The economy continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing government restrictions. But newly released Labor Department data show that the recovery isn’t equal across all 50 states and Washington, DC. Some parts of the US have almost or entirely returned to pre-pandemic unemployment rates—while others remain strangled in stagnation. Here are the 10 states with … [Read more...] about The 10 States Leading the Economic Recovery All Have One Thing in Common (And So Do the Worst Ones!)
Have you noticed that it is a lot harder to get certain things these days? Just recently, someone in my local area was surprised when her appointment to get the windshield on her vehicle fixed was canceled because it wasn’t possible to get a replacement windshield. This was a windshield for a very common vehicle, and normally that wouldn’t be a problem at all. But these are … [Read more...] about The Shortages Are Going To Get Worse Later This Year As Global Supply Chains Increasingly Falter
In September of 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that they would implement an eviction moratorium that would last through the end of the year. It is now almost a full year since the start of this “temporary” program, and it has recently been renewed, scheduled to expire at the start of October. After making the decision, the CDC wrote, “The … [Read more...] about Here’s Why the Eviction Moratorium Is Likely To Create More Homelessness
Former President Donald Trump’s 25 percent tariff on imported steel was intended to protect the U.S. steel industry. But the tariff, which Trump implemented in 2018 and President Joe Biden has kept, has instead crippled American steel consumers by creating shortages and increasing prices. The price of steel has risen 215 percent since March 2020. This has destroyed American … [Read more...] about Trump’s Steel Tariffs Still Harming Producers and Consumers
It is the beginning of August, and a day of reckoning has finally arrived for renters all over the nation. Since last September, a moratorium that was issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been protecting millions of renters that have been unable or unwilling to make their monthly rent payments. But now that moratorium is officially over, and all of … [Read more...] about August Will Be A Real Turning Point – Welcome To The Biggest Eviction Horror Show In U.S. History
Throughout the first half of 2021, there was a tremendous amount of optimism about the U.S. economy. Many believed that the pandemic would soon be behind us and that a new era of great prosperity would soon be upon us. But now the optimism that we witnessed is fading as Americans become increasingly concerned about inflation, shortages and rising debt levels. Our leaders … [Read more...] about Let’s Compare The U.S. Economy Before The Pandemic To The U.S. Economy Today
After decades of living in a relatively low inflation environment, it is hard for most Americans to believe that things have gotten so bad so quickly. In fact, even though I write about this stuff almost every day, it is hard for me to believe it. We are watching prices spiral out of control all over the nation, and we know precisely who is to blame. During the pandemic, our … [Read more...] about Inflation Shock: Are You Ready To Start Paying “$40 Or $50” For A Hamburger?
At a time when food prices are already rising aggressively, agricultural production in the United States is being absolutely devastated by a drought that many are calling “the worst” in American history. Once again this week, the latest U.S. Drought Monitor map has extremely bad news for us. In all the years that I have been writing, we have never experienced anything like we … [Read more...] about The Apocalyptic Drought In The Western U.S. Is Causing Widespread Crop Failures On A Massive Scale
Over the past decades, world ocean trade has expanded almost exponentially as major manufacturing outsourcing from USA and European corporations has blossomed under the advent of economic globalization. The result has been that Asia, most especially China, has become the essential manufacturing source for everything from iPhones to antibiotics and everything in-between. The … [Read more...] about Global Shipping Crisis Far Worse Than Imagined
Even some of our brightest scientific minds are projecting that there is absolutely no positive future for our civilization if we stay on our current course. Perhaps one of the reasons why our society has become so obsessed with short-term results is because most of us can’t bear to think about the long-term consequences of our actions. I have a website that focuses on … [Read more...] about They Warned Us That There Would Be A Collapse Of Civilization In Our Generation, And They Were Right
How does it feel to live in a country with double-digit inflation? On Tuesday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics told us that the consumer price index has risen 5.4 percent over the past 12 months, and such a high number shocked a lot of people. But in order to make a fair comparison to the past, we have to account for the fact that the way inflation is calculated has been … [Read more...] about This Is The Worst Inflation Since The 1970s, And The Stage Is Being Set For The Total Collapse Of The U.S. Economy
There are more job openings in the United States than ever before, but the vast majority of the available “jobs” pay so little that most Americans don’t want them. If working extremely long hours for some employer is not even going to lift you out of poverty, then you are probably better off taking whatever government assistance that you can get until a decent paying job … [Read more...] about Millions Of Low Paying “Jobs” Are Available, But Most Americans Can’t Afford To Take Them
They would like us to believe that what we can see happening right in front of our eyes is not actually real. Over the past year, our politicians in Washington have gone on the largest spending binge in U.S. history by a very wide margin, and the Federal Reserve has created the most enormous financial bubble of all time by pumping trillions upon trillions of fresh dollars into … [Read more...] about They Are Gaslighting Us! Nightmarish Inflation Is Already Here But The Fed Is Denying That It Even Exists
For a moment, I would like you to take an imaginary tour of a major U.S. city with me, and I would like for you to try to guess which city I am talking about. As you stroll along the sidewalks in the heart of this city, it seems like tents have been erected everywhere. Homelessness is completely and utterly out of control in this particular city, and even though city … [Read more...] about Many U.S. Cities Are Already Starting To Resemble Post-Apocalyptic Cesspools As America’s Collapse Accelerates
Why have thousands upon thousands of very wealthy people suddenly felt an overwhelming urge to buy a home in Montana? At this moment, Montana is one of the hottest real estate markets in the entire country. When a desirable house is put on the market, it can often spark a wild bidding war. Of course the vast majority of the potential buyers involved in these bidding wars do … [Read more...] about Why Are Hordes Of Wealthy People Hitting The Escape Button And Heading To Montana?
