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Idaho House of Representatives Votes to Remove Income Taxation from Metals

Idaho House of Representatives Votes to Remove Income Taxation from Metals
Idaho House of Representatives Votes Overwhelmingly to Remove Income Taxation from Precious Metals Boise, Idaho (March 14, 2017) – By an overwhelming 56-13 margin, the Idaho House of Representatives today voted to end all Idaho taxation on precious metals, e.g. gold and silver coins and bars. Bill sponsor Representative Mike Moyle (R) and the entire Republican caucus voted for the... Read More

Colon and Rectal Cancer Rising in Young People – Why?

Colon and Rectal Cancer Rising in Young People – Why?
The New York Times has reported a sharp rise in colorectal cancers in adults as young as their 20s and 30s. Citing a new study from the American Cancer Society that analyzed cancer incidence by birth year, they say that cancer rates have been increasing for every generation born since 1950. Oddly enough, they suggest that experts aren’t sure why.... Read More

Sound Money Is Rising at the State Level

Sound Money Is Rising at the State Level
Sound Money Is Rising at the State Level! Inflation is the most pernicious of taxes levied by our government. Officials systematically devalue the Federal Reserve Note “dollar,” then levy capital gains taxes on assets when their dollar price rises. The “gains” are largely illusory. Rising asset prices over time reflect the fact that the dollar buys less of everything. But... Read More

How to Avoid Overdraft Protection Fees at the Bank

How to Avoid Overdraft Protection Fees at the Bank
Something that has been in the news quite a bit lately, is the high dollar amount that banks are getting for overdraft fees that they charge their customers. People are evidently shocked about the amount they owe as a result of using these supposed services. So let’s cut through the nonsense and educate ourselves on what is really going on.... Read More

Idaho Bill Would End Taxation of Gold and Silver

Idaho Bill Would End Taxation of Gold and Silver
The Framers of our nation established that gold and silver are money, but federal taxing authorities in recent decades have required taxpayers to pay taxes on this form of money when its exchange for Federal Reserve Notes results in nominal capital “gains.” But that problem may soon be mitigated, at least in Idaho. A prominent Gem State state representative has... Read More

When Government Acts, Unintended Consequences Follow

When Government Acts, Unintended Consequences Follow
In 1850, French economist Frédéric Bastiat published an essay that is misunderstood, or more often, unread, titled, “That Which is Seen, and That Which is Not Seen.” Bastiat brilliantly introduced the idea of opportunity cost and, through the parable of the broken window, illustrated the destructive effects of unintended consequences. Unfortunately, because of misplaced belief in government benevolence, even the... Read More

How Sound Money Principles Can Bolster Your Personal Finances

How Sound Money Principles Can Bolster Your Personal Finances
Sound money principles can serve to help grow the economy and restrain government. The political class, however, doesn’t particularly want to restrain itself. Washington, D.C. is addicted to the easy money policies that have enabled $20 trillion in national debt accumulation and tens of trillions more in unfunded liabilities. Even with a new and unconventional GOP president who vows to... Read More

Natural Homemade Topical Antifungal and Antibacterial Salve

Natural Homemade Topical Antifungal and Antibacterial Salve
Are you suffering from a bacterial or fungal wound or blemish? Got bug bites or some other embarrassing skin condition? Then let me show you how to make a natural topical antifungal and antimicrobial remedy for your ailment. It’s simple, easy to make, and highly effective on all sorts of conditions. Call it a salve, lotion, ointment or cream; I... Read More

Pension Funds Need Gold before It’s Too Late

Pension Funds Need Gold before It’s Too Late
Tens of millions of Americans and their employers pour money into pension plans each month, counting those funds to grow and to be there when needed at retirement. But a time bomb awaits. The bulk of U.S. pension funds are dangerously underfunded, and the assets are often invested in securities that have bleak prospects for providing income that keeps up... Read More