The Fed Can’t Save Us –John Rubino

By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  Financial writer and book author John Rubino is worried about record debt at every level of the economy. Rubino says, “The next recession is overdue because this is the longest expansion on record. . . . We loaded up car buyers with sub-prime loans. Students now have $1.5 trillion of student … Read moreThe Fed Can’t Save Us –John Rubino

Viewpoint: Employers Should Challenge Increase of H-1B Denials

Federal officials are denying H-1B visas at an alarming rate; denial rates for new H-1B filings have risen from 6 percent in fiscal year (FY) 2015 to 32 percent in the first quarter of FY 2019. One option available to employers is to file an appeal with the Administrative Appeals Office. Please follow and like … Read moreViewpoint: Employers Should Challenge Increase of H-1B Denials

Deputy Attorney General Jeff Rosen Issues Memo to U.S. Attorneys on the Applicability of the Wire Act to Non-Sports Gambling

In the June 12, 2019 memorandum to all U.S. Attorneys, Assistant Attorneys General, and the FBI, the Deputy Attorney General extended at least until the end of the calendar year the grace period on implementing the Office of Legal Counsel’s (OLC) 2018 opinion finding that all but one of the prohibitions of the Wire Act, … Read moreDeputy Attorney General Jeff Rosen Issues Memo to U.S. Attorneys on the Applicability of the Wire Act to Non-Sports Gambling

Former Mississippi Corrections Officer Charged with Beating Inmate

A federal grand jury indicted Sharalyn McClain, 28, a former Mississippi Department of Corrections officer, for using excessive force against an inmate at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility. The indictment charges McClain with a felony civil rights offense for her role in the assault of the inmate, and for aiding and abetting others in committing … Read moreFormer Mississippi Corrections Officer Charged with Beating Inmate

Exercise Equipment Inventor Sentenced to Prison for Failing to File Income Tax Returns and Health Care Benefits Fraud

A Cheyenne, Wyoming, resident, who created exercise equipment, was sentenced to prison today, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney Mark A. Klaassen for the District of Wyoming. U.S. Magistrate Judge Kelly H. Rankin sentenced Douglas Brendle to 18 months in prison on two … Read moreExercise Equipment Inventor Sentenced to Prison for Failing to File Income Tax Returns and Health Care Benefits Fraud

Louisiana Man Charged with Federal Hate Crimes for Setting Fire to Three St. Landry Parish Churches

Holden James Matthews, 21, of Opelousas, Louisiana, was charged by a federal grand jury in an indictment unsealed today for setting fire to and destroying three churches in St. Landry Parish, announced Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband for the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division and United States Attorney David C. Joseph for the Western … Read moreLouisiana Man Charged with Federal Hate Crimes for Setting Fire to Three St. Landry Parish Churches

Participants in Hospital Development Project Resolve Alleged Liability for Improperly Obtaining Government-Insured Loan

Pacific Medical Buildings LLC (PMB), PMB Lakeway LLC, RD Development Partners LLC, Lakeway Management LLC, J&L Rush Family Partnership LP, Jeff Rush, and Brad Daniel have agreed to pay the United States $1.1 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by improperly helping to obtain a loan insured by the Federal … Read moreParticipants in Hospital Development Project Resolve Alleged Liability for Improperly Obtaining Government-Insured Loan

APRA Waters Down ADI Capital Framework

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has released its response to the first round of consultation on proposed changes to the capital framework for authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs). The package of proposed changes, first released in February last year, flows from the finalised Basel III reforms, as well as the Financial System Inquiry recommendation for … Read moreAPRA Waters Down ADI Capital Framework

APRA Waters Down ADI Capital Framework

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has released its response to the first round of consultation on proposed changes to the capital framework for authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs). The package of proposed changes, first released in February last year, flows from the finalised Basel III reforms, as well as the Financial System Inquiry recommendation for … Read moreAPRA Waters Down ADI Capital Framework

Passenger vehicle sales decline most in 18 yrs

Sales of cars and SUVs crashed the most in a month in 18 years as the slowdown in the economy and factors such as job losses and tight liquidity kept buyers out of the market. This is the seventh straight month of decline for passenger vehicles. The industry is saddled with heavy inventory, despite offering … Read morePassenger vehicle sales decline most in 18 yrs

The Self-Destructive Trajectory of Overly Successful Empires

It’s difficult not to see signs of this same trajectory in the U.S. since the fall of the Soviet Empire in 1990. A recent comment by my friend and colleague Davefairtex on the Roman Empire’s self-destructive civil wars that precipitated the Western Empire’s decline and fall made me rethink what I’ve learned about the Roman … Read moreThe Self-Destructive Trajectory of Overly Successful Empires

UBS Does Major Deal With Japanese Banking Giant

The Swiss bank has revealed plans to launch a comprehensive strategic wealth management partnership in Japan, via InvestorDaily. UBS and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (SuMi Trust Holdings) have agreed to establish a joint venture, 51 percent owned by UBS, that will offer products, investment advice and services beyond what either UBS Global Wealth Management or SuMi … Read moreUBS Does Major Deal With Japanese Banking Giant

UBS Does Major Deal With Japanese Banking Giant

The Swiss bank has revealed plans to launch a comprehensive strategic wealth management partnership in Japan, via InvestorDaily. UBS and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (SuMi Trust Holdings) have agreed to establish a joint venture, 51 percent owned by UBS, that will offer products, investment advice and services beyond what either UBS Global Wealth Management or SuMi … Read moreUBS Does Major Deal With Japanese Banking Giant

WATCH: Indian-American motorist is target of racist rant

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, June 11, 2019: An Indian-American driver was at the receiving end of a racist rant by a Caucasian male in Auburn Washington on May 24. Sahil Saini, a resident of Kent, WA, posted the cellphone video on Twitter. The clip shows a man driving a BMW hurling verbal abuses, … Read moreWATCH: Indian-American motorist is target of racist rant

More Are Retiring With High Mortgage Debts

From The Conversation. The number of mature age Australians carrying mortgage debt into retirement is soaring. And on average each mature age Australian with a mortgage debt owes much more relative to their income than 25 years ago. Microdata from the Bureau of Statistics survey of income and housing shows an increase in the proportion … Read moreMore Are Retiring With High Mortgage Debts

More Are Retiring With High Mortgage Debts

From The Conversation. The number of mature age Australians carrying mortgage debt into retirement is soaring. And on average each mature age Australian with a mortgage debt owes much more relative to their income than 25 years ago. Microdata from the Bureau of Statistics survey of income and housing shows an increase in the proportion … Read moreMore Are Retiring With High Mortgage Debts

Special Solari Report: Scared to Debt – the Student Loan Entrapment with Mike Camoin

Interview Audios Listen to the Interview MP3 audio file Download the Interview MP3 audio file “I find it challenging to invest in an economy in which so many powerful people are financially dependent upon human failure. Worst among them are those who are financially vested in the failure of our young people, for that is … Read moreSpecial Solari Report: Scared to Debt – the Student Loan Entrapment with Mike Camoin

The Real Game of Missing Money Volume I : Forwarding Letter Templates

By Catherine Austin Fitts Some of our subscribers have suggested that they would like to mail copies of the “2018 Annual Wrap Up – The Real Game of Missing Money, Volume I, to their financial professionals, their Senate and Congressional representatives and/or their state and local officials. Accordingly, we have provided bulk discounts at the … Read moreThe Real Game of Missing Money Volume I : Forwarding Letter Templates

Trump again takes aim at India’s tariffs on Harley Davidson mobikes

New York, June 11 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has again taken aim at India’s tariffs on Harley Davidson motorcycles ahead of his meeting with his “very good friend” Prime Minister Narendra Modi and asserted that they were working on reducing them. The 50 per cent duty on Harley Davidson bikes imported into India is “unacceptable”, … Read moreTrump again takes aim at India’s tariffs on Harley Davidson mobikes