In my entire lifetime, this is the worst that drought conditions have ever been in the western half of the country. During the past 20 years, the amount of territory in the West considered to be suffering from exceptional drought has never gone higher than 11 percent until now. Today, that number is sitting at 27 percent. The term “mega-drought” is being thrown around a lot … [Read more...] about Ranchers Sell Off Cattle And Farmers Idle Hundreds Of Thousands Of Acres As America’s Drought Emergency Escalates
The pace at which conditions are changing is catching a lot of people off guard. Here in the United States, we have been in a low inflation environment for most of the past four decades, and so many Americans don’t even have a frame of reference for what a highly inflationary environment looks like. But now we are facing an inflation crisis that is unlike anything that we … [Read more...] about 5 Signs That America’s Raging Inflation Crisis Is Accelerating
(Natural News) A Chamber of Commerce report released Tuesday, June 1, warned that a recent labor shortage plaguing businesses nationwide is worsening. The Chamber’s report described the situation as a “national economic crisis.” According to the report, the United States had a record 8.1 million vacant job openings in March – the last month where data was available. It was … [Read more...] about Chamber of Commerce: Labor shortage plaguing businesses nationwide is worsening
According to an article released in 2014, Biometric ATMs are self-service automated teller machines (ATMs), or cash machines, that use a biometric measure to identify customers and allow them to withdraw cash. There are currently more than 80,000 biometrics-enabled ATMs in Japan and more than 15 million customers using them. Similar programs have been launched in China, Brazil … [Read more...] about Biometric ATM: More Cybersecurity or Privacy Invasion?
Many of the imbalances that are contributing to the nightmarish shortages that we are currently witnessing are not going to be solved any time soon. Ever since I started The Economic Collapse Blog, I have been warning that outsourcing the production of just about everything and running massive trade deficits year after year would eventually have very serious consequences down … [Read more...] about Outsourcing The Production Of Virtually Everything Has Brought Us To The Brink Of A Nightmare Scenario For The U.S. Economy
Never put anything in an email that you do not want the entire world to see. Unfortunately, Dr. Tony Fauci is learning that lesson the hard way. Throughout the course of this pandemic, the mainstream media has been heralding Fauci as a voice of reason that we should trust without hesitation. He came to be regarded as the ultimate authority on all questions related to COVID, … [Read more...] about As Trust In The Government Erodes, Many Americans Are Discovering That It Is TOO LATE To Fully Implement Their Backup Plans
If there are things that you need to stock up on, you should do it right away. For weeks, I have been writing articles about the rampant inflation that we are witnessing right now. We haven’t seen anything like this since the Jimmy Carter era of the 1970s, and many are warning that it is going to get even worse in the months ahead. So that means that prices are never going … [Read more...] about Go To The Stores And Stock Up Now Because Things Are About To Get Really Crazy
Signs of impending economic doom continue to grow all around us. For years, highly respected experts have been warning about the steady destruction of our standard of living and the death of the U.S. dollar. Perhaps you didn’t listen to those voices at first, and that is understandable. Most Americans have their hands full making a living and taking care of their families. … [Read more...] about Warnings Of A Dramatic Inflationary Collapse Just Keep Getting Louder
Is the party almost over? Volatility has returned to Wall Street in a major way, and certain investors are getting absolutely crushed. On Wednesday, a trillion dollars in paper wealth had been wiped out during the trading session at one point, but those losses were later pared back as cryptocurrencies rallied. On social media, there has been a lot of … [Read more...] about You Might Want To Check On Your “Investments”, Because The Financial Markets Are Starting To Go Haywire
Anytime now this excessive debt system masquerading as a financial system can be brought down. The weaknesses in this system have been evident to many of us for some time. The level of manipulation is excessive. The stock market, precious metals, etc. are MANIPULATED and when the manipulation is “discovered”, no one goes to jail & no significant action or reform or real … [Read more...] about 33 Years Today Since Black Monday; Financial System Will Be Broken To Bring in Economic Chaos to Make People Beg For the PLANNED Global Reset & Cross-Border Digital Currencies
