Fed Shift

Gold ended the week up $11.10 per ounce, closing at $1,313.40. This was its third consecutive weekly gain and its best week in nearly two months. On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged, and stated they saw nothing on the horizon causing a...
Lessons of an “unsuccessful” wall

Lessons of an “unsuccessful” wall

I was reading some history this weekend focused on the Second World War. It contradicted a long-held belief. I’d always heard that the Maginot Line was a colossal failure. The Maginot Line was built by the French from 1929 to the end of the 1930s at a cost of 3.3...