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The Goldman Sachs – DOJ Settlement on RMBS

  On Apr 11, 2016, the Department of Justice announced a Settlement Agreement with Goldman Sachs concerning the issuance and sale of Residential Mortgage Backed...

100 Kilogram Canadian Gold Coin, Worth $4.5 million, Stolen from German Museum

New York Times You could never palm it, flip it or plunk it into a vending machine. But apparently it can be pinched: The world’s...

How to Deport 11 Million Illegals…and Make Mexico Pay for It

Actually, this will be very simple to implement and to uphold.  In fact, it's embarrassing that not one single pundit on television or radio...

The Retail Crash is Causing the Next Great Surge of Job Losses

The last thing America needs is another giant unemployment spike.

The Financial CHOICE Act – Amending Dodd Frank

Creating Hope and Opportunity for Investors, Consumers and Entrepreneurs  In July 2010, the Dodd Frank Act was passed in response to the Housing and Financial...

The 2017 Housing Crash Headwinds- It is a’coming!

As most are aware, I am strongly pessimistic about the Housing Industry going into 2017. In fact, I have said time and again that...

McDonald’s Most Popular Menu Items Of All Time: Filet-O-Fish Sales To Skyrocket In March Because of Lent

International Business Times The Filet-O-Fish was the most popular item on the McDonald's menu each March because of the Christian holiday period of Lent, the...

Gold and You, Part Four – “Stores of Value”

Time to close out the discussion about gold with a specific discussion about how it may function as a means of wealth preservation, what...

Demonetization NIGHTMARE: Now Venezuela Starts Pulling Cash Out of Circulation!

Zero Hedge Having observed the economic chaos to emerge as a result of India's shocking Nov. 8 demonetization announcement, and perhaps confident it can do...

The European crisis is one of a lack of motherhood

DISCLAIMER(HotGas Editor): Hot Gas Media, LLC does not necessarily endorse the opinions expressed in any reader guest post.  Accepting any submission for publication should...

St. Martin Inhabitants Try to Pick Up the Pieces After Irma

St. Martin was one of the worst-impacted Caribbean countries when Hurricane Irma blew through. The island's residents are now trying to pick up the...

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Program After Major Accident

Wall Street Journal Uber Technologies Inc. said on Saturday it is suspending testing of its autonomous vehicles after one of the autos was involved in...

How to destroy a world class social network in 3 easy steps

Facebook is terrible, does this surprise anyone?

Brazil’s Meat Nightmare: Meat Exports Have Plunged by 99.9%!

Bloomberg The so-called Weak Flesh probe launched Friday by Brazilian police into the alleged bribing of federal inspection agents to clear the sale and export...

US Black Friday Sales PLUNGE

Yahoo! News Sales and traffic at U.S. brick-and-mortar stores on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday declined from last year, as stores offered discounts well beyond...

Samsung Spending Billions to Supply OLED Screens to… Apple?

BGR A new report from South Korean news site The Investor says Samsung Display is going forward with its plans to expand its OLED production....

Illinois Bonds Are Effectively Trading at “Junk” Status

Time for Illinois to take its tough medicine.

Target now paying for wading into the “transgender bathroom” struggle

A few days ago, Target's CEO went on TV to defend their transgender bathroom policy: The CEO of retail giant Target is zig-zagging between the...