Monthly Archives: July 2018

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Trump Is Serious About A Global Trade War

By |2018-07-15T04:22:29+00:00July 15th, 2018|Blog|

by John Stepek of Money Week If you hadn't realised by now, Donald Trump is serious The copper price is sliding. Chinese stocks are sliding. Oil tanked by 7% at one point yesterday. It does all rather suggest that maybe investors are really starting to worry about the burgeoning global trade war, and its impact [...]

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Weekend Round-Up: The Palm Trees In L.A., The Car Of The Future, And The Very Last Blockbuster Video

By |2018-07-14T22:11:14+00:00July 14th, 2018|Blog|

Each week our editors gather their favorite finds from around the internet and recommend them to you right here. These are not articles about watches, but rather outstanding examples of journalism and storytelling covering topics from fashion and art to technology and travel. So go ahead, pour yourself a cup of coffee, put your feet [...]

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Trump Is Serious About A Global Trade War

By |2018-07-14T22:10:30+00:00July 14th, 2018|Blog|

by John Stepek of Money Week If you hadn't realised by now, Donald Trump is serious The copper price is sliding. Chinese stocks are sliding. Oil tanked by 7% at one point yesterday. It does all rather suggest that maybe investors are really starting to worry about the burgeoning global trade war, and its impact [...]

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Trump Is Serious About A Global Trade War

By |2018-07-14T04:24:40+00:00July 14th, 2018|Blog|

by John Stepek of Money Week If you hadn't realised by now, Donald Trump is serious The copper price is sliding. Chinese stocks are sliding. Oil tanked by 7% at one point yesterday. It does all rather suggest that maybe investors are really starting to worry about the burgeoning global trade war, and its impact [...]

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Trump Is Serious About A Global Trade War

By |2018-07-13T22:21:21+00:00July 13th, 2018|Blog|

by John Stepek of Money Week If you hadn't realised by now, Donald Trump is serious The copper price is sliding. Chinese stocks are sliding. Oil tanked by 7% at one point yesterday. It does all rather suggest that maybe investors are really starting to worry about the burgeoning global trade war, and its impact [...]

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Breaking News: The Grand Prix d’Horlogerie De Genève Announces Candidate Watches For 2018

By |2018-07-13T22:19:20+00:00July 13th, 2018|Blog|

The Grand Prix d'Horlogerie De Genève has announced the candidate watches for the 2018 edition of the Grand Prix. In addition to an expansion of participating jury members from 28 to 31 individuals (the jury is an eclectic mix and includes watchmakers, specialist horological journalists, retailers, collectors and more) the prize categories have been expanded [...]

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Aftermarket Mint Set Envelopes: Good or Bad for Uncirculated Set Collectors?

By |2018-07-13T22:19:06+00:00July 13th, 2018|Blog|

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, Editor   I love collecting mint sets. Like many other hobbyists, I built a complete run of uncirculated sets ranging from 1959 through the present. In building this large collection of uncirculated sets, I've gained some knowledge on the variety of mint set packaging formats over the years. Maybe my interests in [...]

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Ponzi Economy Will Lead To Next Crisis

By |2018-07-13T04:17:19+00:00July 13th, 2018|Blog|

Hallmark of an Economic Ponzi Scheme by John Hussman of Hussman Funds Consider two economic systems. In one, consumers work for employers to produce products and services. The employees are paid wages and salaries, and business owners earn profits. They use much of that income to purchase the goods and services produced by the economy. [...]

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Ponzi Economy Will Lead To Next Crisis

By |2018-07-12T22:11:13+00:00July 12th, 2018|Blog|

Hallmark of an Economic Ponzi Scheme by John Hussman of Hussman Funds Consider two economic systems. In one, consumers work for employers to produce products and services. The employees are paid wages and salaries, and business owners earn profits. They use much of that income to purchase the goods and services produced by the economy. [...]

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Talking Watches: With Don McLean

By |2018-07-12T22:10:51+00:00July 12th, 2018|Blog|

If you've never caught yourself singing along to "American Pie" by the legendary Don McLean, then you're doing it all wrong. If you are unfamiliar with the American ballad, stop what you're doing, Google it right away, and take a listen. McLean wrote the iconic song back in 1971 and it spent nearly two months [...]

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When Junk Silver Coins Aren’t Really “Junk”: Cherrypicking Varieties, Errors & More

By |2018-07-12T22:10:41+00:00July 12th, 2018|Blog|

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, Editor   Junk silver is a term that has irritated me for years. OK, I get it - common-date circulated 90% silver coins, subpar 40% silver coins, and worn-out 35% silver Jefferson nickels are proverbially a dime a dozen. Many dealers buy and sell junk silver coins by the shovelful and don't [...]

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World Cup Is 200 Ounces Of Gold Worth $186,000 – 30% Less Than Harry Kane’s Weekly Wage

By |2018-07-12T04:16:15+00:00July 12th, 2018|Blog|

– World Cup weighs nearly 200 ounces (6.17 kilos) and is 18 Karat or 75% pure gold – World Cup's value is just £140,000 at today's depressed prices – 30% less than England's Harry Kane's weekly wage of £200,000 – World Cup fever takes over England ahead of semi final tonight – World Cup's true [...]

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