The 40-minute message shown below warns of the possibility of a collapse in global financial markets over the next five months that finally reaches the bottom by Passover 2021. This warning is based on prophetic insights received by myself and others, including a dream received on August 10, 2020, by Pastor Dana Coverstone in which he saw a big billboard that stated, 'Passover … [Read more...] about Podcast: Prophetic warning of a possible global financial collapse by Passover 2021
This 99-minute message presents many prophetic confirmations showing a six-month series of events is right in front of us which I believe will forever change the world as we know it due to a major shifting and a global financial collapse. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BkxIr6LGaGE Click any of these links to listen to this message: YouTube.com … [Read more...] about Podcast: Warning, Severe Six-Month Wake Up Call Coming Soon
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MODobm9mWIk … [Read more...] about Why American farmers are throwing out tons of milk
In the 46-minute video shown below, Greg Hunter interviewed economist and cycles analyst Martin Armstrong on April 21. At about the 38-minute mark, Martin discusses the poor condition of European banks and says, "Honestly, there's probably not many of them that will survive the next 30 to 60 days." When asked if he is forecasting another banking crisis, he replied, "It's … [Read more...] about Martin Armstrong: “There’s probably not many of them that will survive the next 30 to 60 days.”
In January 2015, Z3er Michael Perritte received the following dream. In the dream, I was in a classroom. It was as if I was there for career day. I had my hardhat on from the oil field. I was speaking to the class telling them about my work in the oil field. Then I took my hardhat off and placed it on a shelf to my left. As soon as I did that a force threw it down to the … [Read more...] about Prophetic dream reveals drop in oil prior to crash in Germany
Not too long ago while puttering around the house, I heard in the Spirit, ‘Hyperinflation is on its way’. At first, it seems only right that the government would step-in and assist its most vulnerable population during this unprecedented economic shut down. But there will be a price to pay tomorrow for what many are getting free today. Milton Freidman a renown American … [Read more...] about Hyperinflation is on the way to America
In the 52-minute video shown below, the late David Wilkerson shares a prophetic vision he received in April, 1973, warning of the following five terrible calamities coming to America and the world. Worldwide economic recession that will effect the lifestyle of every wage earner in the world. He said, "It's going to start in Germany, spread to Japan, and finally to the … [Read more...] about David Wilkerson’s 1973 vision of five terrible calamities
Z3er James Jansen shared the following dream, which he received on August 5, 2012, as shared in a previous post on October 7, 2013. About 10 minutes after I woke up the morning of 8/15/2012, the recollection of a brief dream came back to me. In the dream I was standing before an old TV set and on it were the words “World Collapse” with the numbers 117 at the bottom of the … [Read more...] about James Jansen: “World Collapse… 117.”
I shared the following dream on Z3 on 1st December 2019: “Yesterday, I had a dream of the US and AUS markets and financial groups/leaders in fear/panic that they were anxiously awaiting a massive drop in the markets. It was like they had done all they could to avert it and were trying to make it appear as if business was normal but they were very worried of a coming major … [Read more...] about Prophetic dream reveals major market crash.
I had this dream and shared it in a comment posted on February 24, 2018. In the dream, I was in a group of unfamiliar people and a police officer came and was going to try to take us to the police station for almost walking onto a road. I disagreed with him and he walked me away specifically and I heard him say, “That guy your with from Israel, your family told me about him, … [Read more...] about Prophetic dream shows Dow dropping to about 11,000 to 12,000 range.
We are privileged to live during these days when many Bible prophecies are being fulfilled. Previous generations longed to see these things, but it was not for their time. As these events unfold, it will be the best of times and worst of times at the same time, forever transforming life as we have known it. God has already sent forth many messengers with warnings of trouble … [Read more...] about It’s Time to Take the Promised Land.
