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Videos Dealing With Money and the Economy
The Crisis Of Credit Visualized
(The “Pop” of the Housing Bubble)
We often hear about the housing bubble burst and the great recession of 2008 on the news. Television networks often bring in experts to discuss what happened and what they believe will happen in the future. However, during these interviews, the experts use complicated terms such as sub-prime mortgages, collateralized debt obligations, frozen credit markets, and credit default swaps, which can be difficult for most people to understand. As a result, people often become disinterested after just a few minutes.
The question arises, why can’t someone explain what happened in a way that is easy to understand? The good news is that someone has done just that.
What The Heck Is A Bailout?
In just 9 minutes, Paul Grignon, the creator of the popular “Money as Debt” animated series, provides an analysis of our growth-dependent money-as-debt banking system. He proposes an alternative concept of money that is practical and has been used for a long time.
Hyperinflation Nation And Our Coming Monetary Collapse
A documentary outlining America’s bankruptcy and the coming hyperinflation that will ensue if the government doesn’t reverse spending IMMEDIATELY!
End of the Road: How Money Became Worthless
In 2008, the world experienced a major financial crisis that caused markets around the world to crash, stock prices to plummet, and major financial institutions to show signs of collapse. Governments responded quickly by issuing massive bailouts and stimulus packages to prevent a total collapse of the world economy.
Although these measures prevented a complete collapse of the system, a sense of unease has spread throughout the population. Cracks have started to appear in the world of finance and all facets of modern life. What lies ahead as a result of these ‘money printing’ measures? Were the problems truly solved, or were they simply postponed?
Hidden Secrets Of Money
Mike Maloney’s “Hidden Secrets of Money” is a 5-part video series that offers a unique perspective on the history of money and its role in today’s economy. Although Mr. Maloney is a gold salesman, the economic viewpoints presented in the films are valid and worth viewing for educational purposes. It’s important to note that we’re embedding these videos solely for their educational value and not as an endorsement of Mr. Maloney or his business.
Episode 1 – Currency vs. Money
In this episode of “Hidden Secrets of Money,” Mike Maloney takes you to Egypt to explain the difference between currency and money. Understanding this difference is essential and will pave the way for your understanding of future episodes. It’s one of the most important lessons you will ever learn because, without knowing exactly what money is, it’s difficult to learn about it.
Episode 2 – The Seven Stages of Empire
In this episode of “Hidden Secrets of Money,” Mike takes you to Greece to explore the evolution of currency into money and learn about one of the most predictable long-term economic cycles – the Seven Stages of Empire. Later, he takes you to a private meeting in London where he connects the dots of the seven stages across the last 140 years of our own monetary history.
Episode 3 – From Dollar Crisis to Golden Opportunity
Episode 4 – The Biggest Scam In The History Of Mankind (In 7 Easy Steps)
In Episode 4 of “Hidden Secrets of Money,” you will learn about one of the biggest secrets in the history of the world, a secret that has enormous effects for everyone who lives on this planet. Most people sense that something isn’t right with the world economy, but few understand what it is. In the past, families could survive on just one paycheck, but now it seems that things are more out of control than ever before. You’re about to discover the system that’s ultimately responsible for most of the inequality in our world today. The powers that be do not want you to know about this because it’s what’s kept them at the top of the financial food chain for the past century.
Episode 5 – Where Does Money Come From
In the fifth episode of “Hidden Secrets of Money,” Michael Maloney takes us to Berlin and Frankfurt, where we were given access to film the money museum inside the Bundesbank, one of the world’s largest central banks. This episode is an ideal introduction for those who are awakening to the monetary system around them. It clearly demonstrates the history of true money and why it’s so important for our freedom. The quality of a society is directly linked to the quality of its money. When a currency is debased for an extended period, it can result in dangerous deficits, debt-driven disasters, and eventually delusional dictators. History has proven this to be true.
For further insight into what it was like to film inside a central bank, check out the Exclusive Presentation that accompanies this episode on our website. In it, Mike shares his experience of viewing the displays and explanations from an Austrian economics perspective. He also shares his thoughts on where he believes we are in the following cycles.