The Illusion of Prosperity: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap Oct. 20, 2023
The economy is strong. The American consumer is resilient. Everything is great. At least that’s the mainstream narrative. In this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap podcast, host Mike Maharrey explains why it’s all just an illusion of prosperity. Along the way, he covers the September retail sales data, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s speech this week, and the recent gold rally.
- The illusion of prosperity
- Retail sales surprise to the upside
- Increasing retail sales doesn’t necessarily mean what the mainstream says it means
- Gold rallies
- Jerome Powell channels his inner hawk
- Global debt shoots through the roof
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