Economists are already predicting "the world’s lowest growth in a decade", but it is beginning to look like what we will be facing will be much worse than that. In recent days, numbers have been coming in from all over the planet that are absolutely abysmal. The “global economic slowdown” is rapidly transitioning into a new global economic crisis, and central banks seem … [Read more...] about The Latest Numbers Tell Us That The Global Economic Slowdown Is Accelerating Dramatically
Since the end of the last recession, the outlook for the U.S. economy has never been as dire as it is right now. Everywhere you look, economic red flags are popping up, and the mainstream media is suddenly full of stories about “the coming recession”. After several years of relative economic stability, things appear to be changing dramatically for the U.S. economy and the … [Read more...] about 28 Signs Of Economic Doom As The Pivotal Month Of September Begins
The numbers are telling us that we have never been closer to the next recession than we are right now. The storm clouds that were gathering on the horizon are now directly above us, and suddenly the mainstream media is filled with storiesabout when the next recession will begin and the effect that this may have on President Trump’s chances of winning in 2020. In fact, there … [Read more...] about 11 Reasons Why So Many Experts Believe That A U.S. Economic Crisis Is Imminent
A transportation recession often precedes a recession for the entire economy, and while the debate about when the U.S. economy as a whole will plunge into a recession is quite vigorous right now, the truth is that the debate is over regarding when a transportation recession will begin. Throughout 2017 and most of 2018, U.S. freight shipment volume was booming, and that was a … [Read more...] about In The U.S., A Transportation Recession Has Already Officially Arrived
Z3er Michelle Gibson sent me this dream yesterday, which she received the night before. I had a dream last night that I had gone to an ATM at a bank with a friend. As I was putting my pin number in, a man came up from behind me looking over my shoulder. I told him, "Please move back." He replied, "I did not do anything wrong Michelle." I told my friend, "He just got my … [Read more...] about Prophetic dream warns of trouble getting money out of banks.
Z3er Joe Petersen shared the following dream he received in 2015 regarding a coming economic collapse. I'd like to share a dream I had a while ago. It was much more vivid than others so I wrote it down. Start of dream: I was in my accounting office where I used to work. The lights were off but one wall had large windows so the daylight was good enough to see your way … [Read more...] about Prophetic dream warns of economic collapse in December
“I think I released this to the public in about 2008. I think the Father told me about it 10 or 15 years ago. This is a prophetic word for the United States. I was asking Him about our nation and where we were going and everything. And He said there would be two hurricanes that would hit the United States... and the impression was they would be back to back. I wondered for … [Read more...] about Two Hurricanes, Two Earthquakes, Economic Collapse, and Dollar Devalued 50%
While the enormous damage caused by Hurricane Harvey will be costly for some businesses, like insurance companies, it presents opportunities for other businesses, like those handling the reconstruction projects. One such company is Sterling Construction Company (STRL), the largest civil construction company in Texas, as reported by the National Inflation Association. NIA is … [Read more...] about Hurricane Harvey Makes Winners and Losers
Watch as I separate out My people, those who hear My voice and will not follow another. Watch as I allow the means of your country’s financial dealings to evaporate as the mist from the sea. Watch as the goods and services you thought were normal life are washed away in the sea of your indebtedness and predatory financial methodologies. Watch as the superiority you demand ends … [Read more...] about “Watch as I allow the means of your country’s financial dealings to evaporate as the mist from the sea.”
In an interview on Friday, July 28, with Kitco News, best-selling author and billionaire investor Jim Rogers warns of an economic downturn starting either this year or next year. “I would expect it to start this year or the next…and it’s going to be the worst in your lifetime and my lifetime.” (Source: Kitco News) By describing it as the worst in our lifetime, he is saying it … [Read more...] about Jim Rogers: “It’s going to be the worst in your lifetime and my lifetime.”
In a dream yesterday, someone whom I could not see was showing me a line graph of upcoming moves in the equities market, pointing to it on the page of a magazine. They pointed out two upcoming drops. The first drop was small, but the second was much bigger. The first drop was fairly steep, then hit bottom and bounced right back up with a similar steep move, forming a … [Read more...] about Prophetic Dream Reveals Upcoming Moves in Equities Market
Disneyland is known as a place “where dreams come true” and where every story always has a happy ending. But there is going to be no happy ending for the U.S. economy. Wishful thinking has resulted in one of the greatest stock market rallies in history in recent months, but like all childhood fantasies, it won’t last. The real economy continues to deteriorate, and we can see … [Read more...] about Our Disneyland Economy
America has undergone an amazing transformation during my lifetime, from very little presence of foreigners in my younger days to now having to press one for English. Even more alarming is how these changes have accelerated during the past ten years. The 2008 collapse of the housing market buried nearly every developed nation with unprecedented levels of debt, weakening our … [Read more...] about America is under a curse, but what’s worse, we’re too blind to see it.
Patterns are all around us, occurring in the physical structure of plants and animals, in historical events, in the alignment of stars and planets, and even in financial markets. By recognizing market patterns, we can reduce the risks associated with trading. This post provides some technical charts that can help uncover those patterns so we can make more profitable trades. … [Read more...] about Technical Analysis Charts Help Uncover Profitable Trading Opportunities