Inflation

Forget Gold — Buy TIPS for a True Safe Haven

Gold bugs the world over are lamenting the erosion of their "safe" asset. There's an important lesson for retirement investors -- stick to real safety with TIPS. More 

Does the Fed Think Old People Are Really that Stupid?

The Fed and its policies are almost unfairly hurting retirement investors, and its high time they stopped thinking we are all just stupid and don't get it. More 

Inflation, Easing and Unemployment: The Fed Decoded

The Fed doesn't care how much you pay for a gallon of gas - learn why. More 

The Fed Banks On Moderate Inflation

In a move that surprised essentially no one, the Federal Reserve voted 11-to-1 to stay the course in terms of its zero-interest policy and the markets rejoiced More 

Don’t Panic Over Eventual Rate Hikes

Heading into the Federal Reserve's meeting, there is plenty of chatter over when rising interest rates could hit and what they could mean. More 

The Trillion-Dollar Question: Is Inflation Brewing?

Last week the latest news from the Fed shifted everyone's attention back to the U.S. economy, particularly whether inflationary pressures are brewing. More 

Stocks Will Hit Record High Before Gold Does

India's tax hikes on gold imports could trim physical gold demand and, therefore, counteract Japan's latest monetary easing and raised inflation target. More