The Daily Reckoning

Despite every effort by governments, the gap between rich and poor continues to grow. It is now the biggest it has ever been in history. All sorts of reasons for this have been proffered, but few, however, seem to realise that it is a simple, inevitable consequence of our system of money and credit. This video, a shorter version of which appears in the film The Four Horsemen (co-written by Dominic Frisby), explains…

The Daily Reckoning

It's hard to believe that more than ten years have gone by since we began writing The Daily Reckoning out of a Paris office back in July of 1999?

Since then, a lot has changed. We have seen the dot com boom and bust... a massive expansion of credit...real estate mania and meltdown?and epic highs and lows in the markets.

Nothing about the past ten years has been boring. And we have been there throughout, trying to help readers make some sense out of our global economy. And hopefully providing a few laughs along the way.

In short, we pen The Daily Reckoning each day -- for free -- to show you how to live well in uncertain times. We aim to make each article the most entertaining 15-minute read of your day.

Recent Articles

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Peter Schiff

Peter Schiff reports on the broken spell of confidence surrounding the dollar, and how it may also reverse the fortunes of other beaten down currencies...


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Bill Bonner explains why you can count on central banks to exaggerate the commodities cycle with more cheap credit...


How Historic Lows in Housing Will Set You Up for Incredible Gains

Greg Guenthner

First, we’re dealing with the tightest real estate market in a very long time. Homebuilders haven’t been building for the past decade. And the rental market? Crazy. Rents are sky-high and the rental market these days is tight as a snare drum. I reminded you back in June that the average rates for rental houses have risen by more than 13%.


Matt Insley: “If It’s Sunny, WE’RE Makin’ Money”

Matt Insley

George Soros, Steve Cohen, Israel Englander, Leon Cooperman, Michael Platt, Daniel Loeb, James Dinan, Stephen Mandel Jr., Larry Robbins and David Einhorn… That’s a list of billionaire fund managers that have a stake in the solar sector. Indeed, the solar sector is continuing to warm up with big money…