About Bill Bonner

Since founding Agora Inc. in 1979, Bill Bonner has found success and garnered camaraderie in numerous communities and industries. A man of many talents, his entrepreneurial savvy, unique writings, philanthropic undertakings, and preservationist activities have all been recognized and awarded by some of America's most respected authorities.
Along with Addison Wiggin, his friend and colleague, Bill has written two New York Times best-selling books, Financial Reckoning Day and Empire of Debt. Both works have been critically acclaimed internationally. With political journalist Lila Rajiva, he wrote his third New York Times best-selling book, Mobs, Messiahs and Markets, which offers concrete advice on how to avoid the public spectacle of modern finance. Since 1999, Bill has been a daily contributor and the driving force behind Markets and MoneyDice Have No Memory: Big Bets & Bad Economics from Paris to the Pampas, the newest book from Bill Bonner, is the definitive compendium of Bill's daily reckonings from more than a decade: 1999-2010.  To have Bill's reckonings delivered straight to your inbox subscribe to Markets and Money for free here.
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Where to Put Your Money Now

Now we find ourselves making money. What to do with it? Stocks? Bonds? Cash? Gold? Real estate? Let’s back up and work through the choices…

Charged by an Enraged Bull

The economy is not growing at a ‘moderate speed’. Officially, per capita growth is less than 1% a year. What kind of ‘oomph’ is that?
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‘High Noon’ for Stocks

The bright sun is at its zenith. Only twice in history has the sun been higher in the sky, he says — 1929, 1999…both before major stock market plunges.

Fake News from the Fed

The Fed fiddles with short-term interest rates…President Trump tweets a threat to the Freedom Caucus…the GOP proposes a new health-care plan…

Doom Index Says Beware!

One doom indicator we highlighted earlier is the flow of credit. Another indicator that will be part of our Doom Index is the level of margin debt.

The Empire Needs an Emperor

This leaves power in the hands of a special group of insiders — the Deep State. Collectively, this group might see that the empire is headed for destruction.