For God so loved…

  We begin with: John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.  There is so much revelation contained in this one verse yet for the most part we have missed the deeper revelations made available to… Continue reading For God so loved…

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Fraud and Deception in the Financial Markets: Crisis may make 1929 look a ‘walk in the park’

  What is fraud? It is "the intentional deception resulting in injury to another person."  The Scripture has several stories containing fraud.  Jacob defrauded is brother.  Laban defrauded Jacob.  The list goes on.  Typically, fraud has scarcity connected to it.  Jacob thought that Isaac’s blessing was going to Esau and there would be nothing left… Continue reading Fraud and Deception in the Financial Markets: Crisis may make 1929 look a ‘walk in the park’

Code Red: International Banking Liquidity has serious problems

  An article in the Telegraph (U.K.) this weekend discusses the need to reduce the capital reserve requirements of banks (see http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml?xml=/money/2007/12/15/cnbanking115.xml).  The reserve requirements of a bank dictate or govern the amount of money banks can loan.  It is a "buffer" or reserve of cash to guard against bad loans.  For example, if the… Continue reading Code Red: International Banking Liquidity has serious problems

Financial Safety within the System: Current Status-Orange

  Many people who read this site have financial assets whether they be bank deposits, stocks, or bonds.  In recent years, the financial industry has promoted the use of electronic deposits of stocks, bonds, and other instruments.  I am no longer confident that this method is safe from disruption.  I recommend that you take action… Continue reading Financial Safety within the System: Current Status-Orange