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-https://finance.yahoo.com/news/dont-settle-workers-market-newest-110000824.html   Uh, wut? "It’s been more than a year since the American workplace turned upside down, with employees quitting en masse in search of more fulfilling jobs and flexible work arrangements. But with inflation barely cooling — and fears of a recession in the new year — stragglers...

Image created by me on Canva. You mean to tell me that the ultra-super-wealthy fat cats hoarded money? Wow. What a giant surprise! -https://www.cnbc.com/2023/01/16/richest-1percent-amassed-almost-two-thirds-of-new-wealth-created-since-2020-oxfam.html It seems that it's not only an issue of the rich getting richer, but the super extremely wealthy continuing to amass insane amounts of...

[buzzsprout episode='12031473' player='true'] There's an old movie On Borrowed Time  in which Sir Cedric Hardwicke plays Mr. Brink, a reference to the brink of death. It seems more than one economy finds itself on the brink these days. How many are truly on borrowed time? Key topics: ✔️ People...

-https://www.yahoo.com/now/careful-false-dawns-former-treasury-202422603.html Is anything real in these markets anymore? Is there any way we won't see a bad scenario play out post-omnibubble? "Billionaire real estate tycoon and neighbor of former President Donald Trump, Jeff Greene got rich off the housing bubble collapse that sparked the 2008 financial crisis....

[buzzsprout episode='12010750' player='true'] Key topics: ✔️ ICYMI news, 1/9 - 1/13. ✔️ More companies going from the carrot to the stick on RTO. ✔️The WEF will have its annual meeting next week, so I'm sure they'll come up with great solutions and truly help all of us peons. ✔️Jaime Dimon...

  Carrot meet stick. Stick meet carrot. -https://fortune.com/2023/01/12/starbucks-office-mandate-ceo-howard-schultz-three-days-a-week/ Y'all didn't listen when it was a request (the carrot) so now it's a mandate (the stick). Lord Elon set the stage for this last summer and it does not surprise me in the slightest to see this kind of behavior. "Throughout...

[buzzsprout episode='12016015' player='true'] Key topics: ✔️ Part 1 can be found here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/1125110/11959824 ✔️ Stimmy checks. ✔️"Discouraged workers" not counted in the unemployment numbers. ✔️Remember H1N1? ✔️The Fed will handle it all. Just sit back and don't ask questions. Links I mention: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/stimulus-bill-turns-5-years-old-still https://www.thebalancemoney.com/discouraged-workers-definition-causes-and-effects-3305514 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2009_swine_flu_pandemic https://www.cnbc.com/2023/01/10/powell-stresses-need-for-feds-political-independence-while-tackling-inflation.html https://nader.org/1975/09/16/fed-needs-auditing/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Bernanke Need more? Email me: https://causeyconsultingllc.com/contact-causey/   Transcription by Otter.ai.  Please forgive any typos!   Welcome to the...

Image by me on Canva.   A tale as old as time. The rich get richer, the poor get poorer, and the folks in the middle get the squeeze. -https://fortune.com/2023/01/10/new-jpmorgan-infatuation-job-annual-restaurant-budget-30000-salary-up-to-130000/   -https://www.cnbc.com/2023/01/09/rolls-royce-2022-sales-soar-ceo-says-no-slowdown-in-spending-by-the-rich.html   Wow. So in the midst of Wall Street and Big Tech layoffs, you can get a six-figure job with a...

Image by me on Canva. I always say: if someone has a vested interest in parting you from your money, you'd be wise to factor that into your decision making. Whether it's a realtor or broker still trying to hang on to the FOMO/YOLO delusions of...

[buzzsprout episode='12002167' player='true'] The IMF and the World Bank, both of which are functions of the UN, are telling you what's on the horizon. So are the fat cats and corporate raiders. But hey - I'm sure that two-bit realtor still trying to convince you to buy...