Blog/Pension Crisis

State-Run Funds v Private – Why Politicians Cannot be Trusted with Investments/Pensions

QUESTION: Dear Mr. Armstrong: Many times you were warning about CalPERS. What is your scope on 401k via employers, RothIRA, Simple IRA, and SEP that investing in [...]

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CalPERS on the Brink of Insolvency

  The largest public pension fund in the United States is the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) for civil servants. California is in a [...]

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Collapse of Socialism – End of Pensions

  I have been warning that we are in the midst of (1) collapse in democracy as the bureaucracy attempts to ensure they get their’s, (2) the collapse of [...]

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The Pension Ponzi Scheme is Coming to an End

  Inevitably, all things must come to an end.  Our entire problem with government is we have ZERO accountability and ZERO qualification standards to even run [...]

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Illinois Supreme Court Rules Against Pensions

The Illinois Supreme Court has used STRICT CONSTRUCTION to defend the State against State Employee pensions that have been bankrupting the State. Previously, back [...]

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Will Spain be the First to Default on Pensions?

The Pension Crisis is brewing rapidly and we will begin to see this make headlines much more so around the world. There is hardly a country not in trouble (Norway [...]

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The Most Befuddling Investment Decision is Currency FIRST!

QUESTION: Mr. Armstrong; I want to thank you for a spectacular WEC. I was amazed at how many pension funds were there. They were some of the biggest and we hear [...]

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The Coming Pension Rehabilitation Administration

  Remember the S&L Crisis, well welcome to the Pension Crisis. It is becoming well known behind the curtain that we have a global pension crisis. I first [...]

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Italy’s Solution for Unemployment = Pension Crisis

The high taxation in Europe has crippled the economy. Those in power have not yet figured out that 70% of employment is created by the small business owner who they [...]

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The BREXIT Bill to Leaves is All About Pensions for EU Politicians

Why is the bill so high from the EU to Britain to exit the EU?  It’s the Pensions. The EU pensions for government employees is rising dramatically. This is [...]

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