 1982. Read the full Transcript Here:...

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Globalists Warn Federal Reserve against Further Rate Hikes

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube Although it's been a choppy year overall for metals markets, they are showing some outperformance versus financial assets. 2022 is shaping up to be the worst year for a conventional stock and bond portfolio since the Great Depression. Read the Full Transcript Here:...

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Central Bank Incompetence Sparks Damaging Boom-Bust Cycles

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube The Federal Reserve note spiked again versus the euro and other troubled foreign currencies on Monday before pulling back sharply mid-week. Metals markets moved predictably in the opposite direction. Read the full Transcript Here: https://www.moneymetals.com/podcasts/2022/09/30/fed-resorts-to-brute-force-in-desperate-bid-to-regain-respect-002603 Do you own precious...

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“The Growth of Support Has Been Incredible”

We spoke with Jp Cortez at the 2022 StockPulse Silver Symposium discussing his Sound Money Defense League, remonetizing gold and silver, and eliminating barriers to purchase gold and silver.

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Economic Conditions, Market Action Worsen after Fed Rate Hike

Precious metals markets are trying to hang tough this week despite another large rate hike by the Federal Reserve… that was at least the line as of yesterday’s close.

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Fears Over Rising Food Costs, Stagnant Wages Slam Markets

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube Worse than expected inflation data has put a 75 basis-point rate increase firmly back on the table. Futures markets are now pricing in the possibility that the Federal Reserve will move by a full percentage point, though a three-quarters of a percent move is currently viewed as more likely. Do you own precious metals you would rather not sell, but need access to cash? Get...

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Russia to Open Global Gold Exchange; Western Sanctions Backfiring?

As Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell vows to keep fighting the high inflation he helped unleash, investors are also weighing evidence of a weakening jobs market. Gathering signs of a recession could cause the Fed to dial down future rate hikes.

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Fed Admits It CAN’T Tame Inflation, Promises More Economic Pain Anyway

Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell is talking tough and warning of more interest rate pain to come. At the same time, Fed officials are now admitting that their sized-up rate hikes won't even be sufficient to tame the price inflation they have helped create.

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Biden Pours Gasoline on the Inflation Bonfire

🔔 SUBSCRIBE TO MONEY METALS EXCHANGE ON YOUTUBE ➤ http://bit.ly/mmx-youtube As central bankers from around the world gather in Jackson Hole, investors are bracing for more rate hikes to come. The Federal Reserve is poised to hike again in September to try to cool inflation. Read the Full Transcript Here: https://www.moneymetals.com/podcasts/2022/08/26/biden-pours-gasoline-on-the-inflation-bonfire-002582 Do you own precious metals you would...

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Mixed Messaging from the Fed Causing Confusion in Markets

Precious metals markets are giving up ground this week as investors react to the latest musings from the Federal Reserve. Officials acknowledged some of the warning signs of a weakening economy.

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Biden Crows About the Latest 8.5 percent Annual Inflation Rate

Precious metals markets continued rallying this week. Investors weighed new inflation data showing price pressures in the economy are finally slowing. Wednesday’s Consumer Price Index report came in slightly lower than expected for a change. The CPI rose 8.5% on an annualized basis in July. Normally such a reading would be nothing to cheer about. But the fact that the inflation rate finally came down a tad after months and months of relentless